Program overview

 
 
 

The Certificate in Business and Management Program will prepare students for the challenging and dynamic world of multinational business.  The program includes a broad range of foundational business subjects with an option to specialize in a large choice of elective modules in management. The business core is further strengthened by modules which interface with liberal arts and language learning.   

 
 
 
 

CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS AND MANAGEMENT - Four year Program

Our Certificate in Business and Management is structured into four terms (Level 1-4). In each term Legacy Business School students gain step by step the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to become a successful future leaders or entrepreneurs. The course program is designed, developed as well as constantly improved by Professors with decades of business experience in executive positions or owner of lead multiple international Companies. 

  • Wide ranging learning experiences in diverse liberal arts areas and the subject matter of international business.

  • Internship and study abroad options.

  • Awareness and ability to be sensitive to differences in culture and language.

  • Teaching which focuses on contemporary international business issues and best practices.

  • A focus on intercultural exchange in the classroom.

  • Final business plan

 

First Year - level 1

1 Term

The first term of our Certificate in Business and Management designed for the students to gain and refresh the essential skills for a better understanding of economics and to develop the ability to interpret business news and theories. At Legacy Business School, the stuff has years of experience with national and international students. We help our students to make the next step for their career. The outstanding service at Legacy Business School creates the perfect environment for the next generation of exceptional business leader to learn and grow.

Classes - Theory:

  • Business English Advanced 1 

  • English and Study Skills    

  • International Business Environment                

  • International Studies 

  • Essential Mathematics                                              

  • Essential Computing Skills     

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals. 

 
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2 Term

In the second Term of our Certificate in Business and Management the students make the next step into the financial business world and apply the skills they gained in the previous term. Our professors share their business experience and insights with the students to prepare them step by step for their future career. New York is the perfect place to learn more about financial and international business.

Classes - Theory:

  • Business English Advanced 2 

  • Introduction to Economic Studies 

  • Introduction to Financial Studies  

  • Current Affairs Perspective 

  • Life and Institutions 

  • International Trade & Financial Markets

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals.  

 
 

3 Term

The last term in our students first year (Level 1) of our Certificate in Business and Management is at the same time the internship, where they gain their first experience in business world of New York. Legacy Business School students have the privilege to profit from the great number of contacts and partnerships the school has. Our students have every year the opportunity to experience and develop their skills in the worlds most famous companies/brands. We support our students in the application process as well as during the internship. At the same time, Legacy Business School students build up a network, which helps them in their future careers. 

Classes - Internship:

  • Internship

The internship has a duration of 150 hours. Our students profit from the support during the application process and even during the internship, they are always in contact with our team and their professors.

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Second Year (Level 2)

4 Term

In the fourth term of our Certificate in Business and Management, the students learn how to use and to improve the experiences they made in the previous internship. Our Professors follow a practical approach and involve the questions and experiences of our students. Group discussions as well as excursions are part of every class at Legacy Business School. 

Classes - Theory:

  • Sociology of Work & Organizations

  • QBM-Math 

  • Introduction to Microeconomics

  • Ethics & Social Responsibility 

  • Philosophy, Sociology, Psychology and Business 

  • Language Elective - Level 1 (French, Italian, or Spanish)

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals. 

 
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5 Term

The next term of our Certificate in Business and Management our students gain a professional understanding about corporate strategies and the responsibilities of a leader in a international operating company. 

Classes - Theory:

  • Pricing Strategies                                               

  • Introduction to Accounting and Finance

  • international strategic marketing

  • QBM-Statistics

  • Introduction to Macroeconomics               

  • Language Elective - Level 2 (French, Italian, or Spanish)                                           

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals.  

 
 

6 Term

The second internship of our Certificate in Business and Management is the next important step for our students to apply the skills they gained in class. At Legacy Business School, our students are personally connected their professors, who are mentoring them. 

Classes - Internship:

  • Internship

The internship has a duration of 150 hours. Our students profit from the support during the application process and even during the internship, they are always in contact with our team and their professors. 

Third Year (Level 3)

7 Term

In the third year - Level 3 of our Certificate in Business and Management, our students take a deeper look into the tasks and responsibilities of future business leader. Our professors give insight information and tipps regarding the industries our students are interested in as well as they include recent business news.

Classes - Theory:

  • International Business Law                                                

  • Operations Management

  • Managing People

  • Cross-Cultural Communication and Management

  • Research Methods for Social Science

  • Language Elective - Level 3 (French, Italian, or Spanish)                                                 

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals.

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8 Term

In the 8th term our Certificate in Business and Management, our students earn important skills to understand a business decision making process, which factors matters and are effected by those decisions. Legacy Business School Students learn how to think as a leader and how to make the difference. 

Classes - Theory:

  • Evolution of Management Thought

  • Management Accounting

  • International Strategic Management

  • Negotiation & Relationship Management

  • Economic Geography of Place                                       

  • Language Elective - Level 4 (French, Italian, or Spanish)                                                        

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals.  

 
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9 Term

The 9th term of our Certificate in Management and Business Program includes the third and last internship. We are very proud to experience every time how much our students have grown from their first internship until they start the 9th term. Companies consider them as important employees and often give them the opportunity to apply for a job after completing their program. Potential employer appreciate the practical focus at Legacy Business School.

Classes - Internship:

  • Internship

The internship has a duration of 150 hours. Our students profit from the support during the application process and even during the internship, they are always in contact with our team and their professors.

Fourth term - Level 4

10 Term

In the fourth year - Term 10 of our Certificate in Business and Management, the students learn more organisational skills and how to improve internal and external process structures. Moreover, they profit from sharing their experience from their previous internships. 

Classes - Theory:

  • International Business Decision Making

  • Internal Business Strategy

  • International Project Management

  • Supply Chain Management

  • Human Resource Management

  • Organisational Behaviour & Management 

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals.

 
 

11 Term

The 11th term of our Certificate in Business and Management Program is very practical orientated and prepares our students for the final business project in the last semester and every step which may follows. At Legacy Business School, personal development is a very important part of each course.

Classes - Theory:

  • Foundations in Leadership

  • Financial Management

  • Marketing Management

  • Global Communication Challenges

  • Innovation & Creativity in Business

  • E-Business & E-Communication

Each class has a total duration of 45 hours and a student/teacher ratio of 10 or 12. At Legacy Business School our students work in small groups and the professors are mentoring each of them regarding their individual levels, questions and goals.

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12 Term(last)

In the last term of our Certificate in Management and Business, our students work on a business plan, which often represents their first step into the real business world. The professors are mentoring our students to structure and sometimes realise an individual business plan. We don't expect all our students to become an entrepreneur, but graduates from Legacy Business School have learned everything what it takes to be. We give them the tools & skills to do want they want, we open opportunities.

Classes - Theory:

  • Business Strategy and Business Plan 

 
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