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Business & Management Certificate Programs

Agile Principles and Practices Certificate
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Agile project management utilizes a variety of methodologies such as Scrum, Lean, Kanban, extreme programming (XP), and test-driven development (TDD).
Cost: $1,599 Start/End Date: 09/07/2019 - 10/07/2019 CEUs: 2.7
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Bookkeeper Professional Certificate
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This unique course will provide you the skills necessary to become savvy with QuickBooks accounting software allowing for hands-on practice inside and outside the classroom.
Cost: $1,999 Start/End Date: 08/12/2019 - 12/02/2019 CEUs: 9
Location: KSU Center

Certified Financial Planner™ Program
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Gain training through this CFP® Board of Standards certified program designed to prepare you for the CFP® Certification Exam.  
Cost: $3,999 Start/End Date: 08/13/2019 - 10/01/2020 CEUs: 27
Location: KSU Center

Construction Principles and Practices Certificate
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This foundational program is for individuals desiring to break into the rapidly growing construction field.
Cost: $2,499 Start/End Date: 09/07/2019 - 10/26/2019 CEUs: 4
Location: KSU Center

Human Resources Management SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certificate (Alpharetta)
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Earn the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy.
Cost: $1,799 Start/End Date: 08/20/2019 - 11/12/2019 CEUs: 5.4
Location: Alpharetta - Synchrony Financial

Human Resources Management SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certificate (Kennesaw)
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Earn the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy.
Cost: $1,799 Start/End Date: 08/22/2019 - 11/14/2019 CEUs: 5.4
Location: KSU Center

Human Resources Management SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certificate Online
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Earn the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy.
Cost: $1,799 Start/End Date: 08/24/2019 - 11/16/2019 CEUs: 4.2
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Human Resources Management SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certificate (Atlanta)
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Earn the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy.
Cost: $1,799 Start/End Date: 08/29/2019 - 11/21/2019 CEUs: 5.4
Location: Atlanta - Turner Broadcasting

Human Resources Management SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certificate (Saturday)
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Earn the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) and prove your knowledge, competency and value to colleagues and to employers looking for a competitive edge in today’s global economy.
Cost: $1,799 Start/End Date: 09/18/2019 - 12/07/2019 CEUs: 5.2
Location: KSU Center

Microsoft Project Certificate
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Master end-to-end project management skills by learning the industry’s most popular project management tool: Microsoft Project.
Cost: $1,399 Start/End Date: 08/03/2019 - 08/28/2019 CEUs: 2.4
Location: KSU Center

Payroll Fundamentals Certificate
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This course is designed for new payroll professionals and those who support the payroll industry.  
Cost: $1,299 Start/End Date: 08/08/2019 - 10/10/2019 CEUs: 3.1
Location: KSU Center

Payroll Mastery Certificate
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This program is designed for experienced payroll professionals seeking compliance training, professional development, or CPP certification preparation.
Cost: $1,499 Start/End Date: 08/07/2019 - 10/05/2019 CEUs: 3.6
Location: KSU Center

Project Management Certificate
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Master a skill that’s crucial in multiple industries with a qualification employers routinely seek.
Cost: $4,549 Start/End Date: 09/05/2019 - 12/05/2019 CEUs: 7.2
Location: KSU Center

Project Management Certificate
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Master a skill that’s crucial in multiple industries with a qualification employers routinely seek.
Cost: $4,549 Start/End Date: 01/23/2020 - 04/21/2020 CEUs: 7.2
Location: KSU Center

Social Media Marketing Certificate
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Keep pace with one of the fastest moving mediums by effectively using social media to market your business.
Cost: $1,249 Start/End Date: 09/04/2019 - 09/30/2019 CEUs: 2.4
Location: KSU Center

Business & Management Courses

Certified Financial Planner™ Program
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Gain training through this CFP® Board of Standards certified program designed to prepare you for the CFP® Certification Exam.  
Cost: $3,999 Start/End Date: 01/15/2020 - 03/03/2021 CEUs: 0
Location: KSU Center

Construction Cost Estimating and Bid Preparation
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Further explore the estimating process with an emphasis on pricing the general contractor’s work, including estimating procedures, development of direct and indirect unit costs, evaluation of subcontractor bids, bidding strategy and bid opening.  
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 08/15/2019 - 08/29/2019 CEUs: 2
Location: KSU Center

Construction Graphics
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This course will focus on the fundamentals of graphic language used by construction professionals with an emphasis on developing skills in expressing concepts in visual form and in reading architectural and engineering construction documents.  
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 07/09/2019 - 07/23/2019 CEUs: 2
Location: KSU Center

Construction Graphics
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This course will focus on the fundamentals of graphic language used by construction professionals with an emphasis on developing skills in expressing concepts in visual form and in reading architectural and engineering construction documents.  
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 11/07/2019 - 11/21/2019 CEUs: 2
Location: KSU Center

Construction Project Administration
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Areas of construction project administration covered in this course include the different parts of planning for the construction phase of a project.
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 10/10/2019 - 10/24/2019 CEUs: 2
Location: KSU Center

Construction Scheduling
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Learn management techniques used in controlling time and cost of construction projects.
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 09/12/2019 - 09/26/2019 CEUs: 2
Location: KSU Center

Fundamentals of Human Resources Management
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This is an overview and introductory course of the Human Resource function where students learn the building blocks of effective Human Resource Management.
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 09/16/2019 - 10/07/2019 CEUs: 1.2
Location: KSU Center

Fundamentals of Human Resources Management
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This is an overview and introductory course of the Human Resource function where students learn the building blocks of effective Human Resource Management.
Cost: $599 Start/End Date: 04/27/2020 - 05/18/2020 CEUs: 1.2
Location: KSU Center

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Dean's Desk: CPE Ranked in SHRM's Top Enrollment Institutions
SHRM Letter: KSU's College of Professional Education Ranked #8 in SHRM's Top Enrollment Institutions.
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Pharmacy Tech Graduate Daniel Evans on the job at the pharmacy.
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Dean's Desk: SummerU at CPE
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Dean's Desk: What's Next for Today's High School Graduates?
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