Finance and Taxation

About Us

The Finance and Taxation Department offers courses and certificates that enable you to sharpen your business acumen, learn about the latest industry trends and developments, and connect with professionals who teach these courses.

Faculty

Learn from subject-matter experts who bring their expertise from the boardroom to the classroom.

Professional Network

Meet and interact with fellow professional colleagues in New York City.

Dynamic Curriculum

Programs designed to reflect new trends and developments in the industry.

Offerings

CFP: Become a Financial Planner

Learn to analyze and advise on the core components of financial planning. Upon completion students are eligible to sit for the CFP exam.

Tax Conferences

For nearly 80 years, our renowned conferences have provided the accounting, tax, and law communities with an unparalleled opportunity to learn from the most respected industry leaders on the current needs of their rapidly changing professions.

Continuing Education

Become a leader in the finance industry. Our courses and credentials reflect the evolving job market such as international business, credit analysis, and portfolio management.

Programs

Our programs are designed to prepare leaders in the functional areas of finance, accounting, and financial planning.

MS in Financial Planning

Campus program

The MS in Financial Planning offers the benefits, resources, and prestige of earning your degree at NYU, while building financial planning and analytical skills that prepare you for a successful career.

Certificate in Financial Planning

The Certificate in Financial Planning is designed to fulfill the educational requirements necessary to sit for the Certified Financial Planner Certification Examination. The program covers all 72 financial planning topics required by the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) Board of Standards, Inc., and additional relevant topics.

Certificates in a Wide Range of Emerging Finance Topics

The Division of Programs in Business offers continuing education finance certificates to meet the needs of industry and individuals. All provide an understanding of the forces at play in the markets, as well as the ways to identify risks and opportunities in a globally focused, technology driven environment.

Featured Faculty

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Stephen Wetzel

Adjunct Professor

Finance and Taxation

Jimmy K Pang

Adjunct Instructor

Division of Applied Undergraduate Studies

Desmond D Chin

Adjunct Instructor

Finance and Taxation

MESSAGE FROM THE FACULTY LEADER

Ashish Kohli

Adjunct Instructor

The continuing education programs in the areas of Finance, Accounting, Law, and Taxation provide an opportunity to develop and enhance the skills and knowledge that will advance your career and help you achieve your professional and personal goals.

We are pleased to share that we now offer a total of eight unique certificates within the School of Professional Studies (SPS). These innovative certificates include Financial Planning, Alternative Investments, Corporate Finance, Credit Risk Management, Fintech, Financial Accounting, Global Capital Markets, Investment Management and Sustainable Finance. The courses offered within the new SPS certificate courses provide students with the necessary body of knowledge and skills required to master the constantly evolving and complex worlds of corporate finance, investments and financial technology.

With access to a variety of courses led by professors who are industry experts and thought leaders in their fields, you can learn about a broad array of topics, from fundamental concepts to advanced and specialized ones, and acquire NYU credentials such as certificates or prepare to obtain industry-recognized certifications such as the CFP (Certified Financial Planner) designation.

