Lead organizations through turbulent times or prepare for change by identifying, analyzing and working to mitigate potential or current risks.
What is Risk Management?
Risk Management is the practice of identifying and analyzing potential risks and then taking coordinated action to help reduce those risks. Today’s stakes are high and effective risk managers are more essential to organizations than ever before. The rapidly changing digital space is full of potential threats—not to mention the many new risks in enterprise and information technology that require assessment and management.
What you will learn
This program prepares you to step into the role of a risk manager and risk management analyst, or helps you to upskill if you have recently taken on risk management responsibilities. The program also prepares graduates to earn the CRM designation.
In six months of part-time study, you will gain a thorough understanding of hazard, operational, financial, and strategic risk concepts and learn to identify, analyze, and treat risks. You will also explore methods for assessing risk and identifying appropriate treatments for risk minimization, and how to motivate risk treatment within an organization.
Developed in collaboration with leaders in the field, the specialized knowledge and skills you will gain are current, relevant and immediately actionable. You will learn from instructors who are risk management experts and collaborate with your classmates who are professionals from a range of industries, helping you to bolster your career contacts.