Full course description
Term: Fall 2023
Date: Begins Tuesday, October 17th & meets every Tuesday through December 12th
Time: 1:30pm - 2:00pm
Location: ONLINE ONLY
Instructor: Shelley Seckers
Presented By: The Vice President for Finance
The Vice President for Finance is proud to sponsor the Fiscal Development and Certificate Program aimed at providing progressive training and certifications for fiscal support staff and business managers within the university community. Through this robust certificate program, participants will learn higher education financial concepts, policy navigation, compliance-driven practices, operational procedures, business intelligence tools, and decision-making skills. This certificate program provides a comprehensive structure in ongoing professional development, an environment of continuous learning and sharing, and financial acumen.
This program will support all Virginia Tech fiscal staff through a required 60-day program to provide immediate exposure to basic information, build a network of contacts, and create a mindset of continuous learning and sharing through a curriculum focused on operations, critical concepts, compliance, collaboration, and integration of available technology.