Certificate in Financial Services Compliance

Boston University

School of Law

Boston, United States

Boston University Law School’s Offering for Students interested in a career in Financial Services Industry

Application Deadline: 31/07/2020


Duration: 1 Year


Tuition Fee: 1458 USD/Credit


The Certificate in Financial Services Compliance opens up BU Law’s renowned banking and financial services expertise to students seeking to join one of the fastest-growing careers in the financial service industry. This prestigious Certificate provides a valuable credential from a top-ranked law school.

Taught by industry experts and backed by more than 30 years of experience in financial services education through the Graduate Banking Program, the curriculum is specifically tailored to people looking to be leading compliance officers.

Programme outline

  • Courses are all delivered asynchronously online through the School of Law’s learning management or lecture capture systems. Upon registration, students will be issued school credentials to access all of their available courses. Courses are presented in an intuitive, user-friendly format.
  • All courses will be in compliance with ADA, state, and school requirements. Course accessibility options include captioning, extra time on examinations and other timed assignments, use of dictation software for exams, and use of a note-taker.
  • Student attendance will be tracked automatically each time that the student logs in to the course.

Key facts

Courses are offered in accordance with BU Law’s semester schedule, so students can expect classes to begin at the beginning of the semester, and end at the last day of class. Students can complete the program in two semesters, 6 credits each, or they can complete the program within 4 consecutive semesters.


Admission requirements

 English Language Requirements

For all applicants whose native language is not English., The candidate must submit TOEFL or IELTS score report.

TOEFL exam score:

  • Minimum 600 (paper-based)
  • 250 (computer-based)
  • 100 (internet-based)


IELTS Exam Score: Minimum of 7.0

General requirements

Students should have strong academic backgrounds and evidence that the candidate can perform well in a rigorous academic program. In addition to transcripts and letters of recommendation, the application also asks for a personal statement and curriculum vitae (CV).

Fees and funding


Tuition $1,458 per credit
Student Services Fee $60

Virtual Summit on Online Legal Learners Conference

Join The World’s Leading Universities, Law Schools and Legal Course providers & Experts as They Reveal information on How legal learning is changing all over the world, how you can make the best use of the changing dynamics of law,  the different types of Law Programs that you can learn from anywhere in the world and the skills you can develop, qualify as a lawyer in multiple jurisdictions, grow your career, share experiences, get the required credits for continuing legal education,  and lots more….


 Grow your career and acquire legal skills from some of the best law programs in the world…


Get Your FREE VIP Ticket To The #1 Event Of Its Kind

Virtual Summit


Security Code: