Graduate Certificate in Finance

Develop your financial expertise to advance your career in 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.

  • Parkville, MO
  • Kansas City Metro
  • Lenexa, KS
  • DSCC, Columbus, OH
  • Online
  • Austin, TX
  • El Paso, TX

Graduate Certificate – 12 Hours, 3.0 GPA

MBA 615 Managerial Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

or

HA 516 Healthcare Finance* . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

FIN 621 Advanced Corporate Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

FIN 625 International Finance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

FIN 640 Investment Management. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 cr.

Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 cr.

* Students choosing to take HA 516 must take the HA version of the cross-listed courses.

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

Our programs will prepare you for a career as a:

  • Loan Officer
  • Financial Planner
  • Accountant
  • Budget Analyst
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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.

Faculty

At Park University, our School of Business faculty members are experts in many areas of finance. We are committed to your professional success as you advance your career in finance.


 

Dr. Greg Moore

Assistant Professor of Finance
gmoore@park.edu

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.