Graduate Certificate in Finance

Develop your financial expertise to advance your career in finance.

What is finance?

At Park University’s School of Business, our Graduate Certificate in Finance will assist you in achieving advanced certification as a chartered financial analyst and will guide you toward a successful career. If you are ready to learn from a full scope of specialized knowledge, principles and analytical methods, you can prepare for career advancement at Park University.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student pursuing a Graduate Certificate in Finance, you’ll be required to take face-to-face classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus and/or online. This certificate requires 12 completed credit hours, and students must maintain a minimum of grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this certificate.

Graduate Certificate



Kirby R. Brown

Dean, College of Management

Dr. Greg Moore

Assistant Professor of Finance

Faculty Jackie Campbell

Jackie Campbell

Director, M.B.A. Program

Gain the essential knowledge and skills to launch a career in finance.

Our Graduate Certificate in Finance, housed within the School of Business, can provide you with essential skills and knowledge necessary for a career in finance. With courses covering topics such as managerial finance, international finance and investment management, you will learn from a body of specialized knowledge available at Park University.

Careers in finance

  • Loan Officer
  • Financial Planner
  • Accountant
  • Budget Analyst
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finance Program Highlights

The Graduate Certificate in Finance will assist you in achieving certification as a chartered financial analyst. It also provides you with greater flexibility to advance your career in banking, insurance and corporate financial management. Most students receive a Bachelor of Science in Management/Finance degree at Park University before pursuing the Graduate Certificate in Finance.

Related programs

Park University’s degree programs are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.