Bachelor Programs in Finance

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Finance

Finance refers to the professional discipline and field of study for the management of personal, business, and public funds. A Bachelor of Finance is a degree in high demand among both public and private sector firms.

A Bachelor of Finance program teaches students the theory and application of financial management, strategy and analysis. A Bachelor of Finance provides students not only with a solid business foundation, but also with the skills and knowledge for critical thinking to make decisions about how best to manage resources and obtain maximum value of those resources. Graduates with a Bachelor of Finance degree can go on to rewarding careers in businesses and organizations doing such work as security analysis, portfolio management, investment, and capital management, among many other options.

If you are looking for a rewarding and secure career, then a Bachelor of Finance may be the degree you are searching for. Scroll through the options below and find the many options for Bachelor of Finance programs!

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Bachelor in International Finance

Geneva Business School (GBS)
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2017 Switzerland Geneva Spain Barcelona + 3 more

This Bachelor in Finance is designed for students who are keen to start a career in investment banking and finance. [+]

This Bachelor in Finance is designed for students who are keen to start a career in investment banking and finance. Students in this program are confident and can continually adapt to constant changes in the world of finance and economics. The objective of this program is to understand and manage all financial aspects within a private or public corporation and to gain a detailed knowledge of issues that are concerned with domestic and international financial institutions. The Bachelor in Finance program provides students with an in-depth understanding of the concepts and practices applied in today’s financial industry and their influence in global economy. Facts Duration:3 years Credits: 180 ECTS Language: English Intakes: February and September Degree Awarded: Bachelor IN Finance. Exchange Program: Rotate between campuses. We offer the opportunity of studying in all of our campuses during the three years of the bachelor program. Internships: GBS work with the bests and for the bests. All of our students have guaranteed internships with the most important enterprises with world-wide recognition. Location: Geneva Campus and Barcelona Campus Program The program requires the successful completion of 180 credits (which represent, 1800 contact hours plus a total of 3600 study hours). The program consists of 4 groups of courses common for all Bachelor’s, from which students may select the desired subjects to study: General Education (69 ECTS), Core Courses (72 ECTS), Elective Courses (3 ECTS) and the following Orientation Courses (36 ECTS), which are mandatory to complete the selected major: Portfolio Management Equities, debts, derivatives Mathematics of Finance Technical Analysis Risk Management and Insurance Corporate Finance Hedge Fund Analysis & Management International Banking & Wealth Management Financial Software Tools Investment Psychology Case Studies Career Options The program is of particular relevance to those working in, or planning to work in: The field of Corporate Finance or market Finance Private Banking Banking & Insurance Application and Admissions Selection Criteria GBS’s selection process emphasises leadership potential, academic ability, personal qualities and competencies. We are looking for candidates with managerial experience, people skills and a proven academic record. Admission Requirements Completed application form with passport photo included Photocopy of all academic diplomas or certificates Official English exam results: IELTS 5.5, TOEFL IBT 66, proof of studying previously in an English speaking environment for a minimum of 3 years, or successful completion of the university’s admission examination. Photocopy of your passport Receipt for the payment of the application fee (EUR 150) Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) Recommendation letter [-]

Bachelor in Finance

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Tampa

The rising importance of investments and the growing complexity of financial services has led to greater demand for finance professionals. University of Tampa finance majors learn how to [+]

Bachelor in Finance

The rising importance of investments and the growing complexity of financial services has led to greater demand for finance professionals. University of Tampa finance majors learn how to manage money in areas such as investments, corporate finance, international financial management, and financial institutions and markets.

The finance degree program offers instruction in all areas of business through courses in accounting, managerial statistics, computer information systems, economics, marketing and management. This is combined with contemporary studies in managerial finance, investments, financial institutions and international finance.

