Terry College of Business

Executive Education

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University of Georgia Terry College of Business Executive Programs offers a suite of conferences
and educational leadership programs designed to meet the needs of businesses and executives.

Entrepreneurship

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Tarkenton Certificate in Entrepreneurship

The Tarkenton Certificate in Entrepreneurship gives you the power to make your own way. It’s a comprehensive program that delivers the knowledge and tools you need to start or accelerate your business. Combining the educational expertise of the University of Georgia Terry College of Business faculty with the entrepreneurial legacy of the Tarkenton Institute, the program teaches not only business skills but also entrepreneurial thinking. Our Program includes 100 hours of video lectures and hands-on practical assignments to prepare you for the world of entrepreneurship.

Finance

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CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™

Thinking of becoming a financial planner? UGA’s Terry College of Business offers a registered program of the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. that will develop the skills and knowledge needed to prepare for the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ exam. Online and at Terry Executive Education Center, 3475 Lenox Road, Atlanta, GA 30326

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CERTIFIED PERSONAL RETIREMENT SPECIALIST™

While fully addressing the retirement subjects covered by CFP® certification programs, the CPRS™ program goes even further by emphasizing practical applications and cutting-edge planning techniques in the three key areas of Sales Ideas & Solutions, Asset Protection, and Real World Strategies.

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CFO Roundtable

The CFO Roundtable is the preeminent forum for CFOs and senior finance executives to exchange best practices and can be invaluable for developing strategies for financial planning. Quarterly events are designed by and for CFOs and senior finance executives on topics relevant to the finance community. Alongside Terry College of Business, Office of Executive Programs, the invitation-only program facilitates peer-to-peer discussions that deliver practical value.

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Financial Modeling

This program serves as an introduction to financial modeling using Excel. Participants learn how to create financial models that solve a variety of applied situations. In an online, hands-on setting, the program provides the skills to apply financial concepts and spreadsheet tools for effective decision making.

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Fundamentals of Finance

A fundamental understanding of finances by leaders ensures that all areas of the business are thoughtfully considered when evaluating and implementing strategic changes. In University of Georgia’s online Fundamentals of Finance program, you’ll learn the basic concepts and analytical tools of finance in the corporate finance and investment arenas.

Management

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Accelerating Leadership for Women

Why do so many women plateau in middle management? Confidence and resiliency are tested by cultural and organizational norms and biases. Individual beliefs and perceptions about leadership become tangible roadblocks. That’s when it happens - career optimism shifts into career conflict or stalled advancement.

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Leading Change

Whether responding to a pandemic or adjusting to disruptive technologies, today’s organizations are forced to deal with an unprecedented pace of change. The result? Organizations with a “change ready” culture are positioned to thrive—while others are at risk.

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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

A Lean Six Sigma certification from the Terry College of Business sets you apart from your colleagues as being uniquely equipped with the right combination of analytical problem-solving, critical thinking, and process-improvement skills.

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

A Lean Six Sigma certification from the Terry College of Business sets you apart from your colleagues as being uniquely equipped with the right combination of analytical problem-solving, critical thinking, and process-improvement skills.

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Project Mangement

The demand for project management skills in today’s business environment continues to increase with rapidly evolving, complex infrastructures and expanding global reach. University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business is proud to offer a Project Management course that addresses the often-overlooked leadership and communication skills critical to overseeing a project to completion.

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Strategic Decision Making

Strategic Decision Making and Crisis Management probes the complex ways people process information and make decisions. Experienced executives and new leaders will benefit from learning about the leading research in the field. The knowledge to formulate a message that considers the situation and audience expectations can make a leader’s communication highly effective, whether for a CEO responding to a product failure, a restaurant manager announcing layoffs in an economic downturn, or a hospital manager announcing a no-visitor policy.

Marketing

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Certificate in Digital Marketing

Digital marketing is now a necessary skill in the modern workplace, whether you are a marketing professional, manager of a marketing team, or an executive who needs to understand the strategic landscape of the modern marketplace. The Terry College of Business has partnered with Silicon Valley experts to design comprehensive training programs specific to these job roles, to provide you access to the knowledge you need, and the skills and strategies required to enhance your existing career path and knowledge base.

Technology

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Business Process Management

Business process management is a vital prerequisite for major information technology initiatives such as implementing or upgrading ERP/IT systems (SAP, PeopleSoft, Workday, and Oracle Cloud) or moving systems to the cloud. This program introduces you to methods to discover, document, visualize, and improve processes to reduce cost and boost efficiency.

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Digital Transformation Symposium

Digital Transformation guides professionals through the fundamentals and technologies needed to transform their business. This program brings professional leaders together to learn, explore, and share best practices to prepare their organization for change.

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Essentials of Data Science: Core Skills for Analytics Certification

Looking to boost your capabilities — and your career? Offered in collaboration with University of South Carolina and INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences), this training immerses you in the concepts needed to stimulate your data science and analytics journey. Sharpen your fundamentals and learn test-taking strategies to earn Certified Analytics Professional (CAP®) and other relevant credentials.

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Fundamentals of Cloud Computing

Business organizations are moving IT assets to the cloud at an increasingly rapid pace — decisions that have significant financial, security, and productivity implications. This program will give you an overview of essential concepts and current thinking in cloud computing.

Trucking

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Trucking Profitability Strategies Conference

Trucking Profitability Strategies brings senior trucking professionals together to discuss best practices and emerging trends that can immediately improve performance and profitability and prepare participants for future opportunities and challenges. For 30 years this program has continued to feature leaders in trucking as presenters and panelists.