In this era of increased industry consolidation and heightened competition, the dynamics of international business are in full force. Thunderbird's Executive Certificate in Global Oil & Gas Management is designed to provide you with a well-rounded, global understanding of the unique and ever-changing oil and gas industry.

This prestigious program focuses on the business of the Upstream, Midstream, and Downstream segments of the industry. You will learn to analyze and understand global oil and gas strategies to position your organization as a leader in this dynamic and competitive global landscape. By earning this online certificate, you will gain a strong grasp of today’s global energy marketplace and how it directly impacts you as an integral part of the overall oil and gas value chain.

Whether your goal is a career change or career advancement, the foundation you build in this program will make you a more valuable asset to the firms that lead the world’s oil and gas industry.


Learning Outcomes

  • Learn the skills and techniques needed to advance your career as a leader in this dynamic, competitive global industry
  • Analyze oil and gas management strategies of global organizations


  • Gain access to Thunderbird's unique insight and industry expertise
  • Study the oil and gas business from the perspective of the entire value chain
  • Discover the unique and critical business issues of today’s global energy marketplace
  • Develop the professional capabilities and strategies to lead in the oil and gas industry

Who Should Attend?

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Industry professionals who seek a greater understanding of oil and gas business fundamentals.

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Technical professionals making the transition to oil and gas management.

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New employees who would benefit from a well-rounded study of the oil and gas industry 


Program Faculty

Thunderbird Professor Andrew Inkpen

Andrew Inkpen

J. Kenneth and Jeanette Seward Chair in Global Strategy & Director, Thunderbird Case Series
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Michael Moffett

Associate Professor and Continental Grain Professor in Finance


Registration Information

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Global Oil & Gas Management Executive Certificate $2,300 Register


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Why Thunderbird for Executive Education?

Thunderbird empowers global professionals to shape the changing landscapes impacting their enterprises by expanding and updating their future-ready skills and connecting them to a diverse network of global experts.

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