About This Program
If you find the stock market interesting and want to pursue a career in investment analysis and portfolio management, get your training with the Financial Analysis Post-Degree Diploma offered by Douglas College.
You will be learning career-enhancing financial knowledge and acquire skills to qualify to write the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 1 exam. This is the first step to becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst or CFA – one of the most globally-recognized professional finance qualifications.
And if you do gain CFA certification, you may be more attractive to employers looking for professionals who have the financial skills to help identify opportunities to support business growth.
Enjoy excellent job prospects as a CFA as the financial industry in the province of British Columbia is expected to have 23,000 job openings between 2015 and 2025.
You will receive the Post-Degree Diploma in Financial Analysis once you have completed the program.
This Financial Analysis Post-Degree Diploma is offered at the New Westminster campus of Douglas College. It is taught full-time for one year.
Please note that you will be responsible for your own transportation to complete co-op, externship, internship or practical lab requirements when these are included in a program.
You may check career opportunities in the following fields, depending on your work experience and academic background:
All of the courses listed below have three credits. To complete this Post-Degree Diploma program, you must pass 30 credits during your one year of study.
Course Code : PDFIAN
College : Commerce & Business Administration
Duration : One year
Qualifications Level : Post-Degree Diploma
All fees listed below are quoted in Canadian Dollar (CAD).
Take note of the following:
Intake Dates :
There are three intakes per year:
IVC however, accepts applications for an intake date up to 7 months before the start of classes. This preparation period includes:
The long period will also allow you sufficient time to:
So be sure you apply early! After all, you deserve the best professional service we can offer.
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of Douglas College. You must comply with the following requirements: