Bachelor of Science Degrees in Finance

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The Bachelor of Science in Finance is an undergraduate degree designed to give the student a specialized insight into the inner workings of national and international financial institutions and stock markets. Those who wish to pursue a career that focuses on financial matters at the consumer, corporate, governmental, or international level may find great benefit from this degree.

One of the first questions many students have when looking for a degree program that suits their needs is, “What is a Bsc in Finance?” This program is typically completed in about four full-time years and will provide you with an extensive variety of finance-related coursework. Examples of individual classes for a degree program of this nature are financial markets, organizational theory, accounting, auditing, risk management, and economics.

There are many reasons that students choose to pursue a Bsc in Finance. As all businesses rely upon knowledge of financial affairs, you can often find employment in almost any industry. In addition to receiving an education and skill sets that will further your career, you can also apply much of this knowledge gained to your own financial affairs. In this way, you can benefit both personally and professionally.

The cost of a Bsc in Finance can vary substantially depending on the university you are considering. It is very important for potential students to closely examine the tuition and fees schedule of any school prior to enrolling.

Graduates of finance bachelor degree programs are found in numerous occupations in both public and private industries. The high demand of graduates can lead to career titles such as financial manager, management consultant, and financial analyst.

 

There are national and international options for pursuing a Bsc in Finance, as well as online programs. Online degree programs are an excellent solution for those who already have career or family obligations that preclude them from adhering to a traditional educational schedule. To get started with a course, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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BSc in Actuarial Science

Swansea University
Campus Full time September 2018 United Kingdom Swansea

The programme will provide a solid training highly aligned with that required for entrance to the Actuarial Profession. Accreditation of the programme will be sought from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), and we expect that graduates with good degrees will gain exemptions from a fair portion of the IFoA professional examinations, most likely across CS1&2, CM1&2. [+]

Programme under development

Actuarial Science brings together mathematical, statistical and financial techniques to solve problems involving risk. Typical areas where the prediction and management of risk are pertinent are insurance, annuities, and pensions. This Single Honours programme will be delivered by the Department of Mathematics in conjunction with the School of Management, both located on the Bay Campus.

The programme will provide a solid training highly aligned with that required for entrance to the Actuarial Profession. Accreditation of the programme will be sought from the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA), and we expect that graduates with good degrees will gain exemptions from a fair portion of the IFoA professional examinations, most likely across CS1&2, CM1&2.... [-]


Bachelor in Business Administration - Banking and Finance Concentration

Pennsylvania College of Technology
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Williamsport

The Bachelor in Business Administration prepares students with the skills necessary to meet today's business demands and those for the future. This major provides students with a solid business core that includes an extensive background in the functional areas of marketing, finance, accounting, and management; [+]

Bachelor in Business Administration - Banking and Finance Concentration

The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration prepares students with the skills necessary to meet today's business demands and those for the future. This major provides students with a solid business core that includes an extensive background in the functional areas of marketing, finance, accounting, and management; an understanding of the business environment to include the legal, economic, behavioral, human resource, ethical, and international aspects; technical skills in information systems and quantitative analysis; and the ability to communicate, integrate and synthesize.

Students completing the Banking and Finance Concentration will develop a solid understanding of:... [-]


BSc in Finance

University of Delaware
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Newark

With a career in finance, you’ll help make the best decisions about raising and using resources under risk. In this role you will influence almost every facet of your organization, whether you work for a bank or other financial intermediary, a consulting firm, a public or private corporation, a governmental organization or a not-for-profit. The required courses in our finance curriculum provide a strong foundation that will prepare you for all categories of finance careers including investment management, corporate finance and financial services. Perhaps this combination of being both highly challenging and very rewarding is why finance is one of the most popular undergraduate majors at UD. [+]

BECOME AN EXPERT OF FINANCIAL RISK AND REWARD With a career in finance, you’ll help make the best decisions about raising and using resources under risk. In this role you will influence almost every facet of your organization, whether you work for a bank or other financial intermediary, a consulting firm, a public or private corporation, a governmental organization or a not-for-profit.

The required courses in our finance curriculum provide a strong foundation that will prepare you for all categories of finance careers including investment management, corporate finance and financial services.

Perhaps this combination of being both highly challenging and very rewarding is why finance is one of the most popular undergraduate majors at UD.... [-]


Bachelor of Science (Hons) Degree in Financial Management

ABM University College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Botswana Gaborone

The BSc. (Hons) Degree in Financial Management is a four year programme that provides students with specialized knowledge, skills and competencies in the key functional areas of accounting and financial management. This programme will ensure that students are able to apply their financial management competencies and analytical skills to the complex and changing business environment in order to drive organisational growth. Students of this programme study core and elective courses which embed Entrepreneurship and Leadership Development, to ensure students graduate with the necessary skills to create innovative enterprises. [+]

Programme overview

The BSc. (Hons) Degree in Financial Management is a four-year programme that provides students with specialized knowledge, skills, and competencies in the key functional areas of accounting and financial management. This programme will ensure that students are able to apply their financial management competencies and analytical skills to the complex and changing business environment in order to drive organisational growth. Students of this programme study core and elective courses which embed Entrepreneurship and Leadership Development, to ensure students graduate with the necessary skills to create innovative enterprises.

There is also a mandatory industrial attachment for all students to ensure they are exposed to industry prior to graduation, as well as a Research Project. The programme will cover all the key components of Financial management including:... [-]


BSBA Finance

University of Denver
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Denver

The program in finance, a broad area directed toward the financial elements of business organizations and government units, focuses on investments, corporate finance, financial institutions and international finance. [+]

BSBA Finance

The program in finance, a broad area directed toward the financial elements of business organizations and government units, focuses on investments, corporate finance, financial institutions and international finance. Courses in these areas prepare students for careers in business finance, investment analysis and financial institutions.

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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Banking & Finance

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Campus Full time 7 years September 2018 Germany Frankfurt am Main

Are you interested in banking and finance? Do you want to learn the central aspects of management? Then this track is right for you. Demanding and intensive, it will prepare you for a career in finance and beyond. [+]

A Bachelor study programme at the Frankfurt School provides you with in-depth professional knowledge. We place a lot of emphasis on methods, and we consider management know-how to be a sound basis for your future career. Your Bachelor study programme has been designed to ensure that all relevant content is taught in accordance with an integrated didactic concept involving clear learning targets and well-structured teaching programmes. Studying at the Frankfurt School may not be easy, but it is always exciting and demanding. We motivate you to make full use of your potential and ability.

Highlights Fully taught in English Endless opportunities by studying finance in Frankfurt, Europe's economic hub Study with students from all over the world Excellent career prospects by studying at a top Business School Enjoy one semester at one of our international partner universities Gain professional work experience through an internship abroad Live in the successful, vibrant and thriving city of Frankfurt am Main Target Audience ... [-]

B.S. in Finance

Siena College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Loudonville

Siena's finance program provides students with a robust core of courses as well as highly specialized electives that bridge to professional careers or graduate school. By integrating the use of the Hickey Financial Technology Center into our curriculum, we provide students access to unparalleled hands-on experience with tools and technology used in the financial industry. [+]

Siena's finance program provides students with a robust core of courses as well as highly specialized electives that bridge to professional careers or graduate school. By integrating the use of the Hickey Financial Technology Center into our curriculum, we provide students access to unparalleled hands-on experience with tools and technology used in the financial industry.

Our curriculum is designed to develop your ability to identify financial problems, analyze their impact, and design solutions that will withstand critical examination. As a finance major, you will receive the foundation necessary to become a well-rounded, ethical, and innovative thinker.

The advantages of majoring in finance at Siena:... [-]


BSc in Actuarial Science

City University of London
Campus Full time 3 years September 2018 United Kingdom City of London

As you study on England’s longest established Actuarial Science degree, you will gain highly prized financial risk management skills. [+]

As you study on England’s longest established Actuarial Science degree, you will gain highly prized financial risk management skills.

Who is it for?

You excel in and enjoy mathematics, especially modelling and probability. You love asking “What if?”.

The skills you gain on this course will kickstart your actuarial career. You can also enter careers in risk management, investment management or financial analysis.

Objectives

If you enjoy mathematics, statistics, probability and economics you will find this course ideal. For the duration of your degree, you’ll delve deeper into these core subjects, as well as stochastic models, finance and financial reporting, business and, naturally, actuarial science itself. You’ll also produce a self-researched final-year project on an area that interests you and reflects your ambitions.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science

University of Central Oklahoma
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Edmond

The Actuarial Science program at the University of Central Oklahoma is the only such program in the state of Oklahoma. The course of study was originally designed by Actuaries at American Fidelity Assurance Co. in Oklahoma City. The focus of the degree program is to give students a strong analytical background in the areas of mathematics and statistics as well as the actuarial specific topics such as theory of interest and mathematics of life contingencies. [+]

The Actuarial Science program at the University of Central Oklahoma is the only such program in the state of Oklahoma. The course of study was originally designed by Actuaries at American Fidelity Assurance Co. in Oklahoma City. The focus of the degree program is to give students a strong analytical background in the areas of mathematics and statistics as well as the actuarial specific topics such as theory of interest and mathematics of life contingencies.

Curriculum

What is an actuary? An actuary is a business professional who analyzes the financial consequences of risk. Actuaries use mathematics, statistics, and financial theory to study uncertain future events, especially those of concern to insurance and pension programs. Actuaries may work for insurance companies, consulting firms, government, employee benefits departments of large corporations, hospitals, banks and investment firms, or, more generally, in businesses that need to manage financial risk. A career as an actuary is better described as a "business" career with a mathematical basis than as a "technical" mathematical career. More general information about actuaries may be found at www.beanactuary.org.... [-]


Bachelor of Finance and Banking Sciences

An-Najah National University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 Palestinian Territories Nablus

Preparation distinguished graduate has the necessary competencies ‎for effective work in the field of Finance and banking required by ‎local and Arab labor market, and faculty development department to ‎increase their effectiveness in education and research, and to ‎contribute to the development of community service activities in line ‎with requirements of the age in the framework of national values. [+]

Faculty

Faculty of Economics and Social Studies

Program Description

Preparation distinguished graduate has the necessary competencies ‎for effective work in the field of Finance and banking required by ‎local and Arab labor market, and faculty development department to ‎increase their effectiveness in education and research, and to ‎contribute to the development of community service activities in line ‎with requirements of the age in the framework of national values.

