Program of Study

Coursework includes financial planning, real estate, business ethics, business insurance, customer service, accounting, computer applications, business law, business finance and general education
courses. Cooperative education opportunities may be available. Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analyses, critical thinking skills, and ethics.


Careers Available

Graduates may find employment with banks, savings and loans, credit units, insurance companies, brokerage firms, pension benefit companies, realty firms and mortgage companies.

Recommended Courses and Skills

Strong math background (high school algebra strongly recommended), willingness to adapt to changing technology and an ability to manage detailed projects and work in a team environment.

Helpful Personal Attributes

General awareness of business environment, good decision-making skills, oral and written communication skills, interpersonal skills and computer keyboarding ability.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Financial Services Associate in Applied Science Day and Online A25330
Financial Services Associate in Applied Science Evening and Online A25330

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Financial Services Program, contact Phil Slater, Program Coordinator, at 336.734.7354 or pslater@forsythtech.edu.