Foundational business knowledge to advance your career

Learn core business concepts and practices invaluable for professionals across all industries. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, employed by a company, or considering a career change, understanding the basics of financing a business, strategic marketing, effective leadership and management, and where and how technology fits into the workplace is key.

Upon successful completion of this course, dive deeper by pursuing any one of MSU Denver’s business degrees in economics, finance, management, marketing, or International business or use the knowledge and skills gained to advance in your career.

Flexible schedule

Course can be completed in 4-8 weeks and is self-paced online.

Career advisement

Receive a personal advising session with an industry leader.

High job demand

Gain a competitive edge.

Career pathways in business - navigating your future after Introduction to Business

Introduction to Business

After taking the introduction to business course, the learner can immediately enter the workforce, or continue on academic career to increase earning potential.

Pathway 1: Enter the workforce quickly. Complete the Introduction to Business course and immediately enter the workforce or start your own company with essential business skills.

Pathway 2: Continue your academic career to earn one of 15 Business degrees from MSU Denver, including accounting, business administration, computer information systems, international business, and marketing.

Pathway 3: Earn a graduate certificate in Business Analytics.

Pathway 4: Increase your earning potential by earning an MBA, with concentrations in business analytics, strategic business, accounting, or general.

Take the course to upskill your resume to advance in your career or discover a new passion.

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