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Westcliff University

Irvine, California, USA

Graduate Certificate - Marketing

Admission Requirements

**Academic Requirement at Undergraduate level for  students with British Qualifications stay the same regardless of the Student's country of residence.

About The Program

About The University

Application Deadline

Start Date

Jan Mar May July Aug Oct

Min IELTS average: 6.5

Minimimum Academic Requirement

English Proficiency Requirement

Other Requirements

Program Level

60 days

Average Decision Time

49 USD

Application Fees

Yearly Tuition Fees

6,900 USD

Graduate Certificate

Program Duration

8 month

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The Graduate Certificate in Marketing prepares students with the knowledge and tools they need to be a marketing department director, manager, or officer.  The program emphasizes the global aspects of marketing, the preparation of various specialized plans for marketing, sales, and advertising and the relationship between the marketing department and other departments of the firm.


Program learning outcomes:

  • Select solutions to marketing problems using appropriate concepts, principles, analytical techniques, and theories, that influence the relationship between markets nationally and globally taking into account economic and social-culture systems.

  • Have the ability to assess test marketing concepts and evaluate their application in marketing research.

  • Employ internal marketing as an effective method for small and medium-sized enterprises and evaluate challenges to international entrepreneurship.

Westcliff University's mission is to educate, inspire, and empower students from around the world to acquire the competencies to excel personally and professionally through innovative, high-quality distance and campus programs.

The academic programs in the College of Business and College of Education truly have a global focus.  Students taking both the online and hybrid courses originate from such countries as China, Germany, India, Nigeria, Peru, Thailand and Vietnam.  Additionally online and hybrid course students born in the US come from diverse ethnic backgrounds, ensuring that a variety of perspectives make both classroom and online discussions informative and dynamic.

Teaching in a majority of the courses offered at Westcliff University emphasize the global nature of the subject matter: whether it is teaching English as a Second Language in the US, in Argentina, or elsewhere; or, learning about managing an overseas department of a business or acquiring goods and services internationally.

Westcliff University is proud to be recognized by the following affiliations:

American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO)
California Association of Private Post-Secondary Schools (CAPPS)
Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society (ABK)
Cerritos Chamber of Commerce
Irvine Chamber of Commerce
Westminster Chamber of Commerce

B.P.P.E. Approved School


Under the provisions of the California Private Post-Secondary Education Act of 2009, the State of California has created within its Department of Consumer Affairs (D.C.A.) a Bureau for Private Post-Secondary Education (B.P.P.E.) which oversees the 1,500 private post secondary institutions of learning in California attended by more than 400,000 Californians.

The legislation mandates educational quality standards and operates to prevent deception in the conferring and use of fraudulent or substandard degrees. Westcliff University is fully compliant to the requirements set forth in California Private Post-secondary Education Act of 2009. The University has received approval and authorization from the B.P.P.E. to offer academic degree and certificate programs to the public.

The university has been inspected and given approval to operate under Article 6, paragraph 94885 of the Act. It also conducts internal self-assessments for insuring adherence to the Act’s requirements to offer a quality educational opportunity for its students.






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