A certificate is an educational program of study in a specific discipline created for those interested in expanding skills and knowledge for personal and/or professional development. Certificates are credit-based and taught by qualified faculty members. Certificates align with existing curricula and are offered at the undergraduate and graduate level. Certificates require a minimum of 12 semester hours and are recorded on the student’s transcript.

Note: Certificate programs are not eligible for Federal Student Aid or VA funding.

Finance Undergraduate Certificate

Designed to give students a basic understanding of financial theory and applications. Upon completion of the program, students should be able to do the following: apply financial theories to practical situations.

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Finance Graduate Certificate

Designed to give students a basic understanding of finance functions. Upon completion of the certificate, students should be able to do the following: Apply financial concepts to decision-making in domestic and international organizations.

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