Bachelor's Degree in Finance in North America

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A bachelor's degree is given to students who fulfill the necessary requirements given by the college or university they are attending. The requirements include three to seven years of focus on a subject, typically referred to as a major or concentration.

The Bachelor of Finance aims to introduce students to financial systems. Subjects covered by the degree include international trade and finance, financial markets, valuation issues or financial modelling. Courses taken may include finance, mathematics, economics and statistics.

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B.Sc. In Finance And Economics

Grand Canyon University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2018 USA Phoenix Albuquerque Sun City South Phoenix Scottsdale + 4 more

In this Bachelor of Science in economics and finance program, you study international trade and finance and explore the interrelationships between the international monetary environment and financial planning for corporations with overseas operations.

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Offered By: Colangelo College of Business

Overview

Earn Your Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Economics

If you are interested in pursuing a career in business, corporate finance, banking, insurance or investment companies, Grand Canyon University’s (G.C.U.) Colangelo College of Business offers the Bachelor of Science in Finance and Economics degree. This economics and finance degree program takes the topic areas that will be important to a career in this field and explores each in depth. In this Bachelor of Science in economics and finance program, you study international trade and finance and explore the interrelationships between the international monetary environment and financial planning for corporations with overseas operations.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Tampa

The rising importance of investments and the growing complexity of financial services has led to greater demand for finance professionals.

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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. U.T.'s Finance sequence is also good preparation for the C.F.A. (Chartered Financial Analyst) or C.F.P. (Certified Financial Planner) designations.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance (BSBA)

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Warrensburg

Students receiving a BSBA in Finance are given a broad-based knowledge of finance which they may supplement by focusing on a particular area through choice of electives in finance. Electives include topics in international finance, derivative securities, bank management, and insurance among others... [+]

Bachelor in Finance (BSBA)

A Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a functional major in finance prepares students for dynamic careers in a variety of finance positions. The finance field consists of three basic areas - Investments, Business (Corporate) Finance, Banking and Related Institutions. Students receiving a BSBA in Finance are given a broad-based knowledge of finance which they may supplement by focusing on a particular area through choice of electives in finance. Electives include topics in international finance, derivative securities, bank management, and insurance among others. This creates a number of career options, or choices for advanced education for undergraduates.... [-]


Degree In Financial Administration

Universidad Tecmilenio
Campus Full time 8 semesters July 2018 Mexico Culiacan Guadalajara Monterrey + 2 more

Develops financial solutions that contribute to the success of a company and investors. [+]

Graduate Profile

By graduating from the Financial Management career, you are able to:

Select fi nancial solutions suitable for companies, using instruments and services from fi nancial institutions and intermediaries. Design financial plans that contribute to the optimization of fi nancial structures and levels of profitability of companies and individuals. Manage fi nancial resources using instruments that provide money, capital and derivatives markets. Carry out the financial valuation of an organization to collaborate in merger and acquisition processes. Manage investment portfolios to maximize the profitability of investors. Evaluate investment projects to support decision-making processes. Contribute to the creation of wealth in companies, through the efficient administration of fi nancial resources and investment in productive projects. Advise companies to maintain, recover or increase their financial viability. Labor Field ... [-]

Actuarial Science

International Accelerator
Campus September 2018 USA Boston

The Actuarial Mathematics program offers a well-balanced curriculum in applied mathematics with advanced preparation for the actuarial profession. [+]

Actuarial Mathematics

The Actuarial Mathematics program offers a well-balanced curriculum in applied mathematics with advanced preparation for the actuarial profession. It boasts a dedicated group of faculty experienced in passing actuarial exams offered by the professional societies and recognized by the insurance industry. Auburn University is accredited by the Society of Actuaries to offer courses to satisfy the Validation by Education Experience (VEE) requirements in Applied Statistical Methods, Corporate Finance, and Economics.

What is an Actuary?

Actuaries bring a complex future into focus by applying unique insight to risk and opportunity. Known for their comprehensive approach, actuaries enable smart, more confident decisions.... [-]


Finance

Auburn Global
Campus Full time 4 years May 2018 USA Auburn

The objective of the finance curriculum is to develop the specialized finance knowledge, techniques, and skills necessary for successful placement in finance related positions. [+]

The objective of the finance curriculum is to develop the specialized finance knowledge, techniques, and skills necessary for successful placement in finance related positions.

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 the subareas of real estate and risk management and insurance. The program will allow students the opportunity to develop not only the specialized knowledge of finance, but also the professional presentation and use of such knowledge through oral and written communication. Students enrolled in the finance program also complete the College of Business core curriculum designed to provide the broader understanding of the entire business organization including accounting, economics, management and marketing. ... [-]


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. [+]

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.... [-]


Bachelor of Finance

Lake Forest College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Lake Forest

The finance major at Lake Forest prepares students for careers across the broad and diverse financial services industry including investment management, trading, corporate finance, commercial and investment banking, insurance and risk management... [+]

Bachelor of Finance

The finance major at Lake Forest prepares students for careers across the broad and diverse financial services industry including investment management, trading, corporate finance, commercial and investment banking, insurance and risk management.

