Skilled investment professionals help individuals and businesses manage financial risk, connecting them with the best possible opportunities to achieve long-term goals. Start developing the skills to build customized, comprehensive investment plans for stakeholders.
Gain an in-depth understanding of bonds, stocks, and portfolios
This ten-credit graduate certificate will provide you with foundational knowledge of investing, including quantitative business analysis, behavioral finance, stocks, bonds, real estate investing, and alternative investments. Build the tools to better analyze markets, understand financial data, and strategically develop portfolios – all while monitoring market changes and managing risk.
A certificate specifically for MBA students
This ten-credit graduate certificate will expand your background in investment finance. Throughout the program, you will complete five graduate-level courses, enhancing your financial literacy and honing your ability to make strategic investment decisions.
All credits earned apply toward the College of Business Master of Business Administration (MBA) program after formal admission per University transfer policies. You must be admitted into the MBA program prior to completing this certificate.
The Colorado State University College of Business offers special tuition benefits for the following:
- Colorado residents are eligible for a 5% tuition benefit.
- Active military, honorably discharged veterans, military spouses, and military dependents are eligible for a 15% tuition benefit.
- Corporate partners may qualify for 10% off the cost of tuition. Reach out to CSU’s admissions team to learn if your company offers a corporate partner tuition benefit.
- Alumni of CSU Fort Collins are eligible for a 15% tuition benefit.