Clifton Miller became interested in trading as a student at Georgia State University, where he was exposed to a curriculum including the derivatives markets and the trading strategies used by hedge funds and investment banks. His research led him to Online Trading Academy, where he became a student in 2010 and an Instructor in 2015.
After completing his Pro Trader class, Clifton gravitated to the Forex markets and also worked in Student Support at the Atlanta campus. His advanced knowledge and experience and his ability to solve problems are now available to his students.
Clifton loves teaching in an environment where instructors, Education Counselors and support staff work together to help students work towards their goals, as students from diverse backgrounds learn strategies to trade the financial markets.
- Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Georgia State University
- Student Support, Online Trading Academy Atlanta
- Volunteered as head coach of an 8th grade boys basketball team; team won regional championship 2 out of 3 years
What Students Are Saying
“For me, Clifton’s persona was very instrumental in me retaining and comprehending the Core Strategy. I'm so looking forward to my Forex class because he's also going to be my instructor. YEAH!”
“The instructor was a very good teacher. He answered questions with a style that was very clear and easy to understand.”
“Cliff is an excellent teacher. He ALWAYS asks for questions.”
“Cliff is a great teacher! He takes it as slow as needed and makes sure that everyone is good with what he is teaching before he moves on to the next topic. He makes it simple.”
“I really enjoyed having Cliff as an instructor. I felt like Cliff was direct and to the point and used terms and descriptions that were easy for me to understand.”
“After completing Core Strategy, I had a good base for the fundamentals. However certain things such as risk management were troublesome in Forex. Clifton helped me truly understand how to properly find good pairs to trade and more importantly, to manage my risk in Forex. I feel that I've learned a lot from this class, and I am ready to move forward to find more opportunities in trading.”