Finance Certificate of Achievement

Code: COA.FINANCE

The Certificate of Achievement (COA) Degree, finance is designed for students seeking either (1) an entry level position in the finance industry, or (2) an added finance education credential to an existing degree or skills-set. This COA provides a solid core of specific finance coursework.  The COA is designed whereby all courses can seamlessly move to the College’s AAS degree program in Banking and Finance.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze the financial results of companies.
  • Recognize and apply various financial theories.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of financial metrics.
  • Defend the collected data that will be used to conduct financial analysis.
  • Organize and write a financial report.

First Semester

ACC-110Financial Accounting

3

BNF-101Principles of Banking

3

BUS-101Introduction to Business

3

Total Credit Hours:9

BNF-101: Class offered only in fall semesters.

Second Semester

BNF-201Principles of Finance

3

BNF-202Asset Management

3

ECO-102Principles of Microeconomics

3

-or

BNF-102Personal Finance and Money Management

3

Total Credit Hours:9

BNF-202: Class offered only in spring semesters.

Total Credit Hours: 18

Specific Program Notes

Students enrolled in this program ARE REQUIRED to successfully complete a course in basic algebra if indicated by Placement Testing.