Certified Compliance and Regulatory Professional®, Certificate

  • New York City
  • Online
Associated College

Deep Learning for Compliance Professionals

Recent headlines suggest that a more complex regulatory compliance environment is coming. Are you ready to develop the skill set necessary to succeed and lead in the future?

Established in 2011 through a collaboration between Pace’s Lubin School of Business and the Association of International Bank Audit and Compliance Professionals (AIBACP), the Certified Compliance and Regulatory Professional (CCRP®) program is an 80-hour, 26-session professional comprehensive certification led by veteran compliance professionals from leading financial institutions, professional organizations, and top-tier academicians.

Maximize Your Career

  • Comprehensive curriculum covers all the latest aspects of both US and international financial regulation.
  • In-depth coverage and hands-on teaching methodology provide you with growth opportunities and positions you as a leader in the compliance community.
  • This Certification is essential for regulatory compliance professionals in all financial institutions and firms involved in global financial transactions.

Add Opportunities and Experiences

The CCRP® designation provides a strong credential in the market; it provides you with the skill set necessary to practice your profession and meet today’s demands in the accounting, finance, and legal space. Our program's in-depth coverage and hands-on teaching methodology provides you with growth opportunities and positions you as a leader in the compliance community to give you an edge in today’s competitive job market. Offered both in-person and fully online, this certification program provides a complete approach to compliance risk management and is essential for compliance and regulatory professionals; members of the legal, audit, and management consulting professions; federal and state regulatory agency personnel; and professionals in stewardship roles within an institution, such as internal audit, legal, risk management, finance, etc.

The comprehensive curriculum covers all the latest aspects of both domestic and international regulation. You’ll take courses in corporate governance, regulatory affairs, and developing and managing a company's compliance program. Directly learning from the program's accomplished faculty and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) provides you with important real-life experiences, which enhances your current knowledge and helps make you more professionally productive and valuable.

A one-year complimentary AIBACP membership upon program completion provides immediate access to professionals representing international financial institutions, who are an excellent networking and continuing education source.


Contact Brian Pew at ccrp@pace.edu if have any questions about registration, if your employer will be paying Pace directly for your tuition, if you will be applying for a private student loan, or if you want more information about the six-credit tuition discount toward an MBA or MS degree program at the Lubin School.

Visit the program registration page to register and pay by credit card.

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The CCRP program provided context and deep learning for our role as compliance professionals. I have no hesitation in recommending it to advance a career in compliance and a benefit to your firm.

—Will Layfield, Governance, Risk and Compliance Consultant, President, LMSC

Choose Your Career

Career Options

CCRP® graduates include more than 250 compliance professionals working at global banks and foreign banks with US operations, non-banks (broker dealer, asset manager, hedge fund, credit union, insurer), professional services firms (audit, legal, consulting), and regulators. They network and keep in touch via the CCRP Program Alumni Networking LinkedIn Group.

Where Graduates are Employed

  • AIG
  • American Express
  • Banco de la Nación Argentina
  • Bank Leumi
  • Bank of America
  • Bank of China
  • Barclays
  • BlackRock
  • BNY Mellon
  • China Merchants Bank
  • Citi
  • Crédit Agricole
  • Credit Suisse
  • Deutsche Bank
  • DZ Bank
  • FDIC
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • Fidelity Investments
  • HSBC
  • Itau Corpbanca
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • KPMG
  • Mizuho Bank
  • Morgan Stanley
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • United Nations Federal Credit Union,
  • Wells Fargo


$5.47 million

average compliance cost for organizations across all industries worldwide (Source: Corporate Compliance Insights)

$5.1 million

average cost of business disruption caused by non-compliance (Source: Ponemon Institute)

$1.25 million

savings in compliance costs on average for companies that appoint a C-level compliance leader (Source: Ponemon Institute)