Financial Services Sales Agent
|Overview:||Sell financial services, such as loan, tax, and securities counseling to customers of financial institutions and business establishments.|
|Degree(s):||A.A. Liberal Arts and Sciences
A.S. Liberal Arts and Sciences (Mathematics and Science)
A.A.S. Management: Marketing Concentration
A.S. Business Administration (Accounting and Marketing)
|Job Outlook:||Employment of financial services sales agents will grow as fast as average through 2018. Affecting growth is the consolidation of the financial industry and the deregulation of financial markets which fostered competition between traditional banks and securities companies. However many banks and brokerages now offer banking and investment services in one place.|
|Education Level:||Training for this occupation generally requires an Associate Degree from a 2 year or community college.|
* National data collected by the Department of Labor in 2014 with projections through 2024. For New York green job information .
Understanding acquiring positions in this field may be enhanced through continuing academic study (i.e. earning a baccalaureate or a master's degree) and/or work experience in the field, Queensborough Community College has established transfer agreementswith other institutions for students who wish to further pursue their educational goals. Students are highly encouraged to meet with one of our Career Services to fully understand the opportunities available through study in their degree program.