Grow your wine business knowledge. Advance your career. Online.
Early Bird Pricing Ends August 24th
Program starts September 7th
An advanced understanding of wine business is essential to success in an evolving industry and an ever-changing marketplace. This important industry certification was inspired by the Sonoma MBA in Wine Business to facilitate professional growth through advanced knowledge of wine business marketing, operations, and finance.
Students in the online Certificate in Wine Business Management complete a total of 4 courses: Foundation (4 weeks), Intermediate (8 weeks), and two of three offered Advanced courses (8 weeks each). Professionals interested in pursuing the accredited Sonoma MBA in Wine Business can waive the two-year industry experience admission requirement with successful completion of the Foundation and Intermediate course levels.
The Certificate is offered three times a year beginning in February, May, and September, in a convenient online format accessible around the world. Created by professionals for professionals. The Certificate in Wine Business Management is developed and taught by wine business veterans and experts in the industry. Whether you're a current wine industry professional, a winemaker or viticulturist, or someone seeking entry to the wine industry, this program provides the knowledge and contacts necessary for your next career step.
Topics that matter.
Areas of focus include:
Wine commerce and trade
Wine marketing and sales
Business issues associated with viticulture and winemaking
Traditional business functions of strategy in building a wine business
Finance, accounting and management applied to the wine industry
Regulatory issues concerning wine
Optional certification with the successful completion of all three levels and of cumulative exam.