Certificate in Strategic Financial Management

Certificate Level: Graduate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Certificate Type: Post-Baccalaureate 
Number of Credits to Completion: 11.0
Instructional Delivery: Face-to-Face; Online
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 1 year
Financial Aid Eligibility: Aid eligible*

Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 52.0305
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 11-3030

*The current plan of study for this program would not allow for federal financial aid (including Federal Direct Student Loans) since Department of Education requires a minimum of 4.5 credits per term for graduate courses and 6.0 credits per term for undergraduate courses.

About the Program

The certificate in Strategic Financial Management (SFM) consists of four classes. Designed for professionals in any industry with at least three years of work experience, the certificate will prime you to be a strategic contributor through a focus on financial analysis, critical thinking, data analytics, decision making, innovation, and more. 

Admission Requirements

Bachelor's degree or higher

Program Requirements

ACCT 510Essentials of Financial Reporting2.0
ACCT 665Financial Statement Analysis3.0
FIN 601Corporate Financial Management3.0
Select one (1) of the following3.0
Accounting Analysis & Theory
Advanced Financial Management
Tax and Business Strategy
Total Credits11.0

Sample Plan of Study

First Year
FallCreditsWinterCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
ACCT 5102.0FIN 6013.0ACCT 6653.0Elective3.0
 2 3 3 3
Total Credits 11
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