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Top financial modeling courses – If you want to learn how to build an Excel model from scratch, you’ve come to the right place. CFI has an extensive library of tutorials, lessons, and training to teach you how to build advanced Excel models. This guide outlines the most popular financial modeling courses offered as part of the FMVA® certification program.
List of the Top Courses
Below is a detailed description of each of the top eight financial modeling courses, ranked from beginner to advanced. CFI has 24+ courses designed to help transform anyone into a world-class financial analyst.
#1 Building a 3 Statement Financial Model Course
The course teaches the foundations of building a financial model and is designed for beginners.
These courses progress from beginner to advanced and are recommended to be taken in the order laid out above. If you are considering enrolling in the full Financial Modeling and Valuation Analyst Program (FMVA)® you will also be required to complete other classes that cover critical skills for becoming a world-class financial analyst.
The modern financial analyst requires more than just technical Excel skills and should be able to perform a comprehensive analysis that has beautiful presentations and considers the overall strategy of the business and industry being analyzed.
To continue advancing your career as a world-class financial analyst, the additional CFI resources below will be helpful:
Below is a break down of subject weightings in the FMVA® financial analyst program. As you can see there is a heavy focus on financial modeling, finance, Excel, business valuation, budgeting/forecasting, PowerPoint presentations, accounting and business strategy.
A well rounded financial analyst possesses all of the above skills!
Additional Questions & Answers
CFI is the global institution behind the financial modeling and valuation analyst FMVA® Designation. CFI is on a mission to enable anyone to be a great financial analyst and have a great career path. In order to help you advance your career, CFI has compiled many resources to assist you along the path.
In order to become a great financial analyst, here are some more questions and answers for you to discover:
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