ACP International Finance
Learn the foundations of international finance and the history and structure of international financial markets. You will discover the basic forces behind international investment flows and gain an understanding of the financial management techniques used by multinational firms. Determine the functions of foreign exchange spot trading, forward and derivatives transactions, and learn alternative financing and payment methods.
- Prepare for a career in corporate financial planning and analysis in a multinational company
- Learn to develop practical financial spreadsheet models
- Understand balance sheet and profit loss statements
- Develop tactics to improve financial management processes
- Gain a competitive edge in the global job market with an internship in a U.S. company
In order to earn the International Finance Certificate, students must complete all the courses listed below with a grade “C” or better in each course.
All certificate programs at UC Irvine Extension require professional-level English language proficiency in listening and note-taking, reading comprehension and vocabulary, written expression, and oral presentation. International students who do not meet certificate program admissions requirements are invited to enroll in one of our English Language Programs.
As an optional last course and for an additional fee, you have the opportunity to apply academic theory and gain practical experience in a variety of businesses and industries for up to three months. A research project provides additional training. Also included in the internship are the Resume Development and Interviewing Skills workshops.
“Through the ACP in International
Finance, I strengthened my
financial knowledge and broadened
my horizons. Moreover,
when I came back to my home
country, the ACP certificate was
a great asset in obtaining an
internship at a management &
IT consulting firm in Paris.”
Juste D. Houessou
TELECOM Ecole de Management
ACP International Finance
Tuition for applications received by March 31, 2015:
- Certificate: $7,500 (Approximate total cost: $12,300 USD, excludes airfare)
- Internship: $2,100
- Certificate: $7,900
- Internship: $2,400
Apr 4 - Jun 26
Apr 3 - Jun 24
Sept 19 - Dec 15
Sept 18 - Dec 10
Introduction to an ACP
Gain an overview of the American higher-educational system and acquire the academic skills to ensure your success in an ACP.
Understand American business culture, sharpen your communication and presentation skills, learn professional etiquette, and improve your business English.