Banking Schools

The Community Bankers School (CBS)
The Community Bankers School (CBS), formerly The Midwest School for Community Bankers, provides broad exposure to important elements of community bankingl.  It provides students with the most up-to-date thinking on core principles of community banking:  Compliance, operations, consumer credit, documentation, asset/liability management, marketing, managment principles, and much, much more!  Plus, it provides attendees a vast range of specific banking skills and techniques that can contribute immediately to the bank's overal success.  To learn more click here.

Date:  July 15 - 20, 2018; Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

Western States School of Banking
Your best move to step up the career ladder in community banking is to attend the Western States School of Banking, a unique bachelor level, two-year banking school designed to advance your professional education while maintaining employment.  Intersession projects facilitate experiential learning throughout the year between two eight-day sessions held on campus. We are an intensive, immersion experience that explores cutting-edge industry topics, including eight in-depth bank simulation exercises in the Senior year utilizing ABA’s BankExec. The on-campus experience creates a professional network for future contacts which lasts a lifetime and provides valuable industry connections and friendships.  To learn more click here.

Date:  June 8 - 16, 2018, Fort Lewis College School of Business Administration, Durango, CO

Graduate School of Banking at Colorado

Since 1950, banks have trusted GSBC to prepare the next generation of community bank leaders. This legacy, combined with a cutting-edge curriculum, expert faculty and state-of-the art facilities makes GSBC's 25-month banking school an ideal management training program for community banks nationwide. More than 450 bankers, regulatory professionals and other financial-services representatives combined experience GSBC each year. GSBC is committed to providing the banking industry and its constituents with the tools necessary to create tomorrow’s leaders. To learn more click here.

:  July 15 - 27, 2018, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO