How is it graded and what are the completion requirements?
Smartly's Fundamentals of Business Certificate is divided into four modules: Business Basics, Finance & Accounting, Microeconomics, and Statistics Basics. You must complete each module in order to graduate from the program.
The Finance & Accounting, Microeconomics, and Statistics Basics modules each conclude with an exam. You must pass the exams with an average score of 70% or above in order to graduate.
The certificate is designed to be completed in six to eight weeks at two to three hours of work per week. We have found that students get the most out of our programs when they stick to the suggested schedule. However, you will not be ejected from the program if you do not complete it on the suggested timeline.