Jump to Content
ABA: The American Bankers Association
Skip Section Navigation

Higher Education Programs for Future and Current Bankers

Academic programs for the next generation of bankers, and opportunities for current bankers to earn credit toward a bachelor’s or master’s degree with ABA training

Many colleges and universities across the country are offering banking programs. Whether you are looking for your next employee or want to expand your career development offerings for current bankers, take a look at these university programs.

City University of Seattle (CityU)

Current bank employees can develop their professional skills and earn college credit for completing approved ABA online courses and certificates. Online coursework can substantially reduce the cost of undergraduate or graduate degrees and is one way CityU is delivering on its promise of quality learning for working adults.

Explore CityU Program

Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana)

Purdue’s College of Business offers a banking concentration within the finance major. Courses cover management of financial institutions, risk management for financial institutions, risk management for financial institutions, as well as financial reporting, compliance and personal selling. Indiana Bankers Association (IBA) and state banks provided a $135,000 donation over three-years to support the program.

Explore Purdue Program

Marquette University

As part of their finance major, Marquette offers an introductory course in banking to help understand the foundations and nature of banking, how banks make money, the regulatory structure, current issues in banking and overall value creation.

Explore Marquette Program

Know of Other Higher Education Banking Programs?

Let us know of these programs so we can share them with other current and future bankers.

Our Experts

Clare Marsch

SVP, Training/Delivery, Member and Customer Support


Contact Clare

Press Contact

Mike Townsend

(202) 663-5471

Contact Mike