Enhance your preparation for a career in finance with the online NSU Trust and Financial Advising master's certificate.
    About The Program

    Northern State University's Trust and Financial Advising Graduate Certificate is available fully online.

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    LL.M. in Taxation Law, Boston University School of Law, 2002

    J.D., Golden Gate University School of Law, 1999

    Bachelor’s, English Literature, Buffalo State University


    Theresa M. Giannavola joined Northern's faculty in fall 2018. 


    Research Interests

    My research focuses on Hyflex teaching pedagogies and increasing engagement with online students. I am also interested in studies regarding an individual’s gratitude influence on psychological capital, satisfaction with life, and intent to stay within their current organization.

    J.D., University of North Dakota School of Law

    B.B.A., University of North Dakota



    Dr. Todd A. Muehler began his academic career as an assistant professor in the Banking and Financial Services Department of the NSU School of Business in 2013.  For the past five years, he has been an associate professor of finance at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, S.D. Dr. Muehler returned to Northern in fall 2022 as an assistant professor in banking and financial services. He is married to Kerri Muehler, and they have four children.