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Designed especially for working professionals, this 5 week's crisp MBA Essentials program will help the learners to reinforce and refresh one's management skills and fundamentals. The course will be covering the key concepts of all major management domains which are critical for any management professional. It provides participants with a clear picture of how organizations operate, their structures and management methodology for analyzing organizations, strategy, human capital, marketing and other operational challenges.

This program also includes a Business Analytics module, which will help learners acquire the much in-demand skills in contemporary business settings- Data Analytics. Any successful business and hence leaders should know how to use the data to improve operational efficiencies and help design better services and products for one’s customers. With this Business Analytics domain, learners will be introduced to different types of data analytical methods, decision making algorithms, trends analysis and various data manipulation techniques.

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*This Course is free for learning including assesment. The Successful student will have an option to claim a Blockchain Verified Certification for this Course.

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  • Get more confident at Managing your Business better by brushing up your management fundamentals.
  • Acquire knowledge of core management concepts and business practices within just 4 weeks 
  • Simple, crisp, to-the-point course delivery which is completely online and self-paced
  • Get competitive advantage with Data Analytics skills.
  • Leaders of innovative teams, or teams that wish to be innovative 
  • Professionals from startups, Fortune 500 companies, non-profits and the public sector 
  • Marketing, sales, finance, and project management teams 
  • Engineers and project team leads who want to be more creative 
  • Entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs 
  • Teacher and Academicians 
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Acacia University Professional Development (AUPD) is an extension of Arizona, USA-based Acacia University. A pioneer and leader in distance education since 2000, Acacia University is committed to providing accessible, high-quality education to a diverse, global learning community. AUPD, in association with UniAthena, offers short course certifications for working professionals and higher education enthusiasts seeking to enhance their skills and knowledge base. With their technical and vocational focus, these specialized courses aim to empower learners to succeed in a rapidly evolving and highly competitive world.

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If you don't want to spend years acquiring full degrees, short courses are the ideal approach to enhance your profession. The following are some of the advantages of taking short courses:

Start learning right away – We don't always have a clear picture of what we want to do or how we want to do it. Short courses might help you get started with your studies.

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Self-Paced learning is purely a digital learning option. The mode of learning is always online. However, learners do not need to set schedules, unlike online courses. As its name implies, Online Self Paced allows learners to learn the desired subject at their own pace. With 24*7 accessibility and information at their fingertips, learners are not restricted to any set schedule. With self-paced learning, you can take short breaks whenever you want, making it easy to retain information. Be it your home couch, at your desk or on the go, the pre-recorded Expert lectures are available whenever you want. Self-Paced learning is the gold standard when it comes to upskilling online

You can choose your courses from the different course categories that we are providing. The types of courses we are providing are: Basics,Essential, Mastering, Diploma, Executive Diploma MBA Essentials.

In today's busy world, self-paced courses are the most practical option. If you're always on the go and can't make it to online classes, self-paced courses are the perfect solution. It allows individuals to take courses no matter where they are, and whenever they want. With self-paced courses, you can study at a time and pace that works for you. Self-paced courses are considered to be beneficial for learners with demanding jobs who cannot attend classes during regular hours. Learning self-paced courses has proven to solve learners' problems, particularly working professionals. You no longer have to wait for the right time to learn something new. Select your desired subject and grow your skills at your own pace.

There is no eligibility criteria for the short courses. Anyone who is ready for upskilling can utilize our platform.

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When it comes to the acceptability and credibility of online degrees, top recruiters around the world highly value them. For aspirants and working professionals, there is a lot on the line. Individuals are burdened with work assignments, personal commitments, daily hustles, and more. Online credentials are gaining acceptance with recruiters everywhere.      

  • According to the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), 92 percent of employers view Online degrees from brick-and-mortar schools as favourable.
  • 71 percent of organizations indicated that they had hired a job applicant with an Online degree in the last 12 months.

As many as 83% of business leaders see an Online degree at a “well-known” institution as having the same value as an on-campus degree.

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The certificate can be claimed once you have completed the course by attending all the quizzes and scoring the pass marks.

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These are professional certification courses, and do not carry any credits.

First login with your id and then choose the course you want. Start the course by clicking the “Start Now” option below the course card.

The assessment is carried out through formal quizzes configured throughout the course at chapter levels. The students have to secure a minimum of 50% score to pass.

Yes, you can enrol in more than 1 program simultaneously

Your progress will be tracked through the quizzes configured in the courses.

You always have lifetime access to the course resources.

Create your account by Signing into a short course. Give your First name, Last name, Email id and password for signing up. Enrol in your course and start learning.

The courses are basically divided into 7 Levels

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Charges applied vary for different courses. Here are the certificate charges: Basics - 50 USD Essentials - 75 USD Mastering - 100 USD Diploma - 150 USD Executive diploma - 200 USD MBA essential - 250 USD.

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These courses impart learners with basic general knowledge on the subject so that they can carry out simple tasks. Learners get an overall idea of the subject but they are expected to work and learn under direct supervision in a structured environment.

Essential courses lay stress on the conceptual framework of the course. It helps learners to think beyond the fundamentals of a subject and covers the analytical models, approaches, applications and core terminologies associated with the subject.

Mastering a course equips learners with a practical guide in understanding the critical aspects of a particular subject. It trains learners to develop a skillful approach in identifying and evaluating business metrics that affects the functioning of a business.

Executive diplomas are structured to help business professionals, it offers a combination of fundamentals, strategies and applied business models of the subject. It encourages learners to transform significant insights into a problem solving approach for the business enterprise.