Oct 26, 2021  
2019-2020 SLCC General Catalog 

Financial Management: CP (CTE)

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Certificate of Proficiency | 16 credits minimum

Accounting, Finance, and Legal Studies Division
Taylorsville Redwood Campus
BB 111A
General Information 801-957-4073
Program Information 801-957-4325
Program Website
Academic and Career Advising

Program Faculty
Professors - Dennis Wilson
Associate Professors - Pook Carson
Assistant Professors - Jeff David

Program Description
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.

Career Opportunities
Chief Financial Officer, credit manager, collections manager, bank manager, bank lender.

Estimated Cost for Students
Tuition and student fees: http://www.slcc.edu/student/financial/tuition-fees.aspx

NOTE: This Certificate of Proficiency is not eligible for financial aid. However, courses within the certificate may be eligible if taken as part of a financial aid eligible program such as an AS or AAS degree. Please check with the Financial Aid Office to determine course and program eligibility.

Program Student Learning Outcomes Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes

1 - Acquire substantive knowledge
2 - Communicate effectively
3 - Develop quantitative literacies
4 - Think critically & creatively
5 - Become a community engaged learner
6 - Work in professional & constructive manner
7 - Develop computer & information literacy
8 - Develop lifelong wellness

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.


Through group case studies and classroom interaction students will learn to articulate financial and economic argument and logic.


Demonstrate accuracy in investment valuation, financial statement analysis, portfolio management and trading account management.


Apply rigorous finance and accounting methodologies in creative and changing investment environments.


Participate as a member of a student group in evaluating current topical discussions and themes as they relate to finance, investments & trading.


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