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Certificate of Achievement in Banking and Finance


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2018-2019 LAVC Catalog.

Complete each course with a grade of C or higher. Download Certificate Petition Form and return the completed form to Academic Affairs. For the latest certificate requirements, please see the LAVC catalog.


Complete the following 3 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
Acctg 1 Introductory Accounting I  5
Finance 2 Investments 3
Finance 8 Personal Finance and Investment 3

Complete 8-9 units from the following

Course Course Title UNITS
Acctg 2* Introductory Accounting II 5
Acctg 15* Tax Accounting I 3
Bus 1 Introduction to Business 3
Bus 38 Business Computations 3
Law 1 Business Law I 3
Real Es 7* Real Estate Finance I 3

Total units required: 19-20

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite