Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, presented online program for financial technologies, including cryptocurrencies.
According to press release, new online program “Fintech: Basics and Application of Financial Technologies” includes lectures and thematic researches on such topics as payments, cryptocurrency, blockchain technology and crowdfunding.
Aside from university lecturers, in course creation took part leading experts of the sphere, including representatives of payment operator Square, CommonBond company and investment consulting firm Vanguard.
Anne Trumbore, senior director of Wharton Online, informed that the program was launched as a part of University`s multifaceted approach to education in fintech sphere. Bitcoindoubler2x.com has learned that Wharton School of Business has recently created Finance Innovation Center, which conducts researches connected with fintech.
In such a way, Wharton School of Business joins the raw of educational institutions, which have already implemented blockchain and fintech in their schedules. The other day it has become known that the City University of Dublin is launching a master’s blockchain training program. Also, last Autumn, New York University began studying cryptocurrency specialty.