Certificate Programs & Seminars Admission

You've been in your industry or job to know enough about where your gaps are. Perhaps you're looking to make a horizontal move into another discipline. Maybe your career trajectory is held back because you have a few gaps in your skill sets. Offered through SSU's School of Extended Education and designed to meet career demands and fit your busy schedule, the professional programs from Sonoma State's School of Business and Economics can help.

Our professional programs are offered in partnership with the university's School of Extended and International Education. Registration for the professional programs is administered through SEE. Some programs may have an application process before you are allowed to register. Please refer to the correct contact for more information.

Wine Business Certifications & Seminars

The Wine Business Institute offers various professional development programs from full certificates to individual seminars.

Wine Business Certificate Programs admission 

  • Wine Industry Finance and Accounting Certificate
  • Wine Entrepreneurship Certificate
  • Online Wine Business Management Certificate
  • And more...

Wine Business Seminars admission

  • Financial Planning & Strategy for Wine Businesses
  • Using QuickBooks in the Wine Industry
  • Vineyard & Winery Taxation
  • Direct-to-Consumer Marketing
  • And more...

We also offer advanced and undergraduate degree in wine business.

For further information contact the Wine Business Institute at (707) 664-3235 or winebiz@sonoma.edu.

Professional Sales Certificate admission

For further information contact Dr. Richard Campbell. (available to undergraduates only)


Human Resources Management Certificate admission

For further information contact Susan Adams.


Project Management Certificate admission

For further information contact Jim Robison.



The School of Extended and International Education offers other various certificate and degree programs not associated with the School of Business and Economics as well.

Contact SBE
Contact SSU
Sonoma State University School of Business and Economics. Reach.
1801 East Cotati Avenue, Rohnert Park, CA, 94928 • 707-664-2377