Financial Econometrics and Data Analysis (Adv Cert)

The advanced certificate in financial econometrics and data analysis is offered as a partnership between the Department of Computer and Information Sciences and the Department of Economics. Students pursuing a master's 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 sciences department are uniquely qualified to pursue this certificate, which is open only to current Fordham graduate students pursuing a master's or doctoral degree.

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 sciences course with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (B) or better.

Course Title Credits
CISC 5790Data Mining3
or CISC 5500 Data Analytics Tools and Scripting
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 M.A. degree.