Seed Business Management – Graduate Certificate

Seed Business Management

Combine agronomy and seed science with business theory to get an online certificate. Study science, information systems, marketing, and logistics to better understand the big picture of business and take the next important step in your career.


This seed business management graduate certificate provides you with core graduate level management and leadership skills. The certificate will enable you to better serve seed and agricultural biotechnology businesses, regulatory agencies, and their stakeholders. You will also learn how seed value is created and delivered in market economies, how government regulation impacts the delivery of value to customers, the appropriate scope of effective regulation, and various ethical approaches to regulation.

  • Earning one of these certificates represents about half of the content of the Master of Science in Seed Technology and Business program. The certificate may be either your final objective or an intermediate stop on your way to a master’s degree.

Admission Requirements

Graduate College

  • Academic Records
  • GPA
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Letters of Recommendation

For specific program admission requirements, visit the Graduate College website.


Credits: 16


Lori Youngberg

Iowa State Online

Online Certificate Details

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Related Online Programs

Online Master’s in Seed Technology and Business