Advanced Graduate Certificates
Advanced Graduate Business Certificate
This certificate is designed for experienced professionals who already hold an MBA or an MS degree in business and want to continue building skills and expertise through additional study. Students complete at least four courses, along with any prerequisites needed. The GMAT requirement is waived for certificate applicants who have received an MBA from an institution that required the GMAT for admission.
The curriculum is a custom-designed selection of at least four graduate business courses at the 600 level or higher, and any required prerequisite courses. Students work with the appropriate program director to select courses that align with the student's academic background, work experience, and career development goals. All requirements must be completed within four years.
Certificate in Advanced Studies in Financial Planning
This certificate program is designed for experienced professionals who already hold an MS degree in business, an MBA or a JD. To receive this certificate students must successfully complete four elective courses from the MSFP curriculum.
Required Courses (choose four)
FP600 Professional Financial Planning Practice
FP601 Investments and Capital Accumulation
FP610 Benefits, Compensation and Retirement
FP620 Trusts, Gifts and Estates
FP700 Investment Vehicles
FP701 Portfolio Management
FP703 Marriage, Separation and Divorce
FP704 Financial Planning for Non-Traditional Families
FP705 Elder-Planning Techniques
FP706 Psychology in Financial Planning
FP710 Insurance and Wealth Preservation Planning Techniques
FP730 Financial Planning Process and Case Studies
FP781 Internship in Financial Planning Practice
Certificate in Advanced Studies in Taxation
This certificate program is designed for experienced professionals who already hold an MS degree in business, an MBA or a JD. To receive this certificate students must successfully complete four elective courses from the MST curriculum.