Finance degree students are prepared for careers in commercial banking, individual and institutional investments, financial services, private industry, and government. UT's Finance sequence is also good preparation for the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) or CFP (Certified Financial Planner) designations.... [-]


Management

Ibmec
Campus Part time 3400 hours March 2017 Brazil Rio de Janeiro

The undergraduate Ibmec Administration in Rio de Janeiro develops skills to solve the challenges posed by the market and modern management. Geared for those who want to tread innovative way, being part of high-performance teams, training prepares professionals to solve problems of operational and strategic nature in organizations of all segments, aimed at sustainable growth. [+]

Bachelors in Finance. The course The undergraduate Ibmec Administration in Rio de Janeiro develops skills to solve the challenges posed by the market and modern management. Geared for those who want to tread innovative way, being part of high-performance teams, training prepares professionals to solve problems of operational and strategic nature in organizations of all segments, aimed at sustainable growth. In Ibmec, the course provides the tools for the student to develop with autonomy to act as a leading entrepreneur in a globalized and complex economy. The courses have strong analytical content and theoretical depth focused on the development of skills in four areas: Finance, Marketing and Strategy, Operations and Logistics and Personnel Management, with greater emphasis on the first two. In addition, the student receives high training in quantitative methods. Ibmec believes in excellence dedicated to providing practical set of additional activities that further the development of marketing skills and a spirit of collaboration and integration. In Entrepreneurship and Internationalisation Centre - CIS, students can work in junior companies from the first half and enjoy the international coverage through agreements in over 54 institutions worldwide. Job market FINANCE AND CONTROLLING financial analysis, consulting and controls operations in financial markets, acting in executive managements focused on financial management, in consulting and auditing firms in financial market institutions in commercial and industrial enterprises, and other organizations . BUSINESS STRATEGY Development of market analyzes, environmental and competition; identifying threats and opportunities for business, construction of future scenarios, developing action policies and strategic management systems capable of monitoring the performance of the obtained results. MARKETING Management of brands and products, customer service, development of public relations policies and corporate communication guidelines with the market. LOGISTICS Coordination of internal processes of production and distribution of goods and services, aiming to maximize customer satisfaction by reducing organizational costs. HUMAN RESOURCES Definition of recruitment, selection, training, performance evaluation, and especially implementation of policies, guidelines and strategies in people management that allow the contribution of the individual and the team in achieving the corporate mission. INFORMATION SYSTEMS Optimization of information flow, development and implementation of information technology projects using techniques appropriate to the business environment. Planning and database development and management of information processing methodologies. [-]

Bachelor in Finance and Banking

Universitatea De Vest Din Timisoara
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 Romania Timisoara

The Finance and Banking Bachelor Programme taught in English provides a competitive advantage for graduates who want to pursue a solid career in the finances and banking sector. [+]

The Finance and Banking Bachelor Programme taught in English provides a competitive advantage for graduates who want to pursue a solid career in the finances and banking sector. Further education cycles for this program enable the development of a complex culture in finance, a comprehensive economic vision and acquire economic rationality as a whole. [-]

BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance

Kent Business School, University of Kent
Campus Full time 3 years September 2017 United Kingdom Canterbury

The BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree programme at Kent Business School is specifically designed to ensure it responds to the changing needs and expectations... [+]

Location: Canterbury

The BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree programme at Kent Business School is specifically designed to ensure it responds to the changing needs and expectations of today’s accountancy profession, with an international perspective on business.Broaden your skills with specialist accounting teaching staff, many of whom hold professional accountancy qualifications and have experience in a wide range of management disciplines, all with an international focus. You will gain a grounded academic education with an emphasis on key skills such as numeracy, oral and written communication, group work and computing. We offer the opportunity to spend a year on work placement, or to combine accounting with related subjects. Our supportive and flexible approach to teaching gives you the confidence and skills you need to follow the path that most interests you.You have the option of taking the BA (Hons) Accounting & Finance degree with a year in industry on a professional work placement, which is a great way to develop and equip you with employability skills. We have an excellent record of graduate employment with our graduates moving into a whole range of careers including professional training in public practice (chartered accountancy) or in industry, commerce or the public sector, or financial services or general management.... [-]


