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® 2012-16 Chicago-Kent College of Law
Illinois Institute of Technology
565 West Adams Street
Chicago, IL 60661-3691
7-Month Online Certificate Program
Earn a Certificate in
Financial Markets Compliance
The first online program in the country to introduce students to the increasingly complex compliance demands and requirements of the various regulators of the financial markets.
A group of financial services compliance professionals and law and business school professors have developed a robust and relevant curriculum.
A Leading Law School
Chicago-Kent College of Law, nationally renowned for combining a scholarly and pragmatic approach to professional education, is at the forefront of finance industry compliance.
Using the latest in education technology and expertise, Chicago-Kent offers online course instruction that applies innovative technologies to enhance students' learning experience and outcomes.
What Students are Saying
The program has helped me to understand the cross functional relationships, scope of examinations and design of the compliance program. The professors are very clear on the topic and seasoned with industry experience.
This was by far the best program I have enrolled in since my MBA. Even though the work load is high, this course was extremely enjoyable and I learned so many interesting and useful facts that I am using in my job as Treasurer.
The FMC program has helped me to understand the cross functional relationships, scope of examinations and design of the compliance program. It’s a blend of Finance, law and IT audit which is suitable given the time frame it’s designed for and the material.
The course content and professors were top-notch. I was impressed with the credentials, knowledge and real-life experiences of the professors. They didn't just teach theory, they incorporated their experiences and impressions in working in the FMC industry.
Classes offered in fall, spring and summer.
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What You'll Get at Chicago-Kent
What You'll Learn
Students examine the regulation of financial markets from a variety of perspectives: the fundamentals of how financial markets function, elements of an effective compliance program, managing and mitigating risk, conducting investigations, partnering with auditors and regulators, and establishing adequate monitoring testing systems. The certificate courses include:
Access to Chicago-Kent College of Law's password-protected database of job openings.
Access to the Institute for Compliance events and conferences hosted in the Chicago area.
You may be eligible for 20 hours of CLE credit. Request information for eligibility in your state.
Understand, create, and sustain a strong compliance program with training and support from a program designed for entry level and junior compliance professionals.
7 Months - Study Online
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What You'll Experience Online
Who You'll Learn From
The online program is available to residents of all states except Florida and Wisconsin.
The scholarship is intended to support the educational enrichment of professionals currently working in the field of financial compliance.
The scholarship is intended to support professionals interested in applying compliance knowledge in their current role or transitioning into a career in compliance.
The scholarship is intended to support candidates expressing financial hardship.
The Corporate Advantage Scholarship promotes professional advancement in the field of financial markets compliance and is offered to employees within the corporate partner network.
Chicago-Kent is advancing its commitment to educate and train professionals in the space by extending this exclusive scholarship to all qualifying applicants to the Certificate in Financial Markets Compliance program. A limited fund is still available for the spring 2017 class. Candidates who apply to the FMC program by January 27, 2017 will be considered.
Deadline: Jan 27, 2017