Students who are pursuing a bachelors degree may qualify for this certificate provided that the student requests the certificate prior to the completion of their degree program. Certificates will not be issued once a degree has been awarded.
This coursework and the accompanying credits may be transferred to appropriate degree programs if all other requirements for admission to a degree program are met.
TheCertificate in Finance is designed for students who are interested in buttressing their business acumen, in acquiring analytical skills, or who may desire to supplement their financial background. Career opportunities include three interrelated areas: financial institutions, investments and financial management.
Expertise in finance is a sought after and unique skill. This certificate prepares students for managerial responsibilities in organizations such as banks, insurance companies, securities firms, commercial and not-for-profit organizations. The four courses that comprise this certificate provide a broad yet comprehensive knowledge of financial management.
Upon successful completion, students will have acquired critical skills in the analysis of accounting, market and economic data. This will prepare them for expanded opportunities in diverse industries.