Academics


The curriculum for the 2019 Session is designed to provide officers of financial institutions the knowledge and information necessary for advancement to senior positions. To achieve its objective, the School utilizes a combination of teaching platforms such as lectures, cases, and computer-based simulations. An informal atmosphere allows maximum interaction between students and faculty.

Year 1

Courses Cases
  • Asset/Liability Management
  • Credit Risk Management
  • Financial Markets
  • Monetary Economics
  • Strategic Bank Marketing

Electives:

  • Basic Credit Analysis
  • Intermediate Credit Analysis
  • Bank Financial Analysis
  • Business Finance
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Core Ideology, Culture and Strategy
  • Ethics
  • Financing the Closely Held Business
  • Human Resource Management
  • Improving Market Capitalization
  • Internal Controls/Loss Prevention

Year 2

Courses Cases
  • Bank Regulatory Law
  • Banking Small Business
  • Banking and IT
  • Managing Bank Performance
  • Treasury Management

Electives:

  • Commercial Real Estate Financing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Negotiate to Win for Bankers
  • Risk Management and Cybersecurity
  • Rural and Small Business Lending
  • Sources of Non-Interest Income
  • Compliance Management
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Problem Loans & Workouts
  • Seasonal Lending
  • UCA Cash Flow

Year 3

Courses Electives
  • Bank Management Simulation
  • Current Banking Issues
  • Interpreting Economic Change
  • Leadership in Times of Change
  • Commercial Real Estate Financing
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Negotiate to Win for Bankers
  • Recruiting & Retaining the Right Employees
  • Risk Management and Cybersecurity
  • Rural and Small Business Lending
  • Sources of Non-Interest Income
  • Troubled Asset Resolution