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A certificate is a document that certifying that an individual has successfully completed training or coursework in a given area, and it may also signify that someone has passed a particular test or set of tests.

Economics and administration is a hybrid field in which professionals are trained in both macro and micro economics. Analysis of history and understanding economic principles, along with knowledge of finance, public policy and business topics arm experts in making short and long term recommendations.

 

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

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Blockchain Council

Certified Blockchain Developer (CBD) focuses on deploying Blockchain technology on business applications and Certifies individual in the Blockchain discipline of Distribu ... [+]

Certified Blockchain Developer (CBD) focuses on deploying Blockchain technology on business applications and Certifies individual in the Blockchain discipline of Distributed Ledger Technology from a vendor-neutral perspective.

About CBD Certification

The Certified Blockchain Developer is a skilled professional who discovers the power of Blockchain technology in businesses and understands the in-depth what Blockchain is and how it can be implemented to build various Blockchain based applications. Certified Blockchain Developer course is carefully curated for both technical and non-technical audiences. The CBD credential certifies individual in the Blockchain discipline of Distributed Ledger Technology from a vendor-neutral perspective.... [-]

USA Walnut
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
8 hours
Online
Blockchain Council

A certified blockchain expert is a professional who understands blockchain technology profoundly and can build blockchain-based applications for businesses. Certified Blo ... [+]

A certified blockchain expert is a professional who understands blockchain technology profoundly and can build blockchain-based applications for businesses. Certified Blockchain Expert is an exhaustive training, an exam-based program aiming to impart in-depth practical knowledge in blockchain technology.

About CBE Certification Version 2

The Certified Blockchain Expert is a skilled professional who understands and knows in-depth what is Blockchain and how Blockchain works and also uses the same knowledge to build Blockchain-based applications for enterprises and businesses. CBE credential certifies the individuals in Blockchain discipline of Distributed Ledger Technology from a vendor-neutral perspective.... [-]

USA Walnut
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
6 hours
Online
Brighton College

The practice of accounting is one of the oldest and most indispensable professions in business. Accountants are often responsible for producing and reviewing financial r ... [+]

The practice of accounting is one of the oldest and most indispensable professions in business. Accountants are often responsible for producing and reviewing financial records for their employers, enabling managers and officers to make better, more informed decisions. With Brighton College’s accredited, online programs, the prospect of a stable career as an accountant is at your fingertips.

Who Should Enroll?

Students seeking to advance in their current field, bolster their resume with additional skills, or change careers. The objective of the program is to empower students with the requisite knowledge and tools to gain entry-level employment and beyond. The program will prepare students on the fundamental principles of accounting and present real-world opportunities for differentiation and growth.... [-]

USA USA Online
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Saddleback College

Although divided into two main areas, all of economics pertains to one overarching problem: the ability of human wants to outstrip available resources. Topics covered und ... [+]

Although divided into two main areas, all of economics pertains to one overarching problem: the ability of human wants to outstrip available resources. Topics covered under "macro" economics are national income measures, business cycles, unemployment, inflation, economic growth and development, monetary and fiscal policy, government debt: the United States banking system, and international trade and finance. "Micro" economics focuses on household, business, and some government decision-making. Topics include the functioning of markets under perfect (supply-and-demand) and imperfect competition, antitrust and regulation, environmental policy, and the distribution of personal income and wealth.... [-]

USA Mission Viejo
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Saddleback College

This program meets a substantial portion of the 24-unit Accounting course requirement to take the California CPA exam. It is intended primarily for students possessing a ... [+]

This program meets a substantial portion of the 24-unit Accounting course requirement to take the California CPA exam. It is intended primarily for students possessing a bachelor's degree or foreign university equivalent. In addition, completion of this certificate is helpful in securing entry-level accounting positions in business and industry. CPA EXAM AND LICENSURE: Please contact the California Board of Accountancy.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Students who complete this program will be able to:

Prepare a set of basic financial statements. Calculate and analyze common ratios and numerical relationships that are produced through the accounting cycle. Demonstrate proficiency in processing the accounting cycle for a business. Demonstrate proficiency in communicating financial information in the subject area. Present an oral presentation in the designated subject area. ... [-]
USA Mission Viejo
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Polk State College

