This certificate is appropriate for an individual who is interested in becoming a Certified Financial Planner® professional. The program is registered with the CFP Board and meets the educational requirements to sit for the CFP® examination.
Graduate Certificate in Professional Investment Analysis (15 credits)
Students who are planning a career in investment management and research may choose to pursue one or two relevant certificates. The Graduate Certificate in Investment Analysis covers the curriculum required to prepare for Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst® examinations administered by the CFA Institute.
Program worksheet - Graduate Certificate in Investment Analysis and Portfolio Management
Graduate Certificate in Professional Portfolio Management (15 credits)
The Graduate Certificate in Professional Portfolio Management covers the curriculum required to prepare for Level II of the Chartered Financial Analyst® examinations administered by the CFA Institute.
¹ For those who have successfully completed the Graduate Certificate in Investment Analysis, another course from the graduate finance curriculum may be substituted.
The Graduate Certificate in Professional Financial Management is designed for individuals who expect to exercise control over the financial functions of their companies or for general managers who wish to strengthen their knowledge and skills in the financial management of their organizations. The program includes the topics tested on the Certified Financial Manager examination, sponsored jointly by the Institute of Management Accountants and the Financial Management Association.
Program worksheet - Graduate Certificate in Professional Financial Management (.pdf file)
CFA® Disclaimer: NJCU does not grant the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. The charter is granted by CFA Institute after completion of three levels of self-study, each culminating in an examination. You must pass each level sequentially, and fulfill other requirements of the program, before earning the right to use the CFA® designation. For more information on CFA Institute or its programs, go to www.cfainstitute.org.
CFP Board Disclaimer: CFP®, Certified Financial Planner ™ and certification marks are owned by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. New Jersey City University does not certify individuals to use the CFP®, Certified Financial Planner ™ or certification marks.
CFM Disclaimer: The Certified Financial Manager certification is granted by the ICMA, a joint initiative of the Institute of Management Accountants and the Financial Management Association. For more information on the CFM certification, go to their website at http://www.imanet.org