Sep 20, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog and Handbook 
2021-2022 Catalog and Handbook

Advanced Certificate in Management

Academic Director: Bonnie D. Oglensky, PhD
CUNY School of Professional Studies
101 West 31st Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10001
Email Contact: Lianna Scull,

The Program

The Advanced Certificate in Management explores the field through the study of key elements in contemporary management applications. Students scrutinize the theory and practice of human behavior in organizations, motivation, leadership, and the supervision of staff and financial resources with the goal of increasing management competencies in a variety of settings. The program places particular emphasis on developing communication, conflict resolution and leadership skills.

Partnership with The Medical Laboratory Sciences Program of Hunter College (MLS/HC)

CUNY SPS partners with the Medical Laboratory Sciences program of Hunter College (MLS/HC) in offering Hunter College’s M.S. in Biomedical Laboratory Management (BLM) degree. The 30-credit curriculum is divided between MLS/HC (offering science and biomedicine classes) and CUNY SPS (offering business and management classes and the Advanced Certificate in Management). The M.S. degree is granted by Hunter College. Students taking the CUNY SPS courses through the M.S. degree apply through Hunter College. For additional information about the program at Hunter College, including information sessions, visit

Admissions Criteria

Candidates for admission to advanced certificate programs must possess a bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher from an accredited undergraduate institution.

Program Requirements

Nine credits are required for the certificate. Students must complete nine credits from among the following courses: