BSc in Finance

General

Program Description

Finance is the study of value, investments and financial management. Using basic principles from the fields of accounting, economics, and statistics, finance involves analysis of financial institutions, markets, and concepts.

The B.S. in Finance introduces students to principles in corporate and international finance and investment, and basic economics and market concepts. Through the curriculum, finance majors can emphasize in the study of markets or the study of financial management practices.

The College of Business and Management has a set of well-established Program Learning Goals and Learning Objectives across all programs that are assessed on a periodic basis. The College of Business and Management is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and is among the top five percent of the worldwide business schools offering degree programs. See the Dean’s Welcome for four compelling features to study in the College of Business and Management.


Program Benefits

The College of Business and Management offers flexible day, evening and weekend classes.

Students get personalized attention by skilled professors in small class sizes and gain connections to internships, career fairs, and business conferences.

Northeastern offers an affordable tuition and convenient urban locations accessible by car or public transportation.

Career Options

Students who complete the B.S. in Finance can find a career in public or private sector positions, such as:

  • Financial Advisor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Manager
  • Investment Manager
  • Risk Management Specialist


Learning Requirements

Business and Management Core Courses 36
Required Courses
FINA-362 Investment 3
FINA-366 Financial Institutions And Markets 3
FINA-371 International Financial Management 3
FINA-373 Intermediate Financial Management 3
MNGT-393 Strategic Management 3
Select three of the following: 9
FINA-363 Security Analysis
FINA-365 Personal Financial Planning
FINA-364 Problems In Business Finance
FINA-367 Short-Term Financial Management
FINA-369 Speculative Markets
FINA-370 Option Pricing: Theory And Strategic Applications
FINA-374 Futures Trading Strategies
FINA-377 Real Estate Finance
FINA-378 Introduction To Risk Management And Insurance
ACTG-310 Federal Income Tax (Individual)
ACTG-311 Federal Income Tax (Corporate)
Total Hours 60
Last updated Oct 2018

About the School

Pursue your goals with top-notch faculty and small class sizes. Explore over 80 rigorous programs in the arts, sciences, education, and business. At Northeastern, find yourself among a welcoming and d ... Read More

Pursue your goals with top-notch faculty and small class sizes. Explore over 80 rigorous programs in the arts, sciences, education, and business. At Northeastern, find yourself among a welcoming and diverse community of scholars who are as serious about their education as you are. Read less

Accreditations

AACSB Accredited