Certificate in Corporate Finance

Certificate in Corporate Finance

Certificate in Corporate Finance

Designed using a refreshing practical approach, Florida Atlantic University’s Certificate in Corporate Finance will provide strategic knowledge for those professionals who hold financial responsibility within an organization, as well as educate those with operational or other responsibilities who need an immediate understanding of financial concepts and the ability to apply financial concepts and best practices.


On Campus
Or Live Virtual
September 9 - October 21, 2024
7:00pm - 9:30pm
17.5 Hours - PDUs
1.75 CEUs
$1,200**EARLY BIRD: Register and pay by July 21, 2024 and pay only $1,080!



Particularly during challenging economic times, financial acumen is expected at every organizational level and even non-finance professionals are expected to understand and contribute to a company’s financial policy.

Participants who enroll in Florida Atlantic University’s Certificate in Corporate Finance will increase their understanding of current financial techniques and practices, sharpen their skills in assessing the financial strength of their organization and its competitors, and learn the latest in project analysis techniques. Participants will also enhance their capability to assess the desirability of investment projects and to value investment projects, corporate assets and company acquisitions.

Florida Atlantic University is a premier provider of finance education. We offer you the opportunity to gain the financial acumen you need to succeed in a world of change. You will gain the knowledge necessary to unravel the financial puzzles being faced today and learn first-hand how to deal with financial information, communicate with other finance professionals, understand the financial aspects of business, understand and protect investments, and ensure budgets, expenses and revenues stay on track.

Taught by instructors whose core competency is finance, their focused approach and industry knowledge has kept the program content and curriculum on the cutting-edge of the “best practices” within the discipline of finance.



  • The language of financial concepts
  • Increase your understanding of current financial tools, techniques and practices
  • Sharpen skills in assessing the financial strength of an organization and its competitors


  • Individuals who want to learn how to interpret and use financial instruments and data in daily decision-making
  • Non-finance professionals who want to increase their knowledge of financial language, communicate with other finance professionals, and understand the financial aspects of business

Materials are included in Program tuition.



Rainford Knight

Rainford Knight

FAU Instructor

Rainford Knight is an entrepreneur with significant experience in financial services including: M&A, Corporate Finance, Hedge Funds and Asset Management.

Areas of Expertise: Financial Analysis and Forecasting, Investment Management and Portfolio Construction, Bank Risk Assessment and Risk Model Validation, Alternative Investments: Investment and Operational Due Diligence.


  • PhD (1997) Finance, Florida Atlantic University
  • MBA (1990) Finance, Florida Atlantic University
  • BBA (1989) Finance, Florida Atlantic University



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