The Bachelor of Science degree in finance is a 64 credit hour program that combines 43 credit hours of business core requirements, 12 credit hours of finance coursework and 9 credit hours of interdisciplinary study in addition to the College core curriculum.
The business core of the finance program is a combination of accounting, marketing, management, finance, economics, and math coursework. The finance core offers specialized instruction in corporate finance, investment management, capital markets, financial planning, and valuation. Students have the opportunity to practice what they learn in the classroom through simulations, case studies, and research projects. The finance program prepares students to work in many different areas of financial management, including corporate finance, investing, banking and insurance.
Students should refer to the College Bulletin or the major status sheet for complete information regarding major requirements.