3-year Bachelor in Finance and Accounting

Kozminski University
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Poland Warsaw

The Bachelor Program in Finance and Accounting is a three-year program conducted in English that prepares students for work in corporate finance and accounting. [+]

The Bachelor Program in Finance and Accounting is a three-year program conducted in English that prepares students for work in corporate finance and accounting. Their knowledge and skills are developed intensively, as are their problem-solving and decision-making abilities, as they focus on formulating, implementing, and monitoring business strategy and policy. The purpose of the program is to produce technically competent professionals with high ethical standards and a good business sense. Curriculum of the program combines the benefits of traditional accounting with a broad range of business topics reflecting the expanding needs and responsibilities of finance professionals, allowing students to face the challenges of an ever-changing global economic environment. Graduates of the bachelor program can expect to have the widest possible range of career opportunities in all areas of business. PURPOSE OF BACHELOR STUDIES - Understanding international financial markets and learning the tools for making optimal financial decisions - Mastering the ability to analyze fundamental economic processes and events, as well as explain the reasons for their occurrence - Gaining practical skills in accounting, control, and financial reporting – the core tools needed for a career in finance and accounting or running a business - Learning the language of accounting and finance and gaining the ability to communicate effectively regarding the financial aspects of your business and industry. WHO CAN YOU BECOME - Employee of a financial department in an international corporation or a financial institution - Mid-level employee in a consulting company - Specialist in any department of a company where knowledge of finance and accounting is a must - A successful entrepreneur WHAT DO YOU GAIN - Knowledge regarding internal and external factors influencing the financial condition of international corporations - Good command of professional terminology in English, enabling you to freely communicate in the world of international corporate finance - The possibility to become a part of the multinational community at Kozminski University and gain understanding of different cultures through group projects and teamwork. - Working knowledge related to the activities of a business - Skills that enable you to efficiently manage a company - Knowledge and skills within your fields of interest through elective courses - The possibility to participate in an international exchange program and visit business schools all over the world - Knowledge of English business terminology - Preparation for further personal and professional development Fees - Tuition per semester when paid in full: 8900 PLN - Tuition per semester in 5 installments: 5 x 1800 PLN - Admission fee: 750 PLN ADMISSION DEADLINE: EU citizens 15 September, non-EU citizens 1 August [-]

Bachelor in Economics and Finance (BEF)

Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University (FSV UK)
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Czech Republic Prague

As the program exposes students to topics in mathematical economics, mathematical statistics and finance, applicants are required to have an excellent background in highschool mathematics. Prior knowledge of economics or finance is an advantage but it is not required. [+]

