In a partnership with MiCasa Resource center, the Community College of Aurora (CCA) is offering a certificate program to help you gain the skills you need to find a career in the financial services industry!
This partnership allows students to start a certificate program with MiCasa, earn up to nine college credits from Prior Learning Assessments* (PLA), earn one or two certificates from CCA in Banking Essentials or Supervision Fundamentals, and all are transferable towards a BS in Banking from Metropolitan State University.
Banking Essentials Certificate
Banks and credit unions are in need of entry-level banking professionals. This program will prepare you to work in entry-level positions as a teller. You will learn the role of savings institutions in the financial services industry and how to process cash payments. You will also learn basic workplace skills and customer service.
You will learn:
- Banking concepts and the functions of a bank
- Customer service for the banking industry
- Banking regulations
- Legal and ethical standards of banking
- Processing various financial transactions with accuracy
Supervision Fundamentals Certificate
This program will prepare you for intermediate-level positions in the financial services industry. Example job titles include lead teller, product/sales consultant, or supervisor/manager. You will learn skills in analysis and management to fill mid-level positions in the industry.
You will learn:
- People skills needed to manage a team
- Customer relationship building
- Workplace communication
- Managerial decision-making
- Financial analysis