This certificate program covers the fundamentals of bookkeeping for those who wish to pursue a career in accounts receivable and accounts payable departments, payroll uni ... [+]

This certificate program covers the fundamentals of bookkeeping for those who wish to pursue a career in accounts receivable and accounts payable departments, payroll units, income tax firms, and financial services organizations. This program is also suitable for entrepreneurs who want to manage their own books. The program provides a study of the theory of double-entry bookkeeping, the practice of journals and ledgers, the preparation of payroll documents, the use of computerized accounting, and the reconciliation of banking statements. Coursework included in this certificate program can be applied toward the AS in Accounting Technology degree program.

Certain courses in this program require placement at the college level or satisfaction of developmental education requirements in reading, writing, and mathematics.... [-]

USA Bartow Lake Wales Lakeland Winter Haven  + 1 More
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
University of Redlands

The Accounting Certificate fulfills one of the major requirements for students who want to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination. This Certificate also ... [+]

The Accounting Certificate fulfills one of the major requirements for students who want to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination. This Certificate also will provide you with a solid accounting foundation for earning other credentials, such as Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Financial Planner (CFP).

Effective January 1, 2014, there are new educational CPA licensure requirements.

Required courses include:

Principles of Financial Accounting and Reporting (4 credits)

Explore financial accounting and reporting concepts and procedures used in daily business operations. Examine the use of economic resources, as well as the obligations and activities of financial entities. Learn the use of financial information to analyze the financial health and performance of an enterprise.... [-]

USA Riverside
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Part-time
22 months
Campus
Diablo Valley College

Fall into the “GAAP”- “Generally Accepted Accounting Principles” that is! Learning accounting is as easy as one-two-three, and it will prepare students for rewarding jobs ... [+]

Fall into the “GAAP”- “Generally Accepted Accounting Principles” that is! Learning accounting is as easy as one-two-three, and it will prepare students for rewarding jobs in public or private accounting or finance. Come explore the accounting certificates and degrees offered by DVC. Start training for an exciting career right now!

When and where are classes offered?

Students can choose from day, evening, weekends, short-term, and summer classes. Courses are offered at our convenient campuses in Pleasant Hill and San Ramon. Flexible online classes are also offered that students can access from almost anywhere and at anytime.

How long will it take to earn a certificate of achievement or accounting degree?... [-]

USA Pleasant Hill San Ramon
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
VCampus Global

This certificate program in investment planning is meant for those who want to get an introductory but firm grasp on the process of investment. The program enables the st ... [+]

Certificate Program - Investment Planning

This certificate program in investment planning is meant for those who want to get an introductory but firm grasp on the process of investment. The program enables the student to get a firm hold on the fundamentals of investment planning. This course familiarizes beginners with the various investment avenues and important concepts such as time value of money. It also provides knowledge about the securities market and the risk and return profiles of various investment avenues.

This Certificate Program is intended for

Certificate in investment planning is for those who want to develop their professional competencies in the area of investment planning and research. This certificate can be helpful in career enhancement, career advancement and even career replacement.... [-]

USA Los Angeles
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
VCampus Global

Mutual Fund industry is playing an active role in the capital market today and is one of the fastest growing industries. ... [+]

Certificate Program - Mutual Funds

Mutual Fund industry is playing an active role in the capital market today and is one of the fastest growing industries. Mutual funds industries offer multiple career options to the youths irrespective of their academic subjects. Graduates from arts, science, and commerce can easily find a job in this promising and growing sector. Further, coming of private players and many financial institutions into the mutual funds' markets have further widened the scope of employment in this sector.

This Certificate Program is intended for

Certificate in Mutual Funds is for those who want to develop their professional competencies.For those who want to brush up on the skills of Mutual Funds with the continuation of studies and profession. This certificate can be helpful for career enhancement, career advancement, and even career replacement.... [-]

USA Los Angeles
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Indiana University Northwest School of Business and Economics

Through this certificate learning, you will complete the requirements to sit for the CPA exam in Indiana and learn all the key areas in the field of accounting, including ... [+]

Program Benefits

You will complete the requirements to sit for the CPA exam in Indiana. Your undergraduate coursework is applied to the certificate. You will learn all the key areas in the field of accounting, including cost, tax and auditing. Full-time professors teach the majority of the classes, as well as outstanding business professionals who teach part-time in their area of expertise.

