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Online Professional Education

Flexible Learning for Professional Growth

Drive your career forward with Miami University's accelerated online courses. You'll earn an affordable professional certificate on your terms while learning from our expert faculty and successful alums. Achieve your fullest potential — or upskill your organization with our employer solutions. Start as soon as today.

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Featured Programs

Advance your professional career with a credential backed by Miami University's history of academic excellence. Miami offers short-term online certificates in business, data analytics, digital marketing, workplace inclusion, and more.

Leadership Essentials

Thrive as a leader in today's dynamic workplaces. Led by accomplished Miami alumnae with deep industry experience, gain a holistic understanding of topics from talent management and communication to strategic planning. Emerge with actionable leadership skills and a verified certificate.

Digital Marketing Foundations

Explore the techniques that form the backbone of modern digital marketing strategies, from brand identity and content strategy to social media advertising. Gain fundamental skills from accomplished marketers and industry leaders, and immediately apply your learning.


Strengthen your perception of the modern business world. Five short courses cover topics including strategic decision-making, innovation, finance, cross-cultural leadership, and market presence. Complete all five courses to earn the Farmer School of Business miniMBA certificate.

DEI in Leadership

Lead and support inclusive workplaces and communities. Grasp the foundations of diversity, equity, and inclusion, and choose one of three concentrations — Coalition-Building, Health Equity, or Inclusive Workplaces — to tailor your learning journey to your specific needs.

How Can Professional Education Help You?

Miami University's online professional certificate programs and courses can provide meaningful, career-relevant solutions for individual learners and employers or organizations.

Expand Your Professional Skills

Our flexible online programs and courses make it easy for you to achieve your goals. Gain new skills and knowledge to advance in your current job, transition to a new career, or remain competitive in your industry.

Share Your Professional Certificate

Showcase your commitment to professional development. Reflect your upskilling with a verified digital certificate, issued by Miami University and secured with bank-level encryption and blockchain technology. Share it on social media or with potential employers.

Advance Your Organization

Skill up your team with industry-focused solutions. Enroll your employees or community members in courses related to business, data, leadership, and more. Contact us to learn about custom solutions.

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Advance Your Organization or Career

Enroll yourself or your organization in one of Miami University's flexible online programs for working professionals and watch the opportunities unfold.

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Professional Education FAQs

Find answers to common queries like who can enroll in Miami's online professional education courses, where courses are housed, and how our verified digital certificates work.

Information for Employers

Find more details on how Miami Online can partner with your organization for professional skills development, employer discounts, group rates, licensing agreements, and more.

Information for Faculty and Staff

Learn more about collaborating with Miami Online to develop and deliver professional courses and other non-credit educational opportunities to your desired audiences.

Miami Online

Miami Online broadens access to the transformative power of a Miami University education through career-advancing online degrees and certificates.

Award-Winning Courses

Miami University's online and professional programs are an exceptional return on investment. Miami Online is the proud recipient of awards recognizing excellence in instructional design (UPCEA Central Region, 2022) and video production (Telly Awards, 2022).