Finance is a diverse field requiring highly specialized skills to succeed in a dynamic and growing industry. The goal of our finance program is to produce career-ready graduates who are able to compete successfully in today’s job market. Our curriculum is consistent with both the CFA© (Chartered Financial Analyst) and CFP© (Certified Financial Planner) programs. The finance major focuses on asset valuation and pricing, risk measures and metrics, time value of money, discounted cash flow analysis, investment analysis, portfolio management, accounting, statistical analysis, mathematics and ethics.... [-]


Degree In Environmental Science And Risk Management

University Of Colima
Campus Full time 8 semesters February 2018 Mexico Colima

The Bachelor (a) in Environmental Science and Risk Management has the theoretical and practical knowledge in the broad spectrum of earth sciences and social sciences, which allows you to evaluate the environmental impact of any scenario and understand the processes involved in conditions risk factors such as geological, meteorological, social, economic, technological, cultural and political. [+]

The Bachelor (a) in Environmental Science and Risk Management has the theoretical and practical knowledge in the broad spectrum of earth sciences and social sciences, which allows you to evaluate the environmental impact of any scenario and understand the processes involved in conditions risk factors such as geological, meteorological, social, economic, technological, cultural and political. It also has the ability to understand the mechanisms of the relationship between human activities and the environment, allowing you to exercise critical judgment with social commitment and responsibility to analyze the processes of natural phenomena involved in disasters. It is creative and humanist, faced and addressed holistically and professional conduct an environmental process, risk or disaster, improving the cost-benefit ratio of social development.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

Northeastern State University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Tahlequah Muskogee Broken Arrow + 2 more

The Finance major is divided into two areas of emphasis: The Financial Management Emphasis and the Financial Planning Emphasis. [+]

The Finance major is divided into two areas of emphasis: The Financial Management Emphasis and the Financial Planning Emphasis.

Financial Management Emphasis

The Financial Management Emphasis prepares students to perform effectively in a variety of financial management activities. Graduates can pursue careers in small business, corporate financial management, banking, insurance, investment management, real estate, and mortgage companies. Course work involves the study of financial instruments, financial practices, the structure and functions of financial institutions, the legal and economic context within which financial operations are conducted, investment analysis, portfolio management, business forecasting, and economic analysis.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

Saint Anselm College
Campus Full time August 2018 United Kingdom Manchester USA

The Finance major prepares students for careers in corporate finance, investment banking, international finance, financial planning, and wealth management. [+]

The Finance major prepares students for careers in corporate finance, investment banking, international finance, financial planning, and wealth management. Students develop a deep understanding of a broad range of topics: financial statement analysis, financial leverage, stock and bond valuation, risk and return in the global capital markets, risk management, portfolio theory and management, security legislation, structure of capital markets, and ethics.

Course Sequence - Class of 2018 and Beyond

Freshman Year

Conversatio I Language Freshman English (or Science) Microeconomics Conversatio II Language Freshman English (or Science) Macroeconomics

Sophomore Year: Finance majors take Business Statistics, Financial Accounting and Financial Management. Depending on their initial placement they will finish their language requirement this semester. Their remaining courses will be core requirements, electives or courses for a minor or double major.... [-]


Bachelor Degree in Economics & Finance

Black Hills State University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 USA Spearfish Rapid City + 1 more

A degree in Economics and Finance will give you the tools necessary for solving problems associated with asset valuation and investment decisions. [+]

Bachelor Degree in Economics & Finance

Specialize in Economics & Finance Get your business degree from BHSU

Are you looking for a career in economics and finance? Black Hills State University has combined those fields together with a new major - Business Administration with a Specialization in Economics and Finance. Many of the challenges facing the nation and world today are either partially or wholly economic in nature. As such, the curriculum of the Economics and Finance major covers major social, political, and economic issues. Whether your goal is investments, consulting, or the corporate setting, a degree in Economics and Finance will give you the tools necessary for solving problems associated with asset valuation and investment decisions.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

University of Montana
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Missoula

The finance curriculum is designed to equip students with a comprehensive foundation in financial management, financial markets, and investments. Students will gain experience in effective decision making, performing complex analyses, providing expert financial advice, and utilizing current technology tools and data sources. A finance degree can lead to exciting careers in Banking, Investment Banking... [+]

The finance curriculum is designed to equip students with a comprehensive foundation in financial management, financial markets, and investments. Students will gain experience in effective decision making, performing complex analyses, providing expert financial advice, and utilizing current technology tools and data sources. A finance degree can lead to exciting careers in Banking, Investment Banking, Financial Services, Financial Planning, Corporate Finance, Economics or International Finance.

BFIN 205 - Personal Financial Planning and Investment Open to all UM students; the course has been specifically created to empower students pursuing ANY MAJOR with financial knowledge needed to handle personal financial decisions - for life. There are NO PREREQUISITES for this course. BFIN 205 is designed to guide students through central concepts of life’s financial decisions - from personal budgeting to investing. Students learn how to analyze financial situations and investment opportunities. The course provides fundamental knowledge about managing finances and making smart decisions and has been approved as a Social Science elective.... [-]


Bachelor Risk Management & Insurance

Ohio Northern University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Columbus

With this program, you’ll receive a solid foundation in all aspects of risk management – from loss and protection, to insurance regulation, to underwriting and claims adjusting. Professionals with these skills are in demand across a variety of industries. [+]

NAVIGATE THE FUTURE

With this program, you’ll receive a solid foundation in all aspects of risk management – from loss and protection, to insurance regulation, to underwriting and claims adjusting. Professionals with these skills are in demand across a variety of industries.

Networking is key in business, and it’s key here. With our small class sizes, you’ll get to know your professors, and they will get to know you. In fact, you’ll be assigned a faculty advisor who will mentor you from day one until graduation. You’ll also interact with and learn from business leaders, entrepreneurs and ONU alumni who’ve forged amazing careers in many different industries.

Your risk management and insurance education will blend rigorous coursework with real-world learning. You’ll work with actual companies to solve problems using risk assessment and mitigation strategies and tactics, including the use of a very important tool: insurance. You’ll engage in an internship that provides on-the-job training. You’ll hone skills in leadership, teamwork, creativity and entrepreneurship. ... [-]


BSBA with Emphasis in Financial Services

Lander University
Campus Full time September 2018 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.... [-]