Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Business Administration


This program is designed to provide a means for individuals with undergraduate degrees in non-business fields to obtain knowledge of basic business functional areas within a relatively short period of time. The program’s objectives are to present essential, general business knowledge via a carefully selected group of courses, enabling individuals with an interest in or need for familiarity with business topics to gain the needed knowledge and skills.



Individuals who have completed a baccalaureate degree in a non-business field are eligible to apply to the Post-Baccalaureate Business Administration Certificate program. This program will enhance the effectiveness of those who need basic business knowledge to be more effective in their professional capacity. Examples include those with technology degrees, those in health care and engineering professions, and those with non-business professional degrees. Individuals who possess undergraduate degrees in non-business fields but who aspire to managerial or administrative positions, who are considering obtaining an MBA, or who need basic business knowledge to begin or sustain their own business or other entrepreneurial ventures may also be interested in this certificate.

Other factors considered for admission to the program include:

  • A baccalaureate degree in a non-business field as verified by transcript submission.
  • Formal application to the university is required.


Program Outcomes

Those who earn a Southeastern Post-Baccalaureate Business Administration certificate will develop business competencies in basic business disciplines, including:

  • Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Economics
  • Management
  • Marketing


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For More Information:

Department Head
Management and Business Administration
SLU Box 10813
Hammond, LA 70402

Tel: 985-549-2086
Fax: 985-549-2881