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Professional Science Administration Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Professional Science Administration is a specialized, condensed graduate program for students with a science background who seek business expertise and professional training to advance their managerial careers in science-related industry, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. The 12-credit certificate includes three “Plus Courses” taught by highly qualified business professors as well as one elective class. Courses are conveniently offered in the evenings and during the winter and summer sessions to accommodate students already working in science-related fields.

Why Earn a Graduate Certificate at Brockport?

  • Enhance your professional qualifications with a concentrated graduate program.
  • Study at an affordable, nationally-recognized university.
  • Experience personalized attention while working with award-winning faculty scholars.

Admissions Requirements

The Graduate Certificate in Professional Science Administration is open to students with a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college and with adequate training in science, mathematics, or a computational discipline. Specific academic eligibility requirements include:

  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • An undergraduate course in statistics
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Objectives

Program Requirements

The Graduate Certificate in Professional Science Administration consists of 12 graduate credits, three required courses and one elective:

  • PSI 601: Management and Communication for Math and Science Professionals
  • PSI 602: Accounting and Finance for Math and Science Professionals
  • PSI 603: Applied Quantitative Analysis for Math and Science Professionals

The elective graduate-level course is chosen by students, in consultation with their advisors, according to their academic interests and professional goals.

Opportunities for Graduates

This program enhances the qualifications that students and professionals employed in science-related firms, agencies, or organizations need to advance their careers in management. During their course of study, certificate students may seek additional experience through an internship with a local company that fits their scientific training.

How to Apply

Complete the online application by visiting: www.brockport.edu/graduate/apps/.
Applications received after the published deadline will be reviewed on a space-available basis.

Program Information

Stuart Tsubota, PhD  

Department of Biology

The College at Brockport

350 New Campus Drive

Brockport, NY 14420

(585) 395-5759  

stsubota@brockport.edu

Admission Information

Office of Graduate Studies

The College at Brockport

350 New Campus Drive

Brockport, New York 14420

(585) 395-2525

gradadmit@brockport.edu

www.brockport.edu/graduate

Gainful Employment Disclosure

The U.S. Department of education requires us to make this information available to prospective students of the Professional Science Administration Certificate Program.

Cost

How Much Will This Program Cost Me?

  • Tuition and Fees (In-State): $5,137
  • Tuition and Fees (Out-of-State): $8,792
  • Books and Supplies: $420
  • On-Campus room & Board: Not Offered

Information reported about the 2012-2013 academic year.

Financing

What Are My Financing Options To Pay For The Program?

This program had fewer than 10 graduates during the previous academic year. Therefore, The College at Brockport is not required to calculate this data as the result would be unreliable.

Information reported about the 2011-2012 academic year.

Success

How Long Will It Take Me to Complete This Program?

This program requires 12 credits and usually takes two semesters (students typically attend part-time).

What Is The On-Time Completion Rate For Students In This Program?

This is a new program. No students were enrolled during this reporting period.

What Type Of Jobs Are Available After This Program?

The following link refers to typical jobs offered to graduates of this program:
Natural Sciences Managers: SOC code 11-9121

What Are The Chances Of Getting A Job When I Graduate?

This program had fewer than 10 graduates during the previous academic year. Therefore, The College at Brockport is not required to calculate this data as the result would be unreliable.

What Is The Median Loan Debt Of Those Completing This Program?

This program had fewer than 10 graduates during the previous academic year. Therefore, The College at Brockport is not required to calculate this data as the result would be unreliable.

What Is The Percentage Of The Most Recent Graduates That Are Current In Their Loan Payment?

There are currently no graduates of this program that are in repayment of student loans.

Information reported about the 2011-2012 academic year.

This disclosure was last updated Oct 22, 2013.

Last Updated 8/4/11