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Information Systems

$150 22 credits

Wind through the maze with Catherine Serda and the rest of Central’s IT team as they seek to create and implement a full-scale revamp of the Informatio...

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Management

$200 26 credits

Bounce around the offices of Central Products and learn from their best and brightest managers, across departments! Sit in with executives as they have round...

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International Business

$225 26 credits

Visit the many corners of the globe where Central is working to widen the scope of their market reach while you learn how to grow and sustain business perfor...

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Cyber Security

$50 2 credits

Are you vulnerable for cyber attacks? Identity theft? In our web-driven landscape, a company or individual can be seriously compromised by the nefarious clic...

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History of Management Styles

$140 12 credits

Team up with Grace Powers, co-founder of Central Products and mother of the current CEO, to observe how management styles have changed over time and how thei...

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Accounting

$245 30 credits

Demystify the world of accounting as you become a protégé of Tsong Hua, the quirky but blunt head of Central Product's Accounting Departmen...

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Leadership

$200 20 credits

Watch the personal video diaries of Central’s humble yet tough CEO, Robert Powers, as you walk with him on his own journey of learning what it means to...

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History of International Trade

$125 10 credits

Have a fantastical time exploring how international trade has evolved. Enjoy adventures with your exuberant guide, Marko, as you journey from the Byzantine E...

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International Finance

$225 24 credits

Join Bairos and the International team as they collaborate with Tsong Hua in Accounting to work out the finance challenges in Central Products’ oversea...

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HR & Organizational Behavior

$200 26 credits

Intern with Central Product's HR Manager, Anne Chavez, as you explore each facet of what it takes to work in HR, as well as how to use organizational beh...

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Strategy for Organizations

$215 26 credits

Travel in time with Rachel and Sophie to analyze how past and present strategic decisions can affect the future state of a business organization. Be whisked ...

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Balance Sheet Analysis

$75 3 credits

Simplify the process of creating a Balance Sheet. Learn the accounting procedures for classifying revenue and expenses while also being taught how to value a...

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Income Statement Analysis

$60 3 credits

Explore the Income Statement and all of the departments involved in creating an accurate one for a company like Central. Determine COGS, how to record losses...

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Basic Accounting

$70 2 credits

Unfamiliar with Accounting? During this experience, you become familiar with the basics and build a strong foundation for further development as you work alo...

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Cash Flow Statement Analysis

$60 2 credits

Build a deep understanding of Cash Flow Statements; how to configure them and why they're important. Explore the Statement's purpose and learn to cla...

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Assets: Current vs. Long-Term

$60 3 credits

Learn to differentiate between Current and Long-Term Assets. Explore Tax Reporting and choosing between FIFO and LIFO. Become confident in Capitalizing vs. E...

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Equities vs. Liabilities

$70 3 credits

Explore the various forms of Equity and when to Acquire Debt with Liabilities. Also, learn the regulations separating Private and Public Companies and how to...

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Cost Benefit Analysis

$70 3 credits

Become familiar with the procedure of performing a Cost Benefit Analysis. Also, explore the Allocation Process in Product Costing as well as when to use the ...

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Budget Process

$55 2 credits

Whether it's for a company project or your personal finances, Budgeting is in integral part of life. Learn the process and who is involved, all while con...

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Variance Analysis (ANOVA)

$55 2 credits

Master the accounting skill of Variance Analysis through classifying and allocating different types of variances. Grasping Fixed vs. Variable Costs in only t...

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Financial Performance Analysis

$60 2 credits

Accountability and performance cannot be overlooked. Explore the importance of communication across Responsibility Centers as well as learn how to price...

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Business & Culture

$150 20 credits

Get ready to span the globe with Bairos and the rest of the International team as they work to position Central Products to become a major multinational, mul...

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Import & Export Management

$155 22 credits

Take a trip with your peers in Central’s developing International department to see other companies who already actively import and export, and experie...

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Quantitative Analysis

$150 22 credits

Hone your big-picture effectiveness by learning the concepts, methods and tools for the application of logical and quantitative analysis to business decision...

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Why IT Matters

$60 3 credits

Many forms of Information Systems are often overlooked in business. Various software can streamline procedures and increase efficiency. Explore how IT can he...

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Staying Competitive Using IT

$50 2 credits

Maintaining a competitive edge in the business world is crucial. IT and Information Systems can play a vital role in understanding and retaining customers. E...