Leonard Comberiate, Adjunct Instructor
June 28, 2022
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business Appoints Colin Slabach, PhD, CFP®, as Faculty Lead of its New MS in Financial Planning
June 8, 2022
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business to Host the 
14th Annual Tax Controversy Forum on June 23 and 24
May 17, 2022
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business to Host the 2022 Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference In-Person on June 9-10 in Washington, DC
December 9, 2021
Department of Finance, Law, and Taxation Faculty Webinar Series: Assistant Dean Negar Farakish Hosts Fireside Chat with seasoned Faculty Member and Financial Planner, David Mendels
December 7, 2021
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business to Host 
The 40th Annual Institute on State and Local Taxation Virtually December 13-15
November 10, 2021
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business Replaces In-Person 80th Annual NYU Institute on Federal Taxation with a Series of Live Webinars the Week of November 15-19, 2021
December 9, 2021
Department of Finance, Law, and Taxation Faculty Webinar Series: Assistant Dean Negar Farakish Hosts Fireside Chat with seasoned Faculty Member and Financial Planner, David Mendels
October 20, 2021
Dean Ihrig Hosts Fireside Chat with Management Expert and Author Rachel Pacheco
September 24, 2021
NYU Shanghai’s Laurie Underwood Shares China CEO Insights with Division of Programs in Business
September 2, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Welcomes Incoming Fall 2021 Students at Graduate Orientation
July 12, 2021
Celebrating Recent Division of Programs in Business Convocation Speakers
May 21, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Celebrates Class of 2021 in SPS Virtual Convocation
October 20, 2021
Dean Ihrig Hosts Fireside Chat with Management Expert and Author Rachel Pacheco
September 24, 2021
NYU Shanghai’s Laurie Underwood Shares China CEO Insights with Division of Programs in Business
September 2, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Welcomes Incoming Fall 2021 Students at Graduate Orientation
August 26, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Hosts Fall 2021 Kickoff for Faculty and Staff
July 12, 2021
Celebrating Recent Division of Programs in Business Convocation Speakers
April 22, 2021
Management Expert Mario Moussa Presents The Culture Puzzle with Division of Programs in Business
December 9, 2021
Department of Finance, Law, and Taxation Faculty Webinar Series: Assistant Dean Negar Farakish Hosts Fireside Chat with seasoned Faculty Member and Financial Planner, David Mendels
October 20, 2021
Dean Ihrig Hosts Fireside Chat with Management Expert and Author Rachel Pacheco
September 24, 2021
NYU Shanghai’s Laurie Underwood Shares China CEO Insights with Division of Programs in Business
September 2, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Welcomes Incoming Fall 2021 Students at Graduate Orientation
August 26, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Hosts Fall 2021 Kickoff for Faculty and Staff
May 21, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Celebrates Class of 2021 in SPS Virtual Convocation
June 28, 2022
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business Appoints Colin Slabach, PhD, CFP®, as Faculty Lead of its New MS in Financial Planning
June 8, 2022
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business to Host the 
14th Annual Tax Controversy Forum on June 23 and 24
May 17, 2022
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business to Host the 2022 Federal Real Estate and Partnerships Tax Conference In-Person on June 9-10 in Washington, DC
December 9, 2021
Department of Finance, Law, and Taxation Faculty Webinar Series: Assistant Dean Negar Farakish Hosts Fireside Chat with seasoned Faculty Member and Financial Planner, David Mendels
December 7, 2021
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business to Host 
The 40th Annual Institute on State and Local Taxation Virtually December 13-15
November 10, 2021
NYU School of Professional Studies Division of Programs in Business Replaces In-Person 80th Annual NYU Institute on Federal Taxation with a Series of Live Webinars the Week of November 15-19, 2021
December 9, 2021
Department of Finance, Law, and Taxation Faculty Webinar Series: Assistant Dean Negar Farakish Hosts Fireside Chat with seasoned Faculty Member and Financial Planner, David Mendels
October 20, 2021
Dean Ihrig Hosts Fireside Chat with Management Expert and Author Rachel Pacheco
September 24, 2021
NYU Shanghai’s Laurie Underwood Shares China CEO Insights with Division of Programs in Business
September 2, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Welcomes Incoming Fall 2021 Students at Graduate Orientation
July 12, 2021
Celebrating Recent Division of Programs in Business Convocation Speakers
May 21, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Celebrates Class of 2021 in SPS Virtual Convocation
October 20, 2021
Dean Ihrig Hosts Fireside Chat with Management Expert and Author Rachel Pacheco
September 24, 2021
NYU Shanghai’s Laurie Underwood Shares China CEO Insights with Division of Programs in Business
September 2, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Welcomes Incoming Fall 2021 Students at Graduate Orientation
August 26, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Hosts Fall 2021 Kickoff for Faculty and Staff
July 12, 2021
Celebrating Recent Division of Programs in Business Convocation Speakers
April 22, 2021
Management Expert Mario Moussa Presents The Culture Puzzle with Division of Programs in Business
December 9, 2021
Department of Finance, Law, and Taxation Faculty Webinar Series: Assistant Dean Negar Farakish Hosts Fireside Chat with seasoned Faculty Member and Financial Planner, David Mendels
October 20, 2021
Dean Ihrig Hosts Fireside Chat with Management Expert and Author Rachel Pacheco
September 24, 2021
NYU Shanghai’s Laurie Underwood Shares China CEO Insights with Division of Programs in Business
September 2, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Welcomes Incoming Fall 2021 Students at Graduate Orientation
August 26, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Hosts Fall 2021 Kickoff for Faculty and Staff
May 21, 2021
Division of Programs in Business Celebrates Class of 2021 in SPS Virtual Convocation
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