Banking/Finance C.S.

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Banking/Finance C.S.

Department: Economics/Finance

Total Credit Hours: 15 credits

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SCC Institutional Requirements

  • Complete specific program requirements as listed below.
  • Complete a minimum of 15 credit hours or the certificate requirements whichever is less at SCC.
  • Earn a 2.00 cumulative grade point average.
Core Course Requirements (6 credits)
BUS 101 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 220 Principles of Finance 3
Electives (9) 
Any ACT 3
Any BUS 3
Any ECO 3
Total Required Hours: 15 credits

What Is Business Administration – Banking/Finance C.S.?

This certificate program provides students with improved banking and finance skills. Individuals working in finance will plan, manage and analyze the financial and monetary aspects and performance of business enterprises, banking institutions or other organizations. It includes instruction in principles of accounting, financial instruments, capital planning, funds, acquisition, asset and debt management, budgeting, financial analysis and investments and portfolio management.

Occupational Outlook

Depending on job experience and additional education, positions in banking/finance that have a bright outlook include bank and branch manager, business service specialist, controller, financial worker, general operations manager, loan officer and treasurer. These positions are projected to experience rapid increases in employment with large numbers of job openings over the next several years or are new and emerging occupations in high growth industries.

Salary Outlook

In the state of Missouri, financial clerks earn an average of $41,870.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

In the state of Missouri, financial clerks earn an average of $41,870.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, earnings increase significantly as a worker’s degree of education rises.

Business Administration Careers – Banking/Finance

Graduates with a banking/finance Certificate of Specialization (C.S.) are employed in a broad range of careers including, but not limited to: accounting clerk, actuary, administrative assistant, business service specialist, budget analyst, contract administrator, credit analyst, estimator, financial analyst, financial examiner, financial planner, foreign exchange trader, insurance agent, loan officer, management consultant analyst, market research analyst and title examiner.

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William Baca Mejia,
Program Chair
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