Career Options

The Field of Accounting is Exploding! Qualified and trained professionals are needed to guide business, small and large, with accounting expertise.

Certified Public Accountants CPAs Are In High Demand!You can possess the skills and knowledge that successful accountants need!... [-]

USA Gary
September 2019
Part-time
Campus
California State University at Fullerton,Steven G. Mihaylo College of Business and Economics

This one-semester certificate was designed to help board members, nonprofit staff, accountants, and attorneys better understand and meet the unique challenges of financia ... [+]

The nature of nonprofits' accounting, auditing, investing, reporting and tax filing procedures is distinct from business and personal financial practices. This program is designed to meet the needs of nonprofit organizations and is appropriate for those who are interested in learning how to better plan and manage the finances of a nonprofit personnel. This 45-hour program can be completed in one semester. * PROGRAM OBJECTIVESAt the conclusion of the certificate program, graduates will be able to:-Create and implement an operating budget using fund accounting principles.-Develop policies and procedures for investment and cash management.-Understand legal and fiduciary responsibilities of staff and board members. -Develop appropriate financial statements for internal and external audiences. -Develop appropriate policies and procedures for financial management.... [-]

USA Fullerton
Part-time
3 months
Campus
Seidman College of Business, Grand Valley State University

The CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ or CFP® certification is awarded by CFP Board to individuals who meet ethics, experience, and education requirements, and pass the CFP® C ... [+]

Expand Your Knowledge and Earning Potential

Because of the increasing complexity required in making wise financial choices, a growing number of people are looking for smart advice about financial resources and services. This expanding demand has created many new and profitable opportunities for financial service professionals who can provide intelligent and informed guidance.

What is the CFP® certification?

The CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ or CFP® certification is awarded by CFP Board to individuals who meet ethics, experience, and education requirements, and pass the CFP® Certification Examination. The CFP® certification is the financial planning certification clients respect and demand. It sets you apart as a competent and ethical financial planner. ... [-]
USA Grand Rapids
September 2019
Part-time
Online & Campus Combined
edX

Learn the theories and practices that govern the complex and dynamic world of risk management in banking and financial markets. ... [+]

Learn the theories and practices that govern the complex and dynamic world of risk management in banking and financial markets.

The financial ecosystem comprising banks, financial markets, central banks, and regulators has deepened in size, sophistication, and complexity across countries over the last few decades. However, they have also been the subject of abuse and manipulation thanks to the rapid proliferation of complex financial products and a plethora of risk transfer instruments such as CDOs, CDS, etc. That, in turn, resulted in a ‘risk contagion’, which spiraled out of control and eventually resulted in the global financial crisis of 2008, a calamitous event that has forever significantly altered the banking and financial markets landscape worldwide.... [-]

USA Cambridge
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Full-time
Part-time
6 - 42 weeks
Online
edX

Learn financial and quantitative analysis for tackling complex problems that require confident and managerial decision-making. ... [+]

Learn financial and quantitative analysis for tackling complex problems that require confident and managerial decision-making.

Literacy in business financials, regardless of your industry, is essential for growing your career in management. Whether you are working within an organization or have your own business, the decisions you make affect the health of the business. You must interpret and forecast the impact of your decisions to ensure you are making the best recommendation for the firm. Through the four pillars of financial decision-making: Accounting, Finance, Data Analysis, and Economics, you can become a successful entrepreneur or intrapreneur.

This program will cover these four pillars in-depth - with each course devoted to exploring a particular topic and how it can inform the decisions you face in your career. If you’re looking to discover and practice the fundamental skills and methodology used in business today, this Professional Certificate program is for you. Some of the topics you will cover in this program include funding, valuation, key performance metrics, financial forecasting, data analysis, and models of consumer choice and demand.... [-]

USA Cambridge
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Full-time
Part-time
16 weeks
Online