Graduate Certificate, Business Continuity

The graduate certificate in business continuity is an addendum to the 2019-2020 UAF general catalog.
A new graduate certificate was approved by the chancellor in October 2019. This page includes the specifics of this new program. The degree will be effective fall 2020.

Admission Requirements:

  • Students must have a completed baccalaureate degree.
  • If the degree is in a non-security or business continuity-related field and has a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA, students will be required to start with one 400-level course, that is an elective option for the degree. 
  • Students who have already obtained a graduate degree will not be required to complete an entrance exam or complete a 400-level course first. 
  • Students with a baccalaureate degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in a related field will not have any additional testing or entry course requirements.
  • Students with a cumulative GPA between 3.0 and 2.75, regardless of the field of study, will be required to complete the Watson Glaser Critical Thinking Exam. 
  • Students with a cumulative GPA below 2.75, will be required to submit results from either the GRE or GMAT. 

The graduate certificate in Business Continuity is an addendum to the 2019-2020 UAF General Catalog.
A new graduate certificate was approved by the chancellor in October 2019. This page includes the specifics of this new program. The degree will be effective fall 2020.

Minimum Requirements for Business Continuity Graduate Certificate: 12 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Graduate Certificate Requirements
Complete the graduate certificate requirements.
Business Continuity Program Requirements
Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution.
Complete the following:
Crisis Management
Business Continuity and Risk Assessment
Project Management
Complete one of the following:
Business Continuity and Crisis Management 1
Cybersecurity Resiliency
Business Continuity Audit