Business Process Innovation Certificate

Lead your organization into greater efficiency as you build a foundation in integrated process management. 


Program Overview

Take the inside track to a more agile, integrated future for your organization with our certificate in business process innovation. As you explore the fundamentals of process management—from strategy to execution—you'll discover how individual business processes interact with one another. This holistic approach will equip you to attain process-led transformation. With the skills and knowledge to align people, strategy, and process, you'll lead your organization into greater efficiency. 

Our School of Business Administration is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.


BPI Certificate Program Options

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Complete the certificate in business process innovation with a GPA of 3.3 or higher and transition into the master's in business process innovation program. All coursework from the certificate will transfer into the master's program.

Complete the certificate in business process innovation and transition into the MBA program with a concentration in BPI. All coursework from the certificate will transfer into the MBA program.

Program Highlights

Partner with powerhouse faculty as you learn to develop more efficient, harmonious processes for your organization.

Business Process Innovation

Industry-Shaping Faculty

Our faculty bring extensive industry experience into the classroom. As you uncover core principles of process management, you'll learn from professors who infuse the latest trends, technology, and thinking into their teaching.

Balanced Schedule

Courses that Fit Your life

Balance work, life, and school by taking courses that suit your schedule. You can attend class:

  • On campus
  • Online in a live, synchronous format
  • Online in an on-demand, asynchronous format


Yvonne L. Antonucci

"The ability to operate and understand the utilization of complex business systems for organizational decision making enables students to compete in today's marketplace."

Your Inside Track to Success

Your Inside Track to Success

Here, you'll prepare to elevate your career and transform your organization.

Recent Employers & Industry Connections

  • Accenture
  • Aramark
  • BNYMellon
  • Boeing
  • Capital One
  • DuPont
  • SAP
  • SAS
  • Wawa

Outlook & Outcomes

Potential Careers

  • Business process specialist
  • Chief information officer
  • Process innovation manager

More Careers

  • Director of project management
  • Information systems designer

Industry Growth

Employment in the operations field is projected to grow 5-7% by 2029.

Source: O*Net Online

Avg. Salary


per year (average salary for a Senior Business Process Specialist)

Top Industries

  • Enterprise management
  • Management, scientific, and technical consulting
  • Computer systems design
  • Local government

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