Online Certificate in Financial Management


Develop and sharpen your financial acumen

As a non-financial manager you need to be able to interpret and discuss the financial activities within your organization in order to make informed decisions. While the finance managers may be responsible for making specific financial decisions at your firm, your ability to understand, analyze, and communicate financial data is crucial to your long-term success. In this interactive online series from Cornell, you will study the conceptual frameworks necessary to effectively articulate project and investment proposals to decision-makers, as well as gaining the ability to review and discuss proposals with your organization's financial managers. Case studies are used to bring the material to life in fun, engaging ways, and to ensure that the information can be readily adapted to meet your specific organizational challenges.

This certificate consists of the following six, two-week courses, and is powered by eCornell:

Courses are authored by: Steven Carvell, PhD, professor and associate dean for academic affairs, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University; and Scott Gibson, PhD, professor of finance and J.E. Zollinger Term Professor, College of William & Mary School of Business.

Registrations are being accepted now for all courses. All courses are delivered online using eCornell's Structured Flexibility delivery methodology. Each course requires six to seven hours of learning time over a two-week period, and is facilitated by an instructor to ensure mastery of content and successful application back into the workplace.

Visit the certificate description page for more information or to enroll.

More Spotlights


Experience the General Managers Program at Cornell's School of Hotel Administration

Get a glimpse of the General Manager's Program (GMP) from the eyes of your participant peers and renowned Cornell faculty.

Read more »
Robert Schnitz

Featured Advisory Board Member: Robert Schnitz

Robert Schnitz is senior vice president and associate general counsel overseeing legal support for global operations of Hyatt Hotels and Resorts...

Read more »
Harry Johnson III

CIHLER featured advisory board member: Harry Johnson III

Harry I. Johnson III is a partner in Morgan Lewis Bockius.

Read more »
Apply Now!

Apply Now for the 2018 EBV Program

Applications for the 2018 program are being accepted on a rolling-admissions basis. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis, and early application is encouraged.

Read more »

CIHLER Director David Sherwyn Offers Tips to Employers

CIHLER Director David Sherwyn offers tips to employers based on the 7th circuit decision on mandatory arbitration policies.

Read more »
Chuck Floyd, P '15 and '18

Featured Advisory Board Member: Chuck Floyd, P '15 and '18

Chuck Floyd is the global president of operations for Hyatt...

Read more »