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Financial Technology

Associate of Science in Financial Technology (Fintech)

To meet the demands of Georgia's growing Financial Transactions industry, Middle Georgia has created the AS in Financial Technology. The program's curriculum has been developed with direct input from industry leaders, ensuring that graduates of this degree are well equipped with the skills needed to work in this high-demand career field.

Current Middle Georgia Students

Technology is an integral part of any business, and adding relevant FinTech Courses to your resume is sure to help you stand out in the job market. These new and exciting online courses are a great complement to any major - from business to graphic design. Talk to your advisor today about registering for one of the new online FinTech Courses as an elective for the upcoming semester.

Facts about the Financial Transactions Technology Industry


Georgia is third in the nation in Financial Technology (FinTech) revenue.

More than 60% of payment processing companies are based in Atlanta, and more than 70% of all U.S. payments processed run through Georgia.

Georgia's FinTech industry has estimated a need for 10,000 new employees over the next 3 years.

The average salary for FinTech software engineers tops $100K annually.



Curriculum

Core Curriculum Areas A-E (42 hours)
Area F: Lower Division Major Requirements (18 hours)
  • Required Courses (15 hours)
    • ITEC 2400 – Industry Trends and Disruptive Technology (3 hours)
    • ITEC 2410 – Web Application Programming (3 hours)
    • ITEC 2420 – Big Data Analytics (3 hours)
    • ITEC 2430 – Cybersecurity (3 hours)
    • ITEC 2440 – IT Entrepreneurship and Innovation (3 hours)
  • Math Elective (3 hours)
    • MATH 1200 - Elementary Statistics (3 hours)
    • MATH 1401 - Introduction to Statistics (3 hours)
Total for Degree: 60 Hours

For More Information

Dr. Kevin Floyd
School of Information Technology

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