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.... [-]


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 (V.E.E.) 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.... [-]


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 a 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 ... [-]

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 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. ... [-]


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.... [-]


Bachelor in Finance

Michigan Technological University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Houghton

You love money. Hey, who doesn’t? But your love for money stems from seeing an initial investment grow through the smart use of financial strategies. Whether stocks or bonds, portfolios or [+]

You love money. Hey, who doesn’t? But your love for money stems from seeing an initial investment grow through the smart use of financial strategies. Whether stocks or bonds, portfolios or cash flow, you can’t wait to monitor the results and