Increase your skills, knowledge and salary in the field of business.

Business and Professional Services and Financial Services make up over 20% of the Illinois economy, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Governors State University offers fully online courses through the School for Extended Learning (SXL) that will help you learn the skills needed for an in-demand and well-paying career in business. Learn business skills for application in marketing, human resources, payroll, purchasing, logistics, quality and process improvement. These short-term career trainings will help you add value to your organization, change careers, or advance your career, in weeks or months, not years. Enroll today to pave your unique path toward job satisfaction and financial success.

Online Business & Office Skills Career Training

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparation
Data Analyst Career Certificate
Certified Administrative Professional
Certified Bookkeeper
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
Mastering Project Management with PMP® Prep
The Complete Project Manager with CAPM® and PMP® Prep
Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks Online (Voucher Included)
Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks Online with Payroll Practice and Management
Entrepreneurship: Start-Up and Business Owner Management (Voucher Included)
Human Resources Professional
Microsoft Excel Certification Training
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Online Business Skills Fundamentals Courses

A to Z Grant Writing
Grant Writing Series
Accounting Fundamentals
Computer Skills for the Workplace
Introduction to QuickBooks Online
Effective Business Writing
Microsoft Excel Courses
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management
Project Management Courses
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