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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bank Management Certificate

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Program: Certificate
Department of Economics and Finance
Richard T. Doermer School of Business

Neff Hall 350 ~ 260-481-6471

Doermer School of Business Undergraduate Student Success Center

Neff Hall 366 ~ 260-481-6472

The student learning outcomes for the certificate include a working knowledge of the areas of:

  • Asset and liability management
  • Commercial bank operations
  • Consumer and commercial banking
  • Credit Analysis
  • Derivative instruments
  • Financial intermediaries
  • Interest rate forecasting
  • Macroeconomics analysis
  • Modeling simulation
  • Regulation
  • The Federal Reserve and monetary policy
  • Underwriting


Admission to the Certificate in Bank Management Program is open to students currently enrolled in the School of Business with junior or senior standing.  If you have a baccalaureate degree, you can pursue the Certificate if the bachelor’s degree was awarded by an institution accredited at the baccalaureate level or higher by the Higher Learning Commission (or comparable regional association) at the time the degree was granted and you are formally admitted to Purdue University Fort Wayne.

You must meet the prerequisites for each course and earn a grade of C- or better in each course, while maintaining at least a 2.0 GPA in courses required for the Certificate.  You must complete at least 12 of the required 27 credits at Purdue University Fort Wayne to be eligible to receive the certificate.

Gainful Employment Disclosure:

Information regarding Consumer Information for this program can be found at: Consumer Information - Purdue Fort Wayne (

Total Credits: 27

Student Responsibility

You are responsible for ensuring that you satisfy all graduation requirements specified for each selected program.  Thus, it is essential that you develop a thorough understanding of the required courses, academic policies, and procedures governing your academic career.  If you cannot complete all program requirements by your stated graduation date but fail to remove those from your plan of study, the Registrar’s Office in consultation with your academic advisor will remove unmet pursuits from your plan of study. Changing curricular records during the graduation term of application may affect state or federal financial aid awards. All requests for exceptions to specific requirements must be made in writing and may be granted only by written approval from the appropriate chair or dean. 

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