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Graduate & Professional Studies

  • Business School

Advanced Critical Thinking and Decision Making

You might be a problem solver by nature or just a motivated professional looking for an edge, but this certificate is a fantastic, fast way to up your game. You’ll learn to recognize common issues and creative solutions, as well as excel in risk management, consulting, and negotiation with collaborative, conversational courses taught by some of the best professionals local business has to offer. 

  • $775
    Per Credit
  • 3
  • 1x
    Per Week
  • Business School
The problem solving and analysis course put us in a real situation of solving a problem for a customer. It gave us a great chance to refine the skills we had been working on and gain the confidence that they will translate to the real-world.
— Jason Destratis

Successful Professionals

  • Managers

    There are tough decisions to be made every day. You and your employer need to be confident that the call you make today will benefit everyone down the line. 

  • Consultants

    If you live to solve today’s most critical business issues, find the patterns, and save the day as a freelancer, our certificate will keep you up-to-date and ready. 

  • Analysts

    You’ve got the data, now how do you act on it? Whether you’re assessing risk or engaging forecasts, being able to think outside-the-box is a must. 

  • Required Courses

Nichols College Graduate Certificate Programs

Certificates are a fast, affordable way to grow your professional value. These programs are open to every professional with a bachelor's degree, and all credits earned can be put toward your Nichols master's degree if you decide to continue your education.