Cal Poly Extended Education
Sonoma State Wine Business Institute

Partnership with Sonoma State Wine Business Institute

Cal Poly Extended Education has partnered with the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University to offer the online certificate in Wine Business Management to the central coast wine industry. Taught by wine business veterans and experts in the industry, this online program provides the advanced understanding of the wine business that is essential to success in an evolving industry and an ever-changing marketplace. Students in the online certificate in Wine Business Management complete a total of four courses: Foundation (four weeks), Intermediate (eight weeks), and two of three offered Advanced courses (eight weeks each).

A full description of the courses may be found below.

The certificate is offered three times a year in a convenient online format accessible around the world. Click on the button below to learn more about the program at Sonoma State.

Once your application is accepted, the early bird discount for the Introductory Program is up to 2 weeks before the class start date, and the discount for the Intermediate and Advanced Programs is up to one week before the class start date.