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  • Graduate Certificate in Financial Regulatory Compliance

    Drexel’s Graduate Certificate in Financial Regulatory Compliance focuses on financial regulatory structure and the industry’s extensive compliance requirements. It is designed for those who seek careers managing mutual funds, hedge funds, and other investments.

    Courses cover auditing, investigating, reporting, and risk assessment, as well as regulations for investment advisors and companies, preparing you for in-demand compliance positions at both large and small financial institutions.

    Drexel also offers a Master of Legal Studies with a concentration in Financial Regulatory Compliance.

    Program Features

    • Available entirely online, with courses taught by award-winning professors from Drexel University's Thomas R. Kline School of Law
    • Coursework malleable to your professional goals
    • Special tuition plans for employees and members of partner organizations

    Online Open House

    View our previously recorded open house to learn more about Drexel's Legal Studies programs.


    State restrictions may apply to some programs.

    Curriculum

    Required Courses  
    LSTU 501S Compliance Skills: Auditing, Investigation, and Reporting 3.0
    LSTU 507S Risk Assessment and Management 3.0
    LAW 700S Business Organizations 3.0
    Choose three of the following courses: 9.0
    LAW 734S Legal Regulation of Investment Advisers  
    LAW 735S Legal Regulation of Investment Companies  
    LAW 736S Broker/Dealer Regulation  
    LAW 737S Banking Law  
    Total Credits 18.0

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    Admissions Criteria

    • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution

    Required Documents

    With multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our Completing Your Application Guide.

    • A completed application
    • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended 
    • Resume
    • Additional requirements for International Students

    Tuition

    The tuition rate for the academic year 2018-2019 is $1215 per credit.

    • This program is not eligible for Financial Aid.
    • Special tuition rates available for Drexel University AlumniMilitary members, and members of our Partner Organizations.
      • Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 new partners, alumni or military students only: a special 20% tuition savings for students that enroll in two courses per term (otherwise 10% tuition savings applies). 
        • These rates apply only to new online students and students being readmitted.
        • Tuition rates are subject to increase with the start of each academic year in the fall term.
        • All students must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify.
        • Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings.
        • When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.

     

    Academic Calendar

    2018-2019 Academic Year

    Term

    Classes Begin

    Classes End

    Fall 2018

    August 20, 2018

    December 13, 2018

    Spring 2019

    January 7, 2019

    May 3, 2019

    Summer 2019

    May 20, 2019

    August 2, 2019

    Apply today for the Graduate Certificate in Financial Regulatory Compliance

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