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Graduate Certificate in Risk Management

Total Credit Hours: 12 | Time to Completion: 8- 12 months* | Tuition: $532 per credit hour** 

Helping your employer to manage risk and make strategic choices can be a lucrative and valued career. With the skills to properly assess various forms of risk, you'll be in-demand amongst employers.

The online risk management certificate program from Husson University is designed to help you prepare students to identify, analyze and evaluate potential risks in organizations of all types. As you study this interdisciplinary curriculum, you'll focus on key topics like crisis management, employee benefits, strategic selling and more. You will learn to minimize and avoid potential threats in any course of action, improving business outcomes, seizing opportunities, and helping lead your company to success.

Offering the only online risk management graduate certificate program in Maine, Husson is committed to helping students develop the knowledge and skillset to succeed in this field. You will study in a fully online format, taught by a faculty made up of experienced industry professionals who will help you put your learning to work in coursework that replicates what you'll be doing in your risk management career.

Whether you are ready to increase your skills in enterprise management or build on your experience before pursuing a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Husson's online graduate certificate in risk management can help you meet your professional goals. If you're currently an MBA student, you may add this certificate to your MBA concentration, customizing your studies and preparing for leadership opportunities.

Are you ready to pursue a career in this field? With a degree from Husson, it's no risk. Check out the course map below, or you can request more info or speak to a department advisor.


*Time to completion will vary based on individual student course load. **All rates subject to change

Course Map


Choose four of the following:

BA 750 Fundamentals of Risk Management: 3
BA 751 Employee Benefits: 3
BA 752 Crisis Management: 3
BA 753 Corporate Risk Management: 3
BA 754 Strategic Selling: 3
BA 799 Topics: Risk Management: 3