Credit & Financial Management Program
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The objectives of this certificate are to educate students for entry-level employment in the finance/credit field; and to provide
continuing education opportunities for people currently working in the field, support courses for other business programs, and
general financial and credit education to meet community needs.
The certificate program is based on information from banks, mortgage companies, finance companies, credit unions and retail credit
institutions in the Spokane area.
As a rapidly expanding career choice, work in the credit and financial management field offers much growth potential for today's
graduate. Since the work deals closely with important needs of people, it is satisfying and rewarding, both financially and
emotionally. Graduates will find positions in financially oriented organizations such as banks, savings and loan associations,
credit unions, finance companies, investment companies, financial planners, credit bureaus, and collection agencies. Many other
non-financial firms in diverse fields, ranging from retailing and manufacturing to hospitals and clinics, also employ persons
having credit and financial management knowledge.