Graduate Certificate in Financial Analysis
Missouri State University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Financial Analysis is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in financial analysis.  This certificate will also help prepare students to pass the Level I Chartered Financial Analysis (CFA) Exam and will provide a foundation for further study in preparation for the Level II and Level III CFA Exams.


  • A bachelor's degree from a college or university accredited by agencies recognized by Missouri State University
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 OR at least a 2.75 GPA for the last 60 hours of academic course work OR at least a 2.75 GPA on a minimum of 9 hours of graduate credits OR have a combined score of 290 (875 under the old scoring system before August 1, 2011) on the verbal and quantitative sections of the Graduate Record Examination.
  • Resume
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission