Financial Services

Help others invest in a better future.

The Financial Services program at Berkeley College is designed to prepare students for a range of career opportunities. Upon completion, students may choose to pursue the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation or a career in Corporate Finance, including opportunities in:

  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Estate and retirement planning
  • Investment portfolio management
  • Other fields related to finance

Participation in student chapters of professional associations, student clubs, and alumni interaction can help students make important industry connections.

Benefit from:

  • A solid business core curriculum with an emphasis on corporate and personal financial planning
  • A program that integrates concepts, basic theories, and fundamental practices in business, accounting, economics, finance, management, and marketing
  • Hands-on learning from instructors chosen for academic excellence as well as relevant professional experience
  • A baccalaureate program that offers courses required by the CFP Board of Standards, Inc.™
  • Insights into investment and securities management with emphasis on current trends
  • Hands-on experience with software used by financial service professionals
  • Valuable, practical experience through program-related, faculty-monitored internships or job-related assignments
  • A seamless transition between Associate’s and Bachelor’s degree programs

 

Degree Programs