The certificate programs at Centenary University are an excellent option for students looking to add to their professional credentials without committing to a full degree program (and, the credits can count toward your full B.S. in Business Administration degree program).

Designed to advance your expertise, skills and knowledge and offering maximum flexibility to students, the certificate programs at Centenary University provide the opportunity for professional growth in a specialized area of study.

Our certificate offerings include:

  • Undergraduate-level certificate in Social Media Marketing – This certificate is ideal for anyone, in any field, who wants to update their skills in the areas of digital marketing and social media platforms. Students will learn how to enhance business and marketing initiatives using social media tools.  Classes are held online and at Centenary University.
  • Graduate-level certificates in Data Analytics, Finance, Health Administration, Leadership, Marketing, and Sustainable Practices – These certificate programs are designed for professionals holding undergraduate or advanced degrees seeking to advance their expertise, skills and credentials in an area of specialization for career growth. Classes are delivered online only to provide maximum flexibility to busy professionals as they gain specialized knowledge for career advancement.


Our certificate programs are a highly valuable standalone option for students who have existing degrees. They are also a great opportunity for students who may eventually want to continue on into our accelerated MBA program or our undergraduate degree-completion programs.


Our certificate programs are at a lower cost per credit, but they are ineligible for Financial Aid.

Industry Focused

Certificate classes are taught by experienced, faculty with industry expertise, who bring real-world knowledge into the classroom. You will also find yourself collaborating on projects with your classmates — professionals who represent a variety of fields and major companies from throughout the region.


Accelerated, 8-week courses, online or in-person at our Hackettstown location.
Complete in just 8 months!