The Museum Finance Academy (MFA) is a FREE 8-week personal finance certificate course for 11th and 12th graders with the goal of teaching students to aspire to financial independence through developing an appreciation for savings, establishing financial goals and learning to avoid scams. In Fall 2019, this course is offered on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons at 25 Broadway, NYC.
The Wednesday sessions will take place from 4:00 - 5:30 pm and will run from September 25 through November 13. The Thursday sessions will take place from 4:00 - 5:30 pm and will run from September 26 through November 14.
Enrollment is limited to 20 students per class, and students are required to attend ALL eight sessions to receive a certificate of completion.
This course requires NO prior knowledge of finance, business or economics. The top two students will be awarded partial college scholarships: 1st Place $5,000; 2nd Place $2,500.