Office of the Controller

Financial Management Certificate Program

*Please note that we are currently not accepting new applications for the FMCP classes, nor are new classes being scheduled. An announcement about the status of this program will be made at a future date*

The Financial Management Certificate Program is a program building on the financial components of the Business Officer Institute (BOI).  The Financial Management Certificate Program consists of a total of eight classes of comprehensive instruction in major topic areas critical to successful financial management. You are welcome to take one or a few courses in areas of particular interest to you, or you may choose to work toward a certificate in Financial Management.

The Financial Management Certificate Program consists of the following courses.

Required Optional
  • Ethics & Fraud in the Workplace - 3.5 hours
  • Office of the Controller & Internal Controls - 2 hours
  • Stewardship, Accountability and Regulatory Compliance - 3.5 hours
  • Resource Management - 3.5 hours
  • Risk Assessment - 2 hours
  • Fund Accounting - 3 hours
  • UC Tax Issues - 3.5 hours
  • UCSB Budget Process - 3.5 hours
  • Disaster and Business Continuity Planning - 3 hours