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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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As a student, Jake Harris cofounded Students for Social Justice and lobbied to bring fair trade coffee to Oakton’s cafeterias.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


September 1
Labor Day holiday. College closed.

September 2
Last day to submit proof of residency, business service agreements and chargebacks/joint agreements.

September 21
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record.

September 22
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

July 31
Classes end.

October 5
Incomplete (I) grades from summer 2014 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

October 10
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

October 26
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 October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
Registration opens for spring 2015 semester.

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