The Banking Industry


Description: The Banking Industry is an essential introduction to the business of banking. The course covers the evolution of banking since the 2008 financial crisis, the role of banks in the U.S. economy and the environment in which banks operate and compete. It provides a look into various banking career tracks to inspire and prepare and motivate new bankers and covers innovations in financial products.​

The Banking Industry is one of three Banking Fundamentals courses that explore the principles of the banking industry. Enroll in one, two, or all three to meet your needs.

Audience: Anyone who needs an introduction to banking, whether just starting a career or a more experienced professional from a different industry.​​​

Learning Objectives: 

  • Describe how banks serve customer needs
  • Identify major bank competitors
  • Identify regulators, major laws and banking regulations
  • Explain how banks meet their financial goals
  • Discuss future trends in banking

4 weeks
Member: $215
Non-Member: $285

Locator Number Start Date End Date
24948 – TBI14 12/19/2016 01/20/2017
24950 – TBI16 01/17/2017 02/10/2017
24952 – TBI18 02/06/2017 03/03/2017
24955 – TBI21 03/20/2017 04/14/2017
24957 – TBI23 04/17/2017 05/12/2017
24958 – TBI24 05/01/2017 05/26/2017
24959 – TBI25 06/12/2017 07/07/2017
24960 – TBI26 07/17/2017 08/11/2017
24961 – TBI27 08/14/2017 09/08/2017

Required Textbook: There is no separate textbook for this course. All reading materials are posted online in the Learning tab of your course.