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Identifying IT Needs

$60 3 credits

Getting other departments on board for IT upgrades can be difficult. Explore the upgrade planning process and how to incorporate the needs of various staff. ...

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Adapting to IT Upgrades

$50 2 credits

Some organizations resist change and struggle to adapt to new technologies. See how IT is changing the nature of business. Explore how to foresee apprehensio...

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Using Software to Fill Needs

$45 2 credits

This course focuses on how software can be used to help with the changing needs of organizations. Interdepartmental consideration is key in gathering the inf...

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Internet Tips for Businesses

$50 2 credits

Sifting through various applications to find those to fit specific business needs can be difficult. Explore tricks used in streamlining your use of the inter...

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IT Organizational Structure

$60 2 credits

IT Departments can have unique business structures. Explore the various positions and their roles. Shadow managers through the restructuring process and assi...

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Budgeting for IT

$50 2 credits

Shadow Central's IT Manager as she determines the necessary amount of money to allocate towards software. Work with the IT team and other departments as ...

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IS Project Management

$60 2 credits

Many IT projects run into issues for a variety of reasons. Gain understanding of the implementation process while becoming a more flexible and preferred proj...

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Importance of Strategic Planning

$60 2 credits

A company's operational strategy can either make or break the business. Join Sophie as you take a look at the past failures that led to the downfall of L...

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Assessing Strategic Risk

$60 2 credits

It's just another day at the office until Steven Powers receives an urgent call from Washington D.C. Since he can no longer attend some of the meetings p...

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Avoiding Pitfalls & Pratfalls

$60 2 credits

International business strategy requires careful consideration and planning. Meet with Sir Winston Randolph and his International Team as they discuss the st...

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Shadow a CEO

$80 3 credits

Begin a direct mentorship with the CEO of Central Products, Robert Powers, as he takes you under his wing and offers first-hand experience in various issues ...

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Worldview & Management Theory

$50 3 credits

Do you wonder what kind of management styles throughout history have led to current theories and practices? Begin this course by learning about the importanc...

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Strategy Analysis

$80 4 credits

Lion Industries must look into marketing strategies to increase their annual sales over the next five years. At the same time, they are conducting an interna...

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Approaches to Organizational Culture

$55 2 credits

Learn about the early history of Central Products from Robert and Grace Powers as you are provided an overview of different approaches to the topic of organi...

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Transferability & Management Science

$50 2 credits

This course demonstrates the ability of different managerial skills to transfer between various fields of interest by looking at famous figures throughout th...

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Two Approaches to Strategy

$60 3 credits

Take a look into the strategy of a company on the verge of failure and compare it to that of a company striving to be the best for its employees and customer...

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Unexpected Challenges

$50 3 credits

In any business, challenges and changes may arise in the workplace. Some companies may be successful in adapting to these changes while others may break from...

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Geopolitical Issues

$55 3 credits

Foreign cultures and their relationships with other countries can play an important role in international business. Discover where to find this information a...

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Vetting Foreign Markets

$50 2 credits

Explore the social context of various countries and how it relates to international business. Conduct research and see the importance of understanding foreig...

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Investing in Europe

$50 2 credits

Explore the intricacies of business operations in Europe. Shadow the International Business Team as they research market potential on the continent. Analyze ...

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Investing in Asia

$50 2 credits

Asian countries have become a major force in the globalized economy, and so it is important to understand their cultures and business practices. Explore thes...

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Forecasting Methods

$60 3 credits

A new marketing plan for Lion Industry is in the works between Randolph Winston's top employees. Each of them has their own idea for what strategy they s...

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Foundations of Leadership

$75 3 credits

Interested in the topic of leadership, but not sure where to begin? Take this introductory course which focuses on leadership traits, theories, and models! A...

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Investing in Brazil

$50 2 credits

As the largest economy in South America, Brazil is a force to be reckoned with. Explore this unique market as you tag along on an international business trip...

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Export Strategy

$55 2 credits

Shadow the International Business team as they analyze market demand and competition in different regions of the world. Consider business cultures abroad and...

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Strategic Outsourcing

$60 2 credits

Analyze the benefits of using resources abroad to reduce workload and improve costs. Consider what business procedures should and shouldn't be outsourced...

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Investing in Africa

$50 2 credits

Explore the African markets as you tag along on an international business trip. You will attend a conference in Nigeria, Africa's largest economy, where ...

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Foreign Exchange

$60 2 credits

The currency market is found to be overwhelming by many, but it doesn't have to be. Meet with the international accounting department as the currency tra...

