Insurance and Financial Management Diploma

General

Program Description

Drive a car? Rent or own a home? Manage a Fortune 500 company? Chances are you answered yes to at least one of those questions. Insurance and Financial Management is everywhere and savvy students can use this training to their career advantage. An Insurance and Financial Management Degree will provide students with the fundamental knowledge, skills and tools necessary to move into their career or advance in their educational program. Improve your own personal balance sheet with an A.A.S. Degree in NIACC’s Insurance and Financial Management program.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates can find job opportunities in the following occupational areas:

  • Management
  • Customer Service
  • Sales
  • Commercial Bankers/Lenders
  • Financial Analysts
  • Investment Bankers
  • Private Wealth Managers

First Year

  • BCA-215 Computer Business Applications
  • OR BCA-101 Introduction to Computers and Information Systems
  • BUS-102 Introduction to Business
  • MGT-101 Principles of Management*
  • Business Elective(s)
  • BUS-121 Business Communications
  • OR BUS-130 Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • OR BUS-161 Human Relations
  • OR General Education elective
  • ACC-111 Introduction to Accounting
  • BCA-152 Comprehensive Spreadsheets**
  • BUS-162 Workplace Professionalism+
  • MGT-170 Human Resource Management
  • MKT-110 Principles of Marketing

Second Year

  • BUS-185 Business Law I
  • ENG-105 Composition I
  • Concentration Courses
  • ENG-106 Composition II***
  • Concentration Courses
  • Natural Science/Mathematics Elective(s)

*Prerequisite: BUS-102 Introduction to Business is recommended. **Prerequisite: BCA-101 Introduction to Computers and Information Systems or BCA-215 Computer Business Applications. ***Prerequisite: ENG-105 Composition I. +If you anticipate achieving a two-year degree, enroll in a Business Elective your first year and BUS-162 Workplace Professionalism your second year, preferably the Fourth Term.

Last updated Nov 2017

About the School

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) is a nationally-ranked, two-year institution located in North Central Iowa that serves students of all ages and abilities. Starting in 1918 as Mason City Juni ... Read More

North Iowa Area Community College (NIACC) is a nationally-ranked, two-year institution located in North Central Iowa that serves students of all ages and abilities. Starting in 1918 as Mason City Junior College, NIACC has the distinct privilege of being the oldest Iowa community college. In 2018, NIACC will be celebrating the College’s 100 year anniversary of providing an education to our students... Read less