Postgraduate Certificates & Diplomas
WHAT IS A UCC MASTERTRACK POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE/DIPLOMA?
UCC MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificates and Diplomas are a series of graduate level courses from the UCC & other top international universities designed to advance the career of our students. MasterTrack Postgraduate courses showcase deep learning and in-demand skills to employers and can help our students get started on a path toward completing an advanced degree. In other words, they can conveniently accelerate & fast track their master’s degree.
HOW TO EARN A MASTERTRACK POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE
To earn the postgraduate certificate, students must complete and successfully earn a certificate in four (4) MasterTrack Postgraduate courses, which include 4 virtually-proctored exams.
HOW TO EARN A MASTERTRACK POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA
To earn the postgraduate diploma, students must complete and successfully earn a certificate in seven (7) MasterTrack Postgraduate courses, which include 7 virtually-proctored exams.
A formal bachelor degree is not required for admission. However, mature applicants must have at least three to five years of managerial decision making experience in the relevant discipline.
DELIVERY MODALITY & DURATION
All courses will be offered 100% online and will be either instructor-led or self-paced via LIVE and asynchronous video-based delivery. Each of the four (4) or seven (7) courses for the MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma respectively can be completed within six (6)-eight (8) weeks.
FROM A UCC MASTERTRACK POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE OR DIPLOMA TO A UCC MASTER’S DEGREE
UCC MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificates & Diplomas are designed to offer learners a pathway to an advanced degree and can count as credit toward completing a Master’s degree program. The MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma, however, does not guarantee admission. Graduates from the MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma program will need to complete the standard application process to the UCC and meet all entrance requirements for the Graduate School. In general, therefore, learners who successfully earn this UCC MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma may apply for admission to a UCC Master’s program, and if accepted, the MasterTrack Postgraduate program certificate or diploma will count towards the degree.
Proposed Initial List of MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificates or Diplomas:
Self-Paced, On-Demand Online Programs – From Proposed New Masters Degree Programs:
Supply Chain Management
Managing Technology & Innovation
Marketing in a Digital World
Internet of Things (IoT)
Principles of Manufacturing
Accounting & Financial Management
Tuition: US$900 – US$1,200 per MasterTrack Postgraduate Certificate