Bachelors in Finance. As the program exposes students to topics in mathematical economics, mathematical statistics and finance, applicants are required to have an excellent background in highschool mathematics. Prior knowledge of economics or finance is an advantage but it is not required. In addition, applicants should have a good command of English corresponding at least to B2 level under the CEFR system and they should be capable of reading textbooks of economics and mathematics without difficulties. Mandatory courses introduce the students to microeconomics, macroeconomics and provide students with nontrivial tools of mathematical analysis and statistics. Mandatory courses are intended to give a broad overview of major topics in economics and finance, and to provide a solid background for further studies of specialized elective courses. Elective courses cover a wide range of specific areas in economics and finance, which allows the students to specialize in the field of their interest. The topics include finance and banking (e.g. introductory banking, financial accounting, international finance, public finance), management (e.g. strategic management, financial management), economic policy (e.g. economic policy, global financial crisis), international trade and European economic integration. We also offer courses in complementary areas (e.g. history of economic thought, game theory and political economy, introduction to sociology). The open day will take place at the Institute of Economic Studies (IES, Opletalova 26, Prague 1) on 6. 1. 2017 at 9 a.m. and 9. 6. 2017 at 9 a.m. Description of the entrance examination and evaluation criteria In addition to the application form, the applicant must provide the following documents: 1. Copy of a diploma to show completed secondary studies, or confirmation of ongoing secondary studies in the academic year that those studies will be completed; 2. Transcript of marks and academic results from previous secondary studies; 3. CV 4. Document showing level achieved in English language. 5. Document showing level achieved in mathematics. 6. Motivation letter. Knowledge of English : Applicants who are native speakers of English or whose high school studies were conducted in English do not need to provide evidence of their level of English. Other applicants should provide results either from IELTS (minimum required points: 6.5; in addition, 6.5 points from at least three components), or from TOEFL (minimum required points: 90) or from an equivalent test (e.g. CAE). Knowledge of mathematics: Another pre-condition for acceptance is to reach the required number of points set by the Dean for that particular academic year, through the following options: - Predicted or final mark in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Group 5 – Mathematics. The required minimum from the overall predicted or final IB score is 32 points, or - General Certificate of Education Advanced Level (A Levels), one of which is Maths, or - College Scholastics Ability Test (Suneung), or - SAT test (Critical Reading, Mathematics and Writing), or SAT Subject test Math Level 1, or SAT Subject test Math Level 2, or - The ACT Composite test, or - SCIO Mathematics, or - Final exam in mathematics from UJOP, Charles University, Podebrady, with a required minimum of 75 points. Only test results from within the previous two years can be accepted. An alternative to these tests is to have passed the course JEB122 Introductory Mathematics at the Faculty of Social Sciences, Charles University. Confirmation of studies may be substituted with a transcript of marks, provided that these are from the same academic year as the application. All documents which are not originally in Czech, Slovak or English must be accurately translated into English. Conditions for admission The admissions commission will assess applicants on the basis of the documents submitted and give a ranking from 1-10 points. The point limit for accepting applicants is set by the Dean. A pre-condition for being accepted is the completion of secondary education. Applicants who undertook secondary studies abroad must have these studies officially validated in the Czech Republic. Information on the exercise of graduates Bachelors graduates are qualified to undertake intemediate-level quantitative analysis and modeling in economics and finance. The program is designed to be equivalent to the undergraduate programs in Economics and Finance in the top universities in the EU, including a significant part of mathematics and statistics. Bachelors graduates are familiar with the essential economics knowledge and quantitative skills, as well as detailed knowledge about particular fields such as financial markets, banking, international trade and finance, public economics and economic policy-making. The level of instruction and requirements in the core courses facilitate easy transfers of the graduates into top Masters programs in Economics and Finance in the EU. [-]

Bachelor in Administration and Finance

Universidad Panamericana Campus Guadalajara
Campus Full time July 2017 Mexico Guadalajara

Finance: the art and science of generating wealth. Financier = exceeds expectations, provokes development, and guarantees permanence. [+]

Finance: the art and science of generating wealth. Financier = exceeds expectations, provokes development, and guarantees permanence. PERFIL DE INGRESO Create your own business (creativtiy and management), live financial markets (analysis), develop international consortia (negotiation), maximize the potential of your own business (leadership and character). PERFIL DE EGRESO Understand the global economic enviroment and take advantage of the opportunities it offers to create sustainable wealth in the long term. Generate comprehenive strategies for the generation of value in a company. Diagnose the financial status of organizations. Efficiently handle cutting-edge financial models for complex investment portfolios. Maximize the value of an organization. Face any situation with a sense of ethics and a spirit of service. CAMPO LABORAL International corporations or offices, generation of new business, stock market brokerages, financial or market consultancy, bank management. [-]

Bachelor of Applied Science in Management

Peru State College
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA USA Online Peru

The Bachelor of Applied Science degree is awarded to candidates whose complimentary area of emphasis is Management, and who transfer from other institutions after having completed a technical associate degree program or the equivalent in credits or life experience. [+]

