Length: One-year – two semesters
Purpose: The Career Studies Certificate in Banking/Financial Services is designed to provide the student, whether already employed in banking and financial service positions or preparing for a career therein, with a broad and professional knowledge of banking and financial theory and practice.
Admission Requirements: Admission to the program is governed by the established admission requirements to the College. In addition, entry into the Banking/Financial Services program requires proficiency in high school English and Mathematics. Students with deficiencies will require Developmental Studies.
Program Requirements: The curriculum in Banking/Financial Services includes courses in banking and finance and a variety of related courses in business, economics, and accounting. Students who satisfactorily complete the program are eligible to receive the SWCC Career Studies Certificate in Banking/Financial Services.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Lab Hours||Course Credits|
|ACC 211||Principles of Accounting I||4||0||4|
|FIN 115||Personal Investments||2||0||2|
|ISR 130||Principles of Insurance||3||0||3|
|ITE 140||Spreadsheet Software||3||0||3|
|MKT 170||Customer Service||2||0||2|
|BUS 236||Communication in Management||3||0||3|
|ECO 120||Survey of Economics||3||0||3|
|FIN 110||Principles of Banking||3||0||3|
|ITE 115||Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts||3||0||3|
Total Minimum Credits for Career Studies Certificate in Banking/Financial Services 26