Industry - Backed Certification Exams

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We offer independent proof of learning for and about business, marketing, management, finance, entrepreneurship, and ethics. A*S*K certification is a critical tool for serious students of business who wish to document their understanding of key business skills, their willingness to be accountable for their learning, and their interest in positioning for employment and promotion.

The A*S*K Business Institute is an initiative of MBA Research and Curriculum Center. A*S*K exams and certificates are based on performance indicators derived from MBA Research’s continuing research of the business community.

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Completion of a Career Pathway and A*S*K* proof of learning provides our students with the right kind of tools to move forward in either entry level positions in various industries or in continuing their post-secondary education. Students are much more prepared entering the workforce right away.

Betty Montgomery

KY Program Leader

Through the business-sponsored A*S*K Institute, MBA Research offers independent proof of learning for and about business, marketing, management, and entrepreneurship. The certification exams are based solely on industry-validated standards and performance indicators. The assessments are a great means for measuring students’ skills and competencies upon completion of a business administration program of study.

Dale Winkler

Southern Regional Education Board

The A*S*K exam provided insight into how I should approach a college-level exam. As a result, I was more confident than most of my peers going into the business program at my university.

Michael Lewis

Finance and Accounting major at the University of Kentucky
Betty Montgomery
Dale Winkler
Michael Lewis