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Finance classes

Organizations turn to their finance team to establish strong fiscal health. In our finance classes, you’ll learn essential skills like investing, financial planning, ethics, risk and more — all from our faculty who work and lead in this dynamic field, and can help prepare you to drive solid business decisions.

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5-6 week courses

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Why take finance classes with us?

If you’re looking to grow professionally in the field of finance or business, our courses offer a wide range of options to add to your knowledge and skillset.

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Choose from diverse topics

Finance courses are typically 5-6 weeks long and include topics like real estate investment, finance for business, corporate finance, working capital management and more.

Learn from business leaders

From CEOs and CFOs to directors and managers, our faculty are professionals who bring an average of 15+ years of finance and business experience to the classroom.

Get affordable pricing

Our prices are competitive and fixed. And, if this course can help you in the workplace, check to see if your employer will cover you for it.

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Consider a bachelor’s degree or graduate certificate

If you like the way these courses fit into your busy life or help you bring new skills to your job, check with an enrollment representative to see if you can apply them toward a bachelor’s degree or graduate certificate.

Frequently Asked Questions

What are finance classes like at University of Phoenix?

You’ll learn everything from the basics of finance and how it fits into business and society to analyzing risk, projects, investments and a firm’s performance through accounting statements. You’ll also learn time value of money, an important concept that helps you understand car loans, mortgages, saving for retirement, and more. Other topics include learning how to invest in stocks and bond markets, and how firms get to know what level of profit they need to succeed.

 

What other types of finance courses are offered?

You can also choose courses in areas like:

  • Accounting

  • Business management

  • Data analytics

  • Digital marketing

  • Leadership

  • Marketing

  • Project management

Why do I need to meet prerequisites?

Prerequisites are gathered for individual courses to make sure every student enrolled in the course has the foundational knowledge to be successful. To show you meet the required prerequisite for these online psychology courses, you simply have to upload a digital copy of your transcript (official or unofficial) during the checkout process. Then you’re good to go.

 

Is University of Phoenix accredited?

We’ve been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org) and its predecessor for more than 40 years.

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Get your course transcript

After you’ve completed your finance courses, you can request your official transcripts be sent directly to you or your school of choice.

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