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Financial Services

Financial Services/Investment Analysis Certificate*
15 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0014

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

FIS 101 Introduction to Commodity Futures Trading

3

FIS 102 Securities Trading

3

FIS 130 Principles of Fundamental Analysis

3

FIS 140 Principles of Technical Analysis

3

FIS 237 Options Markets or

 

 

GBS 250 (formerly FIS 250) Interest Rates and Foreign Exchange Markets

3


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


15



*Students seeking a degree may apply these 15 credit hours to the elective hours in the Management and Supervision A.A.S.

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Financial Services Department
Careers in Financial Services
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IMPORTANT DATES


February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


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