Athletic and Outdoor Industry, Postgraduate Certificate | Portland State University | Portland, United States
12 months
Duration
797 USD/credit 15940 USD/year
797 USD/credit 15940 USD/year
656 USD/credit 13120 USD/year
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About

The Athletic and Outdoor Industry Graduate Certificate from Portland State University put you on the fast track to a career in this exciting sector. Designed and led by seasoned pros from Nike, Columbia Sportswear, Yakima, Gerber Gear, and other Portland-based companies, the program has a 100% job-placement rate.

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Overview

This flexible Athletic and Outdoor Industry Graduate Certificate from Portland State University can be accessed remotely, attracting participants from across the United States and around the world. Whether you’re just entering the workforce, changing careers, or looking for a specialized edge that equips you to advance into leadership roles, you can’t get better professional training than PSU offers in the Athletic and Outdoor Industry certificate program.

Career

Portland has one of the world’s largest concentrations of athletic and outdoor headquarters, retailers, and manufacturers, complemented by an abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities. Coupled with a passionate community and fast-growing industry led by Oregon-based global giants, PSU’s athletic and outdoor program offers a rich proving ground for career exploration.

The Athletic and Outdoor Industry Certificate prepares you for a variety of career roles, including:

  • Supply Chain
  • Marketing
  • Retailing
  • Distribution
  • Sales
  • Strategic planning
  • Product management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sales and Sales Leadership/Storytelling in the Athletic and Outdoor Industry
  • Competitive Dynamics in the Athletic & Outdoor Industry
  • Product Management in the Athletic & Outdoor Industry 
  • Managerial Analytics
  • Principles of Strategic Global Sourcing 
  • Principles of Strategic Global Logistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

20 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
60
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Professional resume
  • Unofficial transcripts/mark sheets from every college or university attended. Once admitted, applicants will be required to provide official transcripts from degree granting institution(s) and all colleges and/or universities attended where any graduate credits were completed. Visit the PSU Admissions website for detailed transcript requirements.
  • Contact information for two professional references
  • Statement of Purpose: In 500 words or less, please tell us what has led you to pursue this degree. Identify your short-term and long-term career objectives, an explanation of your decision to pursue this degree at this point in your life, and your specific interest in The School of Business.
  • $67 application fee
  • Interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 797 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    15940 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 797 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 656 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Portland

1271 - 2262 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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