Along with the blockchain technology, other topics like payments, cryptocurrency, lending, crowdfunding, modern investing and insurtech which will be covered on the new online program.
The Senior Director of Wharton Online Anne Trumbore said, “We are proud to launch this program as part of our multi-faceted approach to defining fintech for the world. The Fintech Specialization is an important new component of Wharton’s powerful fintech portfolio.”
The new online program will make four-courses available. The courses will not only have lectures, but they will also have case studies from distinguished Penn faculty. They will have speakers from the industry. While they will have guests from a marketplace lender called CommonBond, a mobile payment company called Square, and an investment management company called the Vanguard Group. Wharton Professors are Chris Geczy, David Musto, and Jessica Wachter while Penn Law Professors are Sarah Hammer and Natasha Sarin will be included, PRWeb reported.
Heather Humphreys TD is the Minister for Business, Enterprise, and Innovation who will support the blockchain education. A program was launched on 29 May 2019. Technology Ireland ICT Skillnet is a learning network for all sizes companies who has collaborated with a university which is based on the Northside of Dublin, Ireland called Dublin City University. Developing the program is a purpose of this collaboration. Masters in Blockchain (Distributed Ledger Technologies) can be done through the program, the official site of the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (Debi) reported.