Banking and Finance

Banking and Finance - CCL

Effective term: 
2010 Fall
Final term: 
2018 Summer
Total credits required: 
Program Availability: 
Shared by: EMCC, PC

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Banking and Finance career program has been developed to prepare qualified men and women for entry or advancement in the banking profession. To meet the changing image and many challenges of the world of finance, the role of the modern banker today demands specialized knowledge and flexible job performances. An Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree is also available.

Program notes

Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.

Admission criteria


ENG101First-Year Composition 3
ACC111Accounting Principles I (3) AND
ACC112Accounting Principles II (3) AND
ACC212Managerial Accounting (3)
ACC111Accounting Principles I (3) AND
ACC230Uses of Accounting Information I (3) AND
ACC240Uses of Accounting Information II (3)
ACC211Financial Accounting (3) AND
ACC212Managerial Accounting (3)6-9
CIS105Survey of Computer Information Systems 3
GBS103Principles of Banking 3
GBS131Business Calculations 3
GBS151Introduction to Business 3
GBS205Legal, Ethical, and Regulatory Issues in Business 3
GBS206Business Law (UCC) 3
GBS233Business Communication 3
GBS261Investments I 3
GBS294Consumer Credit 3
  1. Identify, describe, and use the fundamental principles and practices of accounting. (ACC111, ACC211)
  2. Define the basic rules of financial accounting and apply them to business problems. (ACC112, ACC211, ACC230)
  3. Identify and describe the uses of accounting information for internal and external purposes, with emphasis on analysis for use by management. (ACC212, ACC240)
  4. Demonstrate the use of computer information systems, computer concepts, microcomputer applications, and programming techniques. (CIS105)
  5. Describe the characteristics and significance of the American banking system, including types of accounts, banking services, and the relationship of commercial banks to their depositors. (GBS103)
  6. Calculate business problems, including percentages, interest, discount, and markups. (GBS131)
  7. Identify the fundamental characteristics and functions of modern business, including business principles, marketing, labor relations, and business risk. (GBS151)
  8. Identify and define legal theories, ethical issues, and the regulatory climate affecting business policies and decisions. (GBS205)
  9. Describe, evaluate, and apply the legal and ethical aspects of contracts, sales, commercial paper, secured transactions, documents of title, letters of credit, bank deposits, and collections. (GBS206)
  10. Create and analyze internal and external business communications, including various verbal and nonverbal techniques. (GBS233)
  11. Evaluate various investment forms including study of inflation, taxation, government securities, stocks and bonds, real estate, and retirement plans. (GBS261)
  12. Describe, evaluate, and apply the concept of consumer lending by financial institutions. (GBS294)