Banking Schools

The MBA sponsors and co-sponsors banking schools for the professional growth and development of bankers.  The schools are designed to promote and enhance skills and knowledge by focusing on the issues, regulations and requirements in different areas of banking. Many of the schools below also offer scholarship opportunities - click here to view.                                    
Midwest Agricultural Banking School November 2, 4, 5, 6 and December 3

The curriculum for the Midwest Agricultural Banking School is designed to provide you with the practical aspects of agricultural credit & finance, farm management, marketing & related subjects. The core curriculum was developed by, and is maintained in cooperation with, the Kansas/Nebraska Schools of Banking, and the sponsoring state bankers associations. The development and implementation of this curriculum has involved literally hundreds of bankers and has resulted in a nationwide system of quality banker education.  More information.

VIRTUAL!  Commercial Credit School - December 2-4
Whether you are: a) an experienced banker seeking new ways to save time, b) new to commercial lending wanting to learn how to identify borrower weakness–well before they hit the past due report, or c) an analyst aspiring to develop a solid foundation and quickly deepen credit analytical skills, the Commercial Credit School is designed to meet each need…all in a three morning active-learning online workshop.  Register.

Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center | Michigan State University
May 2-7, 2021

The MBA Perry Schools of Banking were established in 1976 with a mission to serve the banking industry of Michigan through in-depth and long-term continuing education programs.  The well-developed curriculum is developed by MBA Perry Board of Trustees and Perry alumni.View brochure.

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MBA Perry School of Banking Scholarship
Awarded by the Mid-Michigan Banking Group (MMBG).  View application.   Must be a member to apply for the scholarship. Please contact Molly Reid to join the MMBG.

 Educating Professionals, Creating Leaders
 Since 1945, the Graduate School of Banking (GSB) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has been educating professionals and creating leaders in the banking industry.  As the financial services industry has changed, so has GSB. GSB Graduates Receive a GSB Diploma Plus a Certificate of Executive Leadership from Wisconsin School of Business. View scholarships here.

Graduate School of Banking
August 1-13, 2021
Enrollment Deadline: June 1