[Asis-l] Online Graduate Certificate in Knowledge Management at Kent State University
Thomas J. Froehlich
tfroehli at kent.edu
Fri May 4 13:36:17 EDT 2007
Online Graduate Certificate in Knowledge Management at Kent State:
An online graduate certificate course in Knowledge Management (KM)
will begin this August at Kent State University. Using the internet
to link students, instructors and world renowned guest experts,
students will emerge from the six, fifteen-week classes with
applicable skills and understanding of how to capture tacit
knowledge, how to tap organizational expertise, how to facilitate
knowledge sharing, how to gather competitive intelligence and how to
enhance organizational learning. The certificate provides a valuable
complement to business degrees and on-the-job expertise and will
enhance a professional's career opportunities in diverse areas of employment.
KM experts are prevalent and in demand within all organizations and
can expect to find careers as chief knowledge officers, competitive
intelligence managers, information strategy specialists, knowledge
engineers, business intelligence analysts, knowledge architects, and
knowledge coordinators, among others.
Kent State at the Leading Edge:
Kent State University offers the only Knowledge Management program in
Ohio as part of the unique Information Architecture and Knowledge
Management (IAKM) Masters interdisciplinary program. Kent State's
program allows completion of the certificate in as little as one
year; offers the convenience of online courses; and allows students
to transfer certificate coursework into the Master of Science in IAKM.
Admission requirements include an earned undergraduate bachelor's
degree; GPA thresholds; and letters of recommendation.
For additional information on the knowledge management graduate
certificate program and interdisciplinary IAKM degrees, visit the
website at http://iakm.kent.edu; contact iakm at kent.edu; or call the
program office at 330-672-5840.
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