Through our Open Enrollment offerings, EPE’s programs cater to professionals who are looking to take their professional careers to the next level, or transition into a new industry or role. Individuals will learn the necessary skills that can be taken from the classroom and applied directly on the job.
Enhance your résumé, learn key business concepts, and gain the confidence to succeed in the complex global business environment with the FIU Business Essentials Certificate program. Build a foundation of core business skills in project management, international business, analytics, marketing, finance, accounting and organizational behavior. Use your business fundamentals skills to transition to a new career, start or improve your own small business, or apply to business school to continue your education. Earn valuable business certifications in Business Essentials for the Global Marketplace, Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and IBM Watson Analytics.
The Certified Treasury Professional® (CTP) Certification, sponsored by the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP), is recognized as the global standard of excellence in corporate treasury and finance. FIU's Certified Treasury Professional program follows the AFP-recommended system for exam preparation, utilizing AFP materials and covering all of the content needed to pass the CTP Exam. Participants will engage in group-discussions, along with the mentorship of a professional executive.
This program covers the fundamentals of the "Project Management Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK®) in a format that is designed to meet the daily challenges of project management through the principles, methods, and the techniques and practices for managing projects of all sizes and degrees of complexity. The program is excellent preparation for the PMP® Certification, a credential that is quickly becoming a career advantage in project management.
In this 2-day advanced certificate program, participants will engage academics, industry leaders, and security professionals in assessing the most critical cyber threats facing the public and private sectors in the 21st century. Participants will learn best practices about organizational structures, processes, and legal considerations. Participants will also be exposed to strategies and the most effective approaches to implementing strategies in the workplace. Upon completion of the program, participants will earn an Executive Certificate in Cybersecurity Leadership and Strategy from Florida International University.
FIU’s Office of Executive and Professional Education has developed the Financial and Estate Planning program, in efforts of educating individuals and families to become knowledgeable, empowered consumers with a greater sense of financial well-being. This 10-hour program offers participants the knowledge and insight necessary to make more informed financial decisions and create a personal financial plan.
This executive certificate program is designed for individuals who are preparing to become a Florida Licensed Healthcare Risk Manager. This program is approved by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) and provides continuing education credit towards advancement in the American College of Healthcare Executives.
This program offers a solid foundation in the latest HR practices and current and critical legal issues. Participants will be trained in-depth on ways to accommodate global HR issues, the latest on information systems and policies, and protection strategies for your organization. Our executive professionals will also provide strategies regarding the best approaches to hire and retain top performers.
This program offered participants increased knowledge in retail fundamentals, including how to develop a 360° approach and professionalize retail luxury goods managers through focused and practical learning modules. It also provided a global overview of key competencies for the organization's leadership performing functions as retail managers or country managers with diverse career backgrounds.
This Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Training & Certification course will enable you to manage process improvement programs and help you become a better leader. The Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Training will teach you to: Manage multiple projects and ensure their alignment to meet organizational goals, coach Green Belts to complete successful projects that deliver significant, sustainable results, communicate and influence people at all levels of your organization to manage change effectively and understand the why, what and how of statistical analysis tools.
Lean Six Sigma combines Lean Manufacturing (originally developed by Toyota) and Six Sigma (originally developed by Motorola). The application of Lean Six Sigma allows quality and efficiency improvements to be effectively realized. The focus of Lean is speed, efficiency and taking waste out of a process. Six Sigma focuses on effectiveness and removal of errors. When combined it can be a powerful management tool that can greatly improve an organization’s performance, by providing a structured approach to resolving problems. This methodology, known as the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) applies in a manufacturing or service-based context. This is an advanced course designed to provide students green belt certification after completing the yellow belt certification.
This Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt Training will help you understand what Lean Six Sigma is and how it works so you can begin improving processes right away. You will know why organizations use Lean Six Sigma and how Lean Six Sigma works. This program will enhance your comprehension of the elementary concepts of the Lean Six Sigma methodology, DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control).
The Project Management Professional Certification (PMP®) is an essential credential for any reputable Project Manager. Becoming PMP Certified indicates that individuals comprehend the concepts of successfully delivering and leading projects and understand the global language of project management. This boot-camp styled program is geared towards preparing individuals to take the PMP exam. The PMP Certification Review Bootcamp is based on the most current version of the PMBOK® Guide.
Project management is possibly the most critical skill separating successful managers from ineffectual ones. This three-day program will introduce a project management discipline that can be implemented in any organization. Participants will acquire tools to plan, estimate, schedule, and control projects ranging from the simple to the complex. This course will prepare our participants for the Certified Associate Project Management (CAPM®) exam administered through the Project Management Institute (PMI).
This program provides participants with an in-depth comprehension of how to establish and implement PMO, as a channel for communication, coordination, standards, policies, processes and training for all project in the corporate portfolio. This course is designed for PMO directors and managers, project managers with minimum 3 years of experience, and any other stakeholders involved in project community managed by a PMO.
Establish yourself as a globally recognized human resource expert by earning the new standard in HR certification: SHRM Certified Professional and SHRM Senior Certified Professional. These certifications reflect what HR practitioners need to know to be leaders in the profession and can open doors for advancement. Our course will allow you to expand and test your knowledge and practical, real-life competencies in areas critical for HR career success.
Our half-day seminar, presented by FIU College of Business and TD Bank, America’s Most Convenient Bank, one of the 10 largest banks in the U.S., will focus on strategic options for growth and expansion. Designed just for businesses like yours —established businesses poised for growth— this highly interactive program features experts in the field. Come join us for this in-depth journey into the actionable insights and best practices that are shaping the new Omnichannel world for businesses.