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The Principles of Facilities Management MicroCred for College Credit Certificate from LSU Online & Continuing Education provides students with the necessary knowledge base for successful facilities management. Students will learn organizational and team coordination, decision-making, budget planning, tax planning, financial controls, and more. Coursework also includes an overview of business administration. After finishing the program, professionals who earn this certificate will be able to make educated decisions using a wide range of methods. They will also be able to make long or short-range plans for most facilities.
Upon completion of the three-course series (see list below), students will receive an LSU MicroCred digital badge that can be used for online résumés, personal websites, or social media. In addition, these college courses can be fully transferred into LSU’s Online Bachelor of Science in Construction Management (BSCM). The 8-week courses may also be used for continuing education units/credits required by certain certifications and licenses.
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Cost per 3-credit course: $866
Total cost: $2,598
Note: Prices are subject to change. Cost does not include the price of textbooks. Contact an Enrollment Coach to see what savings you may qualify for.
The courses in this MicroCred are regular three-credit-hour LSU courses. Each online course runs on a term of 8 weeks. You must complete all three courses to earn the MicroCred and receive the digital badge.
These online courses require access to a computer with Internet access, email, an Internet browser (Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox recommended), MS PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Successful completion of all courses within the program earns you an official LSU MicroCred® digital badge to show off your skill sets. This badge can be used to bulk up your online résumé and showcase your expertise in the topic. Badges are distributed through Badgr. If you have completed this program, request your badge.
This MicroCred provides a starting point for the below careers: