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The world of finance is rapidly evolving, and with advancements in financial technology, or fintech, banks are now trying to find new ways to meet their customers’ needs. Fintech, often used to describe startups, is really about the application of technology to products and services. Technology is not only impacting what a bank product does but how it is developed.

These courses broadly cover the evolution underway in the industry, what is driving this innovation, and how fintech products can be built. Learn the the concepts and philosophies underpinning the fintech revolution and how to implement fintech innovation along with a preview of the next horizon of technologies that will continue to reshape the financial service industry. With the LSU Online & Continuing Education Certified Fintech Professional Certificate Program, students can learn how fintech has already changed banking as we know it, as well as learn how to implement financial technology in various sectors of finance. Professionals in the banking and financial sector can benefit from this program through real-world, hands-on application.

This certificate program includes 3 courses which can be purchased separately or bundled together for a discount. Courses are open to all participants, not just those pursuing a certificate program.

This program is recommended for:

  • C-Suite and other emerging leaders or those interested in expanding their role
  • Those just entering the field of banking, financial services, or a fintech startup


These online courses require access to a computer with Internet access, email, an Internet browser (Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox recommended), MS PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Reader.


Online format with four months to complete the entire program. Each individual course must be completed in four weeks..

What You Will Earn

After successfully completing all courses in the certificate program, you will be able to download an official LSU certificate. We recommend you print out this certificate and showcase it with pride!

Completers will also receive a digital badge that showcases your new skill set and provides employers with a reliable way to assess your capabilities. These badges serve as a visual representation of your accomplishments and can be shared on social media, personal websites, or professional networking sites. Badges are distributed through Canvas Credentials. For more information on digital badges, visit the LSU Digital Badge page.

Prior Learning Assessment

Through Prior Learning Assessment (PLA), students who successfully complete this credential might be eligible to earn college credit toward an LSU online degree.  See below for details..

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  • 6 elective credit hours (The specific course waivers will be determined on a per-student basis.)

Note: Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) is determined on a case-by-case basis and subject to change. Please reach out to an Enrollment Coach for details.

English Proficiency Requirements

Continuing Education Programs

Continuing Education (CE) courses and programs offered online through LSU Online & Continuing Education typically include a combination of lecture and discussion as well as reading and writing assignments. You need an adequate command of English in all skill areas (listening, speaking, reading, and writing) to participate in classes.

If English is not your native language, you must meet one of the English language proficiency requirements below to be successful in our CE programs. If you intend to register for a CE course or program, you can determine whether you meet English proficiency requirements by self-assessment prior to enrolling. We want to empower you, the learner, to progress successfully. Completing this self-assessment will enable you to make a good decision on whether you can complete one of our programs.

Intermediate English Skills

Most CE professional development courses and programs require at least intermediate English skills, which are equivalent to a B2 level of English language proficiency on the Self-Assessment Form. When assessing yourself, be sure to read through each of the categories under Column B2 to make sure you meet proficiency requirements.

Advanced English Skills

Online Distance Learning courses and microcreds are for-credit courses and might require more advanced English skills, equivalent to a C1 level on the Learner Self-Assessment Form. Be sure to read through each of the categories under Column C1 to make sure you meet proficiency requirements.

Additional Details

BUNDLE AND SAVEReceive a discount when you purchase all courses together!

Certificate Price
COFTP : $2,090.00
Time to complete
120 Days After Registration

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