The FinTech Technician Technical Certificate provide an additional completion point to students who are already pursuing the Data Science Technology (2157) (A.S.) . This certificate serves students who may be interested in pursuing the FinTech Advanced Technical Certificate, which requires a minimum of an Associate degree. The FinTech Technician certificate is in response to industry demand for students with more technology courses and complements the Banking Specialist - Financial Services (FinTech) (6225) (T.C.) offered as part of the Accounting Technology (2201) (A.S.) degree at FSCJ. This certificate is intended to provide a focus for students interested in FinTech-related occupations.
A minimum grade of C or higher is required in all professional coursework.
Financially oriented technicians are among the most sought-after employees in the finance industry. New technologies used in banking, credit evaluation, payment processing, and regulatory applications are disrupting many financial organizations, creating a demand for skilled technicians that can apply programming, data collection, and data analytics technologies to meet their needs. Florida State College at Jacksonville is the regional resource for many employers in these industries, including CSX, Florida Blue, FIS, Bank of America, VyStar, Black Knight, Crowley Marine, City of Jacksonville, Citi, TEKsystems, and other regional employers including the government and military..
Upon completion of this program, students will be prepared to pursue industry recognized industry certifications including:
- SAS Base Programmer
- PCAP (Python Certified Associate Programmer)
- Microsoft Office Specialist - Excel
- CompTIA Security+
- CompTIA Network+
- CompTIA Linux+
Upon completion of coursework, Florida State College at Jacksonville does not guarantee employment or salary in a given field of study. Any jobs or salaries mentioned are given as examples of potential employment not a representation of guaranteed income. Graduates may need to seek employment outside the local area.
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