Bachelors in Finance. Bachelor of Applied Science in Management The Bachelor of Applied Science degree is awarded to candidates whose complimentary area of emphasis is Management, and who transfer from other institutions after having completed a technical associate degree program or the equivalent in credits or life experience. Completion of a technical associate degree or equivalent in prior course work and life experience. Students with careers in the military, applied sciences, computers, information management, law enforcement and corrections find this degree program to assist them in completing a baccalaureate degree while maintaining full-time employment. Core Classes: BUS 231 Principles of Financial Accounting BUS 232 Principles of Managerial Accounting BUS 251 Legal Environment and Contract Law BUS 328 Principles of Marketing BUS 335 Production/Operations Management BUS 339 Business Finance BUS 373 Organizational Behavior BUS 380 Human Resources Management BUS 493 Leadership of Teams and Organizations BUS 495 Business Policy Required Program Prerequisite: STAT 210 Statistics Recommended Electives: BUS 201 Organizational Communications BUS 214 Intro to Business Quantitative Methods BUS 381 Employee Training & Development BUS 390 Project Management BUS 480 International Business CMIS 300 Information Management Systems ECON 221 Principles of Microeconomics ECON 222 Principles of Macroeconomics Program Specifics: Total Hours Degree candidates must earn a minimum of 120 semester credit hours. A minimum of 30 semester hours must be Peru State College instruction. A minimum of 49 semester hours are to be completed through accredited institutions authorized to grant a baccalaureate or higher degree. Exceptions: 1) Basic or recruit military training may be used to satisfy the general studies Physical and Mental Health requirement; and 2) a maximum of 30 hours of CLEP subject examinations is acceptable. Upper Division Credit Degree candidates must earn at least 20 semester hours of upper-division credit (300 and 400 level courses). Grade Point Average A minimum, cumulative grade point average of 2.0 is required for all coursework completed at Peru State College. General Studies Thirty semester credit hours are required. Courses must be selected from at least five (4) of the following general studies topic areas: Collegiate Skills, Quantitative Reasoning, Stat 210 is required for all students, Technology and its Application, Perspectives on Values, Thought and Aesthetics, Methods of Inquiry and Explanatory Schema, and Community, Regional and Global Studies. Specific courses that fulfill these requirement are listed in MYPSC or the current college catalog. Complementary Emphasis A minimum of 30 semester credit hours in Business, economics, and/or computer and management information systems (CMIS) courses is required with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0. Technical Emphasis Sixty-six semester hours of credit from the technical associate degree are the maximum applicable toward the 120 hour required for the Bachelor or Applied Science degree. Additional Degree requirements In addition to the above degree requirements, the following regulations apply to Peru State College bachelor degrees: The college reserves the right to repeal, change, or amend rules, regulations, tuition and fees, and may withdraw, add to, or modify courses and programs. [-]

Bachelor degree in International Business

The Department of European Studies “Jean Monnet“
Online & Campus Combined Full time 3 years December 2017 Switzerland Locarno

Through analytical tools in economics, business and law, students are enabled to manage the complexity of international relations of the companies, to evaluate investments on foreign markets and to organize production processes at the international level, including the import-export. Duration of study: 3 academic years Credits: 180 ects N. 100 of students for the first year of studies [+]

Duration of study: 3 academic years Credits: 180 ects N. 100 of students for the first year of studies International Business aims to enhance the understanding of the decision-making processes, structures and coordination mechanisms as well as' to know operational roles, functions and tasks present in international business contexts. Through analytical tools in economics, business and law, students are enabled to manage the complexity of international relations of the companies, to evaluate investments on foreign markets and to organize production processes at the international level, including the import-export. Admission requirements - High school graduation - Basic knowledge of English - Overcoming the admission test - Payment of the amount planned for the first year of the integrated degree. [-]

