Bachelor's Degree in Applied Finance in North America

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Applied Finance

A bachelor's degree is an undergraduate degree that is offered by universities and colleges when students complete a program of study. Most bachelor courses last three or four years with some lasting up to seven years.

The field of applied finance is the study of how various business models impact financial results. Studying applied finance may lead to employment with institutions such as those providing financial planning services, brokerage firms or commercial banking companies.

The United States of America is a large country in Northern America, often known as the "USA", the "US", the "United States", "America", or simply "the States". It also gathers over 310 million people which is the world's third largest population. It includes densely populated cities with sprawling suburbs, and vast, uninhabited and naturally beautiful areas at the same time.

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Insurance and Finance Major

Barney School of Business
Campus Full time September 2017 USA West Hartford

The combined Insurance and Finance major offers the opportunity to acquire a general knowledge of each discipline, as well as specialized theory and practice in these interrelated fields. The curriculum seeks to expand capacities, perspectives and skills of students who are preparing for careers in insurance and finance, including the area of risk management... [+]

Bachelors in Applied Finance in North America 2017/2018. The combined Insurance and Finance major offers the opportunity to acquire a general knowledge of each discipline, as well as specialized theory and practice in these interrelated fields. The curriculum seeks to expand capacities, perspectives and skills of students who are preparing for careers in insurance and finance, including the area of risk management. This major represents a segment of the individual undergraduate insurance and finance program, forming a cohesive interdisciplinary program of study. While forsaking some specialization in one field, the student gains significant exposure to two specialized fields of business administration. Barney is Ranked No. 2 in Insurance Company Hiring of Recent Grads The Barney School is second among all U.S. colleges and universities in insurer hiring of 2012–13 graduates of undergraduate risk management and insurance programs. The ranking was reported by Business Insurance magazine in the “Top U.S. College Risk Management and Insurance Undergraduate Programs” section of its December print edition. Barney is Ranked Among the Top 18 Schools in the U.S. The Barney School's insurance program has been reviewed by Risk Management Magazine and ranked among the top 18 schools in the country. The magazine looked at the number of graduates and other criteria to come up with the list. The article mentions Barney having been awarded the Spencer Education Foundation's "Risk Manager in Residence" grant for over a decade. Gamma Iota Sigma Gamma Iota Sigma is a national fraternity that promotes the professional development and preparation of... [-]

Economics & Finance Major

Barney School of Business
Campus Full time September 2017 USA West Hartford

A solid base in economics and finance is a valuable background for any business professional. Economics and finance also provide a strong foundation toward graduate work in economics, business, public administration, law, and international trade. Careers in economics and finance include governmental or business consulting, stock and bond market trading, banking, or international business... [+]

A solid base in economics and finance is a valuable background for any business professional. Economics and finance also provide a strong foundation toward graduate work in economics, business, public administration, law, and international trade. Careers in economics and finance include governmental or business consulting, stock and bond market trading, banking, or international business. Each student's program may be developed with his or her career goals and objectives in mind. Economics/Finance Club The Economics/ Finance Club is an organization of students majoring in economics and finance, but open to all students. The club sponsors guest speakers, faculty/student events, field trips and an awards banquet. Junior and Senior Years Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis Managerial Economics Investment Analysis International Finance Internship Two elective courses (six credits) should also be selected in consultation with an advisor from the list below. The Economics of Public Policy Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets conomic Growth and Development International Economics Economics of the City Cases in Finance Intermediate Finance Portfolio Management Real Estate Finance Financing a Small Business Financial Mathematics Applied Financial Analysis and Investments [-]

Bachelor in Mathematics Finance

Oral Roberts University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 USA Tulsa

The mathematical finance major is a highly valued major by employers because it places more emphasis on the theoretical and mathematical underpinnings of business than a traditional finance major; and thus graduates are known to have the strong quantitative skills that are in demand by today's finance sector. [+]

Bachelors in Applied Finance in North America 2017/2018. Program Overview The mathematical finance major is a highly valued major by employers because it places more emphasis on the theoretical and mathematical underpinnings of business than a traditional finance major; and thus graduates are known to have the strong quantitative skills that are in demand by today's finance sector. The mathematical finance major is designed to provide: Training in both mathematics and finance The background necessary for graduate work in mathematical finance, financial mathematics, and related disciplines The skills to step into a career in finance Outcomes With a degree in mathematical finance you will appreciate and understand how modern business decisions are being driven by data and overlaying models. You will be able to use your training to collect, curate, and model data to perform various tasks from business intelligence to business analytics (descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive). Student Societies, Clubs and Extracurricular opportunities Mathematical finance majors are housed in the computing and mathematics department where several faculty members have active undergraduate research programs in which students are encouraged to participate. Professional and honor societies that students and faculty members are active in include: American Chemical Society American Mathematical Society Association for Computing Machinery Association of Women Mathematicians International Association of Mathematical Physics Kappa Mu Epsilon Mathematical Association of America National Council of Teachers of Mathematics [-]

BSBA with Emphasis in Financial Services

Lander University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Greenwood

The Financial Services program is built with insights gained from respected industry professionals, subject matter professors, and representative industry groups. [+]

The mission of the School of Management is to prepare undergraduate business students for successful careers through a personalized, hands-on learning experience and positively impact the knowledge base of business and the economic health of the region through professional and scholarly activity. The School of Management is accredited by AACSB International, the premier accrediting body for business schools in the world. As an AACSB accredited school, we emphasize Innovation, Engagement, and Impact. Students gain a broad business knowledge in accounting, economics, finance, management and marketing as well as specialized knowledge in one of four emphasis areas: accounting; financial services; healthcare management; or management/marketing. The Financial Services program is built with insights gained from respected industry professionals, subject matter professors, and representative industry groups. Elective courses in the Financial Services emphasis include Markets, Institutions and Banking, Financial Statement Analysis, Investments, and other advanced finance subjects designed to prepare students for careers in banking and other professional business careers. Students regularly participate in career development opportunities with the state bankers association and national financial management seminars. PROGRAM OBJECTIVES Lander University business students will: Build solid communication skills Learn to work well in teams Demonstrate high ethics Develop strong problem solving skills COLLEGE FACILITIES INCLUDE classrooms with state-of-the-art technology computer labs for student use classrooms with excellent workspace faculty offices immediately adjacent to classrooms lobby designed for student team work projects THE LANDER UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT BOASTS exceptionally qualified faculty the personal touch, where faculty are available to students excellent curriculum in... [-]

Bachelor in Administration and Finance

Universidad Panamericana Campus Guadalajara
Campus Full time July 2018 Mexico Guadalajara

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

Bachelors in Applied Finance in North America 2017/2018. 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. [-]