University of Louisville College of Business | International Franchise Association

Offered 100% online from the College of Business at the University of Louisville, this one-of-a-kind certificate program is designed to deliver critical insights and practical knowledge about the fundamentals and core skills of franchise management, empowering franchisees to embrace their full potential and succeed as a franchise owner.

Whether or not a franchisee is just getting started or looking to expand an already growing enterprise, this 30-week program will transform franchise management knowledge through courses in franchise law, human resources management, finance, strategic planning and more.

“Understanding where the gaps in knowledge remain within the industry was crucial to developing a truly student-centered certificate program. Through close partnership with industry experts and experienced franchise managers, the Franchise Management Certificate uses a project-based curriculum that emphasizes ‘real world’ application to best prepare graduates for a successful future in franchising.”

–Todd Mooradian, Dean, UofL College of Business

Coupling a great franchise with a sound business education from the UofL College of Business is a recipe for success. Having foundational business knowledge ensures franchisees understand the strategic business overall as well as the franchisor business model.  

The College of Business at the University of Louisville offers high quality business programs that prepare students to excel in business of any kind.  We work to enhance the intellectual and economic vitality of our city, the region, and the broader business community through our academic programs, research, and community outreach activities.

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