Financial Analysis Micro-Credential

What is the Financial Analysis Micro-Credential?

This Micro-Credential will enable professionals to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the areas of banking, investment analysis, and corporate finance.

Time to Complete:
2-3 semesters


Mode Offered:
100% Online
8-week and 16-week courses


Digital Badges
Credit towards MBA

Program Description

Many individuals looking to make a career change or move up within their organization discover that they need additional skills to be successful. The graduate Micro-credential/Certificate in Financial Analysis is designed to meet these educational needs. Individuals earning this Micro-credential/Certificate may have more career opportunities and chances for advancement. The local area has a strong financial services industry, which has helped guide faculty to include significant real world components in courses due to interactions with the financial services sector. There is an industry need for individuals to have advanced skills in financial management, strategy, and investments.

Grades earned within this program will be part of your permanent academic record and may be applied to the Master of Business Administration (MBA).


MBA 600 Foundations of Business, Part 1 2
MBA 603 MBA Essentials 1
FI 593 Advanced Financial Management 3
FI 632 Corporate Financial Strategy 2
FI 635 Security and Portfolio Analysis 3
Total Hours 11

Admission Requirements

Admission into the Financial Analysis Micro-credential program at North Alabama includes the following requirements:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally-accredited US based institution or an institution recognized by the government of another country.
  • An overall undergraduate grade point average of at least a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, as reported on the transcript of the qualifying degree granting institution.

How to Apply

Step 1: Apply Online

Create yourMyUNA Profile to access the online graduate application, select Financial Analysis (Micro-Credential) in the Academic Program options. Already have a MyUNA Profile? You can Apply Online through your profile!

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Step 2: Request Official Transcripts

Request official transcripts from degree granting institution. Transcripts from University of North Alabama are not required. Official transcripts can be sent through an electronic transcript service to or mailed to: Office of Graduate Admissions, UNA Box 5078, Florence, AL 35632.

Once you submit your application, someone from the University will reach out to you with additional information. 

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