Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Certificate with SAP

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Certificate with SAP

Gain a competitive edge with a 12 credit certificate!

SAP is the leading Enterprise Resource Planning software company in the world. Employers are looking for candidates experienced in using SAP software to better manage business operations. This Certificate can provide valuable hands on experience to help you move up within your organization, or find a new position elsewhere.

Students who complete any of the three classes below with a “C” or better will receive a certificate signed by Penn State University and SAP.

  • MIS 404 - Introduction to ERP and Business Processes
  • SCM 465  - Electronic Business Management
  • SCM 445  - Operations Planning and Control
  • SCM 460 - Purchasing and Materials Management

SCM 445, SCM 460, and MIS 404 are offered as seven week hybrid accelerated classes.
SAP Software will be used in teaching the concepts, and will account for at least 30% of the overall program.

Learning format

The accelerated evening classes meet once a week for seven weeks in a video conference classroom with online learning components. As a participant at either the host or receiving location, you are able to communicate with the instructor and interact with students at the other campuses. By its very definition, accelerated means to go faster. The accelerated learning format translates to twice as much material covered in ½ the time. Students who engage in accelerated learning must be prepared to dedicate a significate amount of time each week to the course. In a typical 15-week semester, students are expected to spend approximately three hours per week in class and on average, 6 hours per week out of class “work” for a total of 9 hours. For these accelerated classes student can be prepared to commit an average of 18 hours per week. Students should also be prepared to attend all in class session.

Designed for working adult learners, you will learn in an interactive classroom with a Penn State instructor. Accelerated evening courses meet once a week for seven weeks in a video conference classroom with online learning components. As a participant at either the host or receiving location, you are able to communicate with the instructor and interact with students at the other campuses. Classes include an online learning component.

Tuition

$1,737 per class plus semester fees (tuition based on part-time PA undergraduate enrollment – prices may vary)