Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2016-2017

Palm Beach State College
printBanking Specialist-Financial Services CCC


Banking Specialist-Financial Services (6117)


Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate


Program Website
www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Business


Program Description
This program is a college credit certificate for individuals currently employed in the banking industry or for those who would like to pursue a career in the banking field.

The Banking Specialist College Credit Certificate program provides students with both general knowledge and specific competencies that establish a foundation for a successful financial services career. This 12-credit certificate includes training in banking principles, law and banking, marketing for bankers and business communications.


Admission Requirements
Have a standard high school diploma or GED;
Complete an Application for Admission, located at
www.palmbeachstate.edu/admissions/Admissions-Applications.aspx .


Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.


Program Length
Students may complete this program in one semester full-time or one year part-time.


Location
The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.


For More Information
Juliett Tracey, traceyj@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3813


To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Credits: 12
BAN1004 Principles of Banking 3
MAR2011 Principles of Marketing 3
BUL2241 Business Law 1 3
GEB2214 Business Communications 3
Total Program Credits: 12

For individualized course sequence


Employment Opportunities
This certificate is well suited for individuals who plan to make banking a long-term career. Those individuals included career entry employees with clerical, administrative or customer service responsibilities.


Gainful Employment
Program length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.


Career Path Notes
Credits in this certificate program will transfer directly into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Business Administration and Management.


Career Center
www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/