Program Goals

The development of qualified graduates to meet the needs ‎of various sectors in Finance. Provide students with modern knowledge in the work ‎associated with the local and global environment finance‎‎, investment and banking fields.‎ ‎Connect students directly with the labor market by focusing on ‎field applications in the area of specialization and hands-on ‎application of knowledge and skills in Finance.‎ ‎The development of students' skills and their ability to set up ‎scientific research in the field of Finance and banking. ‎Giving students the skills necessary for the use of Financial ‎technology in various positions of Financial management and ‎capacity. ‎The development of students' skills and abilities in ‎communication, teamwork, analysis and creative thinking, problem-solving and building self. ‎Giving students the skill of using the English language in ‎Finance. ‎The development of skills and abilities of the students on the ‎use of statistical methods and quantitative relevant in ‎decision-making. ‎Raising the awareness of students to respond to various ‎environmental changes for Finance. ... [-]

Bachelor Finance

California State University Bakersfield
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Bakersfield

C.S.U.B. finance classes help prepare students for various professional designations, including Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Counselor (ChFC), Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified in Financial Management (CFM), Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), and Accredited Pension Administrator (APA). [+]

Required courses for concentration

FIN 326 Investment Management FIN 400 Advanced Financial Management FIN 460 Financial Institutions Management and two (2) of the following: ACCT 300 Intermediate Accounting I ACCT 301 Intermediate Accounting II ACCT 325 Tax- Individual or ACCT 326 Tax- Corporate ECON 302 Macroeconomic Theory & Design ECON 420 Econometrics FIN 322 Personal Finance Planning FIN 340 Principles of Insurance FIN 360 Entrepreneurial & Small Business Finance FIN 380 Introduction to Real Estate FIN 490 International Business Finance

C.S.U.B. finance classes help prepare students for various professional designations, including Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU), Chartered Financial Counselor (ChFC), Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Certified in Financial Management (CFM), Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), and Accredited Pension Administrator (APA.) See an advisor for more information about these and other programs.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Finance

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Our highly experienced and qualified faculty members ensure that our students get the best theoretical and practical experience in the field. Our program is one of the most respected in the country and the region, and has a diverse, multicultural student body. [+]

Finance is "where the money is!"

Our highly experienced and qualified faculty members ensure that our students get the best theoretical and practical experience in the field. Our program is one of the most respected in the country and the region, and has a diverse, multicultural student body.

We have a popular partnership program with the C.F.A. Institute-meaning that your finance major provides excellent preparation for the Level I exam for the Chartered Financial Analyst (C.F.A.) designation. Obtaining this prestigious designation after graduation significantly enhances career prospects in the financial world.

As a finance graduate, there are a number of lucrative careers that are open to you. These include jobs in banking, investment, insurance, real estate, the global corporate sector as well as in government.... [-]


Finance

International Accelerator
Campus September 2018 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. [+]

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.... [-]


Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science

Messiah College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Mechanicsburg

Do you have a desire to apply your mathematical skills to business applications? As an actuarial science major at Messiah College, you’ll prepare for work in the actuarial science field while connecting faith and disciplinary expertise in unique and challenging ways. [+]

Actuarial Science at Messiah College

Do you have a desire to apply your mathematical skills to business applications? As an actuarial science major at Messiah College, you’ll prepare for work in the actuarial science field while connecting faith and disciplinary expertise in unique and challenging ways.

The actuarial science Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree program at Messiah College, one of the top private Christian schools in the U.S., prepares mathematically talented students who have an interest in business applications for work in the actuarial science field. Find ways to manage risk with a combination of strong analytical skills, business knowledge, and understanding of human behavior.Students will demonstrate the ability to pass two professional exams in areas covered by coursework and receive the three possible VEE credits (Verification by Educational Experience). This program challenges students to think about how their work can serve the Kingdom as they enter the actuarial field.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

Northwest Missouri State University
Campus Full time 4 years August 2018 USA Maryville

Finance majors at Northwest focus on four areas: financial services, financial computing, corporate finance and finance management. [+]

Finance majors at Northwest focus on four areas: financial services, financial computing, corporate finance, and finance management.

Financial Services concentrates on the design and delivery of advice and financial products to individuals, business and government; Financial Computing combines information from finance and computer science while focusing on the decision-making models constructed and manipulated with computer technology; Corporate Finance requires additional focus in accounting and prepares students for exams like the CFA (certified financial analyst), CPA (certified public accountant) and CMA (certified manufacturing analyst); and Financial Management combines the knowledge of finance and management to make managerial decisions with an understanding of finance. ... [-]