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Certificate in Applied Finance


This program aims to provide students with the appropriate competencies in the area of finance using learner-centered instructional methods so as to prepare them for a variety of careers in finance. The program is designed to provide a solid knowledge base in various finance related fields, such as corporate finance, investment banking and portfolio management, risk management, treasury finance, financial planning and sustainable financial management.

For students interested in the Canadian Risk Management (CRM) designation you must successfully complete the following courses: CPDV 301 Risk Management, CPDV 302 Risk Control and CPDV 303 Risk Financing. Please note that you may take these courses as an independent (special) student.

Please note that admission to the Certificate in Applied Finance is limited to the Fall semester. There is no admission to the Winter and Summer semesters. Please contact our advisors to learn how you can register as an independent (special) student in the Winter and Summer semesters.