The Financial Services program prepares students for a broad range of finance-based careers such as Real Estate, Banking, and Financial Planning. The two-year occupational program combines academic study with work-related experience and leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree. This degree helps students gain meaningful employment after only two years of college-level coursework. Careers include loan officers and other banking positions, real estate agents, real estate assessors, and financial clerks.
Contact information is available on the Financial Services website.
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Apply Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) of financial accounting.
- Practice decision-making principles in business.
- Demonstrate effective communication skills.
- Demonstrate management concepts in business situations.
- Demonstrate financial concepts to business situations.
- Apply financial analysis tools to business situations.
Map your individual academic plan of courses with your College Advisor.
If students choose to transition to another program within the Business & Accounting pathway, they should be particularly aware of the choice points that indicate when a decision to branch off into another program must be made to ensure credits and time are not lost.
Coursework common to all degrees within this pathway is indicated by CAC, Common Academic Coursework, in the program map.