Interested in furthering your education?

The earnings of financial professionals are influenced by many factors including experience, education level and professional certification. Consider a graduate program from Sacred heart University or a professional certification from the AFP.

Take a look at these opportunities to help you.

Finance Graduate Programs at Sacred Heart University

Sacred Heart University's Jack Welch College of Business is AACSB accredited, and offers numerous graduate programs in finance. Degrees offered in:

  • Doctor of Business Administration in Finance (DBA)
    Enhance the breadth and depth of your knowledge in financial theory and practice while acquiring the applied research and analytical skills necessary for your career at financial and business institutions, consulting firms, government agencies and academia.

  • Master of Business Administration: Finance Concentration
    The Welch MBA will broaden your understanding of business disciplines and functional skills, while helping you understand leadership theory, managerial skills and the global business environment. 

  • M.S. Finance and Investment Management
    Impact the future of finance by becoming well-versed in investment theory, mathematics, statistics and portfolio management. Gain hands-on experience in our state-of-the-art training lab. 

To learn more about their finance program offerings and delivery options in the Jack Welch College of Business, visit:

Certified Treasury Professional® (CTP) Certification

  • The Certified Treasury Professional® (CTP) designation sets the global standard in the finance profession and is a symbol of excellence

  • The Certified Treasury Professional® (CTP) designation serves as a benchmark of competency in the finance profession and is recognized as the leading credential in corporate treasury worldwide. Sponsored by the Association for Financial Professionals® (AFP), the CTP® credential signifies that you have demonstrated the knowledge and skills required to effectively execute critical functions related to corporate liquidity, capital and risk management. In today’s environment, companies are looking for proven and ethical professionals. They are looking for CTPs.


Certified Corporate Financial Planning & Analysis Professional (FP&A) Certification

  • FP&A Professionals don't just crunch numbers. The Certified Corporate FP&A Professional credential demonstrates that you have the knowledge and skills to analyze trends, build forecasts, make recommendations, and provide insights that drive the organization forward.

  • 64% of executives in finance saying that the FP&A position is the hardest to fill, the FP&A credential is what you need to guarantee career advancement and deliver returns on your investment.


To learn more about the CTP or FP&A certification, please visit:

Interested in taking a class to help you pass the CTP, the New York Institute of Technology offers a class. Please visit: