Certificate of Proficiency l 16 credits minimum
Accounting, Finance, and Legal Studies Division
Taylorsville Redwood Campus BB 105, (801) 957-4325
General Information (801) 957-4073
Academic and Career Advising
Academic Advisor BB 132A, (801) 957-4323
Professors − Dennis Wilson
Associate Professors - Pook Carson
Assistant Professors - Jeff David
The Financial Management Certificate of Proficiency offers basic training and competency in managing the finances of small business and corporations. Students gain experience in capital budgeting, cash budgeting, financial statement analysis, cost management, credit management and operations management. All this to the end that students may have the intellectual capital necessary to successfully manage the financial concern of businesses they serve.
Chief Financial Officer, credit manager, collections manager, bank manager, bank lender.
NOTE: This Certificate of Proficiency is eligible for financial aid if it is a part of a financial aid eligible program such as an AS or AAS degree. Courses within the certificate may also be eligible if taken as part of a financial aid eligible program. Please check with the Financial Aid Office to determine if the Certificate of Proficiency and classes are eligible.
|Program Student Learning Outcomes
||Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes
|Students will gain competency in applying investment valuation and investment discipline and investment tools both in the management of their own portfolios and those individuals they are able to serve in a professional financial services environment.
||1 - Substantive Knowledge
|Through group case studies and classroom interaction students will learn to articulate financial and economic argument and logic.
||2 - Communicate Effectively
|Demonstrate accuracy in investment valuation, financial statement analysis, portfolio management and trading account management.
||3 - Develop Quantitative Literacy
|Apply rigorous finance and accounting methodologies in creative and changing investment environments.
||4 - Think Critically
|Participate as a member of a student group in evaluating current topical discussions and themes as they relate to finance, investments & trading.
||5 - Civic Engagement and/or Working Professionally