Graduate Certificate in Investments
The Graduate Certificate in Investments provides knowledge to pursue a career in financial services. Students can earn the certificate as a stand-alone program or as part of a degree-seeking graduate program.
Students must complete a minimum of 12 credit hours with at least a 3.0 GPA from the courses listed below.
|Required Courses (6.0 credit hours)|
|FINANC 8360||Equity Securities Analysis||3.0|
|FINANC 8370||Fixed-Income Securities Analysis||3.0|
|Elective Courses (6.0 credit hours)|
|FINANC 8012||International Financial Markets||1-3|
|FINANC 8320||Financial Markets||1.5|
|FINANC 8330||Investment Policy and Portfolio Management||3.0|
|FINANC 8340||Derivative Financial Securities||3.0|
|FINANC 8350||Financial Statement Analysis I||1.5|
|FINANC 8352||Financial Statement Analysis II||1.5|
|FINANC 8380||Investment Banking||3.0|
|FINANC 8450||Ethics and Standards of Financial Practice||1.5|
Notes: All prerequisites must be taken before enrolling in a course.
Sample Plan of Study
The certificate can be completed in nine months for a student who takes six credit hours per semester. This is only a sample plan of study and could change per student.
|FINANC 8360||3.0||FINANC 8370||3.0|
|FINANC 8350||1.5||FINANC 8320||1.5|
|FINANC 8352||1.5||FINANC 8450||1.5|
|Total Credits: 12|
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