Certificate in Business Continuity
University of Central Missouri

Program Details

The online Certificate in Business Continuity program from University of Central Missouri explores crisis and disaster management, business continuity planning, and critical infrastructure so that students are able to:

  • Identify and prioritize critical business functions and processes, their priorities, and interdependencies
  • Assess organizational risk including threat, vulnerabilities, and consequences
  • Analyze impacts to critical business functions and processes resulting from disruptions and disaster scenarios and identify techniques that can be effectively deployed to quantify and qualify such impacts
  • Design, develop, implement, and exercise business continuity plans
  • Identify the three phases of a crisis and describe strategies for reducing the impact
  • Gain a broad strategic perspective of the Critical Infrastructure Protection efforts of the U.S. and the Department of Homeland Security
  • Explore quantitative metrics derived from economic interchange and business relationships


  • Official high school transcripts
  • ACT or SAT scores
  • Official college transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission