School of Professional Programs: Programs
KCA University graduates bring to the market key management, financial management and Information Technology skills that are a heritage of the university's commitment to continuously identify, develop and offer market relevant, market driven curriculum as a means of providing solutions to the community of Kenya and the region. Our various programs are offered at the impressive main campus along Thika road, the universitys town campus and KCA Kisumu.
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Additional Academic Programs
CSIA - Certified Securities & Investment Analysis
The Investment Security Analyst is a regional (East African) Professional Qualification for Financial Analysts. The course objective is to develop a professional designation to further enhance training for market participants in the east Africa Region. As the East Africa economics turn to market economies, it becomes necessary that there be professionals equipped with tools of financial analysis for both local and multi-national firms.
CSIA qualification is the only qualification of its kind in the East African region.
Subjects to be attempted in each part.
CSIA PART I
Financial Institutions and Markets
Enterpreneurship and Communication
Taxation Theory and Practice
CSIA PART II
Management Information Systems
Financial Statements Analysis
Advanced Finance, Finance, Investment and Equity Analysis
Law and regulations governing Financial Markets
CSIA PART III
Principles and Practice of Management
Valuation and Analysis of Fixed Income Instruments
Valuation Analysis of Derivatives
Minimum entry requirements:
Holder of IST Level II
Holder of recognized Accounting Qualification e.g. CPA(K), ACCA
Holding of any degree from recognized university
KCSE mean grade C+ (plus) with a minimum of C+ (plus) in both Mathematics and English
Fees: Ksh 20,450 per section