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Leadership in Four Dimensions

$55 2 credits

Leadership cannot be reduced to simply telling others what to do and expecting those things to happen. Good leadership manifests in four dimensions: leading ...

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Ethical & Credible Leadership

$60 2 credits

Leadership, in any context, is more complex than it may seem. A more nuanced understanding of what it means to lead can better color how decisions should be ...

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Direct Foreign Investments

$75 3 credits

Considering investing abroad? Explore forms of international management structure by factoring in all the departments involved. Focus on global strategy and ...

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Fostering Organizational Unity

$65 2 credits

Unity within an organization is an ideal worth striving for, whether that unity concerns purpose, plans, or vision. Being able to solidify such a unified tho...

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Basics of International Finance

$45 2 credits

Join the International Business Team at Central Products to begin training in International Finance. Explore the basics of financial systems around the world...

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Setbacks & Conflict Resolution

$45 2 credits

No leader is above making mistakes. Oftentimes, the direction a leader might choose to orient their organization in can be full of risk. While that risk may ...

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A Gamble in Foreign Markets

$45 3 credits

Finance is a topic that remains crucial to International Business. In this course you will receive guidance from Tsong Hua and Suzanne Ferris on the Foundati...

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Financial Markets

$55 2 credits

Take a trip to the windy city with Bairos and Eddie to learn more about the CME and Financial Exchange Markets. Then, join the team as they discuss new oppor...

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Checking the Pulse

$60 2 credits

The heart of leadership is located within the "hearts" of leaders themselves. Much like the physical organ, the leader's heart can vary in its ...

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Factors Affecting FX

$55 3 credits

Foreign Exchange in the international marketplace can be risky business. Currencies can appreciate or depreciate at any moment, and appropriate measures must...

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Leadership for CPAs

$135 8.5 credits

Watch the personal video diaries of Central’s humble yet tough CEO, Robert Powers, as you walk with him on his own journey of learning what it means to...

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Hedging Risks & Forecasting

$65 3 credits

Horse racing tracks and weather stations rely heavily upon predictions and, with these predictions comes risks. In International Finance, forecasting must be...

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Measuring Exposure in Foreign Markets

$65 3 credits

Businesses must always be measuring the risk factors of their foreign investments in order to keep up in the market. This practice, known as Exposure, is wha...

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Managing Exposure, Hedging Methods

$65 3 credits

It's not every day that you are able to get a glimpse into the future consequences of actions taken by a business, but in this course Rachel can provide ...

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DFI & Capital Budgeting

$65 3 credits

Direct Foreign Investments refer to the assets and stakes business hold within the foreign market. Companies and their employees must stay up to date on chan...

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Financing Imports & Exports

$65 3 credits

Central Products is looking at expanding their resources by purchasing PEX from a company in Europe. You will go under training with the International Busine...

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Outside Influences on International Finance

$55 2 credits

While there are many serious reasons behind changes in the foreign economy, terrorism, as you will see in this course, can be one of the scariest factors. Ta...

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Management for CPAs

$225 19.5 credits

Bounce around the offices of Central Products and learn from their best and brightest managers, across departments! Sit in with executives as they have round...

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HR & Organizational Behavior for CPAs

$200 16.5 credits

Intern with Central Product's HR Manager, Anne Chavez, as you explore each facet of what it takes to work in HR, as well as how to use organizational beh...

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HR & Organizational Behavior (APA)

$200 20 credits

Intern with Central Product's HR Manager, Anne Chavez, as you explore each facet of what it takes to work in HR, as well as how to use organizational beh...

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Accounting (APA)

$245 26 credits

Demystify the world of accounting as you become a protégé of Tsong Hua, the quirky but blunt head of Central Product's Accounting Departmen...

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HR & Organizational Behavior (ASAE)

$200 20 credits

Intern with Central Product's HR Manager, Anne Chavez, as you explore each facet of what it takes to work in HR, as well as how to use organizational beh...

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Leadership (ASAE)

$200 16 credits

Watch the personal video diaries of Central’s humble yet tough CEO, Robert Powers, as you walk with him on his own journey of learning what it means to...

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Management (ASAE)

$200 20 credits

Bounce around the offices of Central Products and learn from their best and brightest managers, across departments! Sit in with executives as they have round...

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Management (APA)

$230 24 credits

Bounce around the offices of Central Products and learn from their best and brightest managers, across departments! Sit in with executives as they have round...

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