The following foundation courses (or their equivalents) are considered prerequisite courses for the Graduate Certificate in Financial Analysis program:
A student that has completed an undergraduate degree in finance or a related field will generally have satisfied most or all of the prerequisite course requirements.
Required courses (12 - 18 hrs)
|Course Code||Course Title||Credit Hours|
|FIN 7801||Advanced Financial Management||3 hrs|
|FIN 785||Investment Management||3 hrs|
|FIN 787||Seminar in Derivatives||3 hrs|
|FIN 6822||International Financial Management||0-3 hrs|
|FIN 6863||International Financial Statement Analysis||0-3 hrs|
Directed Study for CFA Level I Exam
Directed Study for CFA Level II Exam
2 Can be waived if the student achieved a grade of B- or higher in FIN 582.
A 3.00 GPA or higher is required in the student's 12-18 hour certificate plan of study. No course with a grade of C- or below can be used for the program.