Banking & Financial Services

This course trains students for positions in banks, savings and loan associations, credit card centers and retail establishments. Curriculum includes training in banking and bank teller procedures, encoder operations (primarily ten-key calculator skills and debit and credit knowledge), development of personal and communications-related business skills, job preparation and enhancement of keyboarding skills. The stock market, new accounts, financial regulations, Federal Reserve System and bank operations are also studied in this class. Students gain valuable leadership and employment skill and receive opportunities for scholarships and community involvement by participating in Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA), a state and national career and technical student organization.

Expect to learn:

  • Banking and cash handling skills
  • Analyzing financial statements and investments
  • Budgeting and financial planning
  • Processing credit cards and loans
  • Communications and customer service skills

Other Features:

  • College credit and internship opportunities may be available

Career information for this program:

  • Salary range: $62,480 - more than $187,199
  • Education range: Bachelor's Degree to Master's Degree
  • Projected job growth: 9%
Statistics according to Bureau of Labor Statistics for Financial Managers, Retrieved: 11/5/15

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Schools offering this program:
Metro Tech

Schools offering this program for Dual Enrollment Credits:
Metro Tech