Quantitative Foundations

Quantitative Foundations, Stanford Quantitative Finance Certificate

The Quantitative Finance Certificate Program has closed as of May 17, 2017. For questions, please contact us.

Course Description

The program takes a quantitative approach to finance and a certain level of mathematical knowledge is beneficial. The Quantitative Foundations online course, which can be taken anytime after enrollment, will review the basic concepts and tools required to make the most out of the program. Participants who have the required background need not take this course.

Learn How To:

  • Apply basic concepts from probability to financial problems
  • Use basic concepts from statistics to analyze financial data


  • Professor Kay Giesecke

Course Days

Online (available anytime after enrollment)