Financial Econometrics and Data Analysis (Adv Cert)

The Advanced Certificate in Financial Econometrics and Data Analysis is offered as a partnership between the Computer and Information Science Department and the Economics Department. Students pursuing a masters degree in Economics, International Political Economy and Development who are specializing in International Banking and Finance, or any degree granted by the Computer and Information Science department are uniquely qualified to pursue this certificate. This certificate may also be pursued as a stand-alone program. 

Requirements

The Advanced Certificate in Financial Econometrics and Data Analysis is earned by having an appropriate background in finance and successfully completing one Economics course and one Computer and Information Science course with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (B) or better.

Course Title Credits
CISC 6950ALGORITHMS & DATA ANALYS3
ECON 6910APPLIED ECONOMETRICS3
or ECON 6950 FINANCIAL ECONOMETRICS
Total Credits6

Courses taken towards earning this certificate may double count toward core and/or elective requirements for an MA degree. It is encouraged for students who have open electives to take FINANCIAL ECONOMETRICS (ECON 6950) if they choose to take APPLIED ECONOMETRICS (ECON 6910) for the certificate requirement.