Bachelor in Finance

Oral Roberts University
Campus Full time 8 semesters September 2017 USA Tulsa

Typically outgoing, inquisitive and possessing high mathematical aptitudes, finance majors bring a unique set of skills to the business arena. [+]

Bachelors in Finance. Bold and astute business leaders are in demand in today's complex and volatile economy. The College of Business at ORU combines a cutting-edge business education with a biblical worldview. Typically outgoing, inquisitive and possessing high mathematical aptitudes, finance majors bring a unique set of skills to the business arena. The finance program at ORU prepares students for entry into the areas of personal or corporate finance. Through a combination of foundational business courses and specialized financial studies, students learn the principles and application of financial analysis, strategy and management. Students majoring in finance are encouraged to enroll in the five-year professional MBA program. Outcomes With a degree in finance you can look forward to the following careers or career fields: - Consultant - Long-range planner - Bond broker - Financial analyst - Investment banker/broker - Venture capitalist - General management - Corporate finance portfolio management - Retail financial services What Do You Have To Look Forward To? Working in dynamic financial markets Opportunities to network with successful alumni Dynamic professors Entering a field that allows you to go anywhere in the world [-]

Bachelor of Business (Financial Management)

James Cook University Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 4 years March 2017 Singapore

With this degree you will be equipped with skills that meet the demands of business including developing communication and engagement skills, building networks, adopting a commercial mindset, understanding project management and mastering critical thinking and problem solving. [+]

With this degree you will be equipped with skills that meet the demands of business including developing communication and engagement skills, building networks, adopting a commercial mindset, understanding project management and mastering critical thinking and problem solving. Finance is one of the world's fastest growing and most dynamic industries. Students in this course learn how to create and manage wealth in today's globalised economy. All executives need expertise in the art of managing money. This major is the study of financial and capital markets and is concerned with decision making within those markets and how values or prices of financial assets are determined. Professionals with financial and business acumen are in high demand. JCU’s Bachelor of Business (Financial Management) makes you one such professional. Subjects Core Subjects Accounting for Decision Making Economics for Sustainable Business Business Data Analysis and Interpretation Business, Environment and Society in the Tropics Contemporary Business Communications Managing Consumer Markets Business Law plus one of the following: Professional Internship* Multidisciplinary Project Independent Project *where applicable Major Subjects Multinational Business Finance Financial Institutions & Markets Business Modelling Personal Portfolio Management Financial Management Advanced Business Modelling Risk Management Cost Benefit Analysis OR Performance Management & Control Minor Subjects (4 subjects from one of the following areas) Accounting Management Marketing Tourism Management Financial Management Advanced Standing Advanced standing of up to 8 subjects will be granted upon successful completion of JCU Diploma of Higher Education (Business Studies) program. Credit exemption may be granted for students with tertiary qualifications from recognised institutions on a case-by-case basis. Career Outcomes As a graduate with a major in Financial Management, you will have the financial expertise to pursue a broad range of successful careers, for example, a banker, compliance officer, financial manager, financial analyst, financial planner and investment analyst. Tuition Fees Domestic* S$51,360 International S$53,928 *Fees apply to all Singapore residents (Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and all pass holders excluding Student's Pass)Note: All course fees include prevailing 7% Goods and Services Tax (GST) [-]

Finance

International University Alliance
Campus September 2017 USA Boston

A finance degree familiarizes you with the institutions, theory, and practice involved in the allocation of financial resources within the private and public sectors. The program encompasses the major areas of finance including corporate finance, financial institutions and markets, and investments. [+]

Bachelors in Finance. Finance Degree A finance degree familiarizes you with the institutions, theory, and practice involved in the allocation of financial resources within the private and public sectors. The program encompasses the major areas of finance including corporate finance, financial institutions and markets, and investments. In addition, the program offers elective work in real estate and risk management and insurance. The degree also prepares you for graduate studies in business, law and public administration. If Wall Street is your goal, the Sterne Agee brokerage firm has funded The Student Investment Program, an interactive program that allows a team of students to manage a $50,000 investment portfolio for which Sterne Agee and the Harbert College of Business share equally in the gains. The College also maintains a state of the art TIGER (Trading, Investing & Global Economic Research) Trading Lab that recreates a professional trading environment and allows you to get hands-on training in securities trading, financial modeling, and valuation. The lab also features a Bloomberg terminal, which gives you access to one of the most extensive databases of information available in the financial world. What to Expect Freshman Year: In your freshman year, you’ll take courses drawn primarily from the university core curriculum. These courses promote the development of key skills and prepare you for the rigorous training in your major. In addition, you’ll be exposed to Business Analytics, Macro and Micro Economics, and introduced to the principles of Accounting. Make sure you pay a visit to the Office of Professional and Career Development since it’s never too early to prepare yourself for the job market. Sophomore Year: In your sophomore year, you'll finish taking courses drawn primarily from the university core curriculum. By the end of this year, you should be prepared to begin focusing on Finance major course work. You should also be working with the Office of Professional and Career Development to hone your professional skills that will help you get the job. Junior Year: In your junior year, you’ll begin to focus on the major course work for your major and think about an area of concentration within the major that best suits your talents and goals. Take a look at the clubs and organizations that the college has to offer as these may open the door to scholarships and internships, and don’t forget the opportunities for international travel and study abroad. Senior Year: In your senior year, with a variety of electives from which to choose, you’ll focus on an area of concentration within the major that best suits your talents and goals. And you’ll begin the job interview process. With a finance degree, you’ll be in the best position to find a job directly upon graduation or to pursue a graduate degree. [-]

Bachelor in Finance (BS)

University of Bridgeport
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Bridgeport

The Bachelor of Science in Finance provides an integrated view of the theoretical and practical aspects of finance for those who are preparing for careers in financial management, financial institutions, financial markets, law, government service, and related fields. [+]

The Bachelor of Science in Finance provides an integrated view of the theoretical and practical aspects of finance for those who are preparing for careers in financial management, financial institutions, financial markets, law, government service, and related fields. Essential skills in problem-solving are developed with emphasis on wealth maximization. Financial problems are viewed from both their micro-financial and macro-financial aspects. The Finance major includes the subject areas of corporate financial management, banking, and investments. The Bachelor’s Degree in Finance program provides an integrated view of the theoretical and practical aspects of Finance for those who are preparing for careers in financial management, financial institutions, financial markets, law, government service, and related fields. Essential skills in problem-solving are developed with emphasis on wealth maximization. Financial problems are viewed from both their micro-financial and macro-financial aspects. Learning Outcomes Learn financial concepts that provide the basis for careers in finance Develop the technical and analytical skills necessary for financial analysis Learn how to effectively communicate financial information Understand the role of finance in an organization’s pursuit of its goals Overall Program Requirements: 120 Credits General Education Requirements: 42 credits Accounting Program Requirements: 60 credits Accounting Electives: 6 credits Free Electives: 12 credits [-]

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

Macquarie University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia North Ryde

First actuarial studies program in the English speaking world, longest running program (40 years) of its type in Australia. One-third to one-half of... [+]

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies

First actuarial studies program in the English speaking world, longest running program (40 years) of its type in Australia. One-third to one-half of qualified actuaries in Australia are Macquarie graduates.Actuaries analyse and manage the financial consequences of risky events. All sorts of risks: Risk of Death / Sickness, Natural Hazards (cyclone, earthquake, bushfire) Financial Risks (shares, bonds, exchange rates). Actuaries analyse and manage the risks of financial contracts, insurance and retirement funds. They also help manage and control financial institutions. Actuaries relate numbers to real life.In this actuarial studies degree you’ll learn to conduct mathematical, statistical, economic and financial analysis to a range of practical problems faced in long-term financial planning and management.Very strong industry links through capstone and professional subjects including the actuarial control cycle.... [-]