The University of Northern Iowa makes available, in addition to traditional programs, the opportunity for students to earn program certificates. Program certificates provide an alternative to programs leading to a degree, a major, or a minor; they certify that an individual has completed a program approved by the university. For information on the following program certificate, contact the Department of Finance or the Office of the Registrar, which serves as the centralized registry.
In order to receive the Financial Analysis Certificate, all candidates must participate in the department=s Financial Analysis Study Seminar, and pass the CFA7 Level 1 exam administered by the Association of Investments Management Research (AIMR7). In addition, MBA students who are candidates for the Financial Analysis Certificate must participate in the department=s Level 2 Examination Review sessions and register to take the CFA7 Level 2 examination administered by AIMR7.
*Course prerequisites will lengthen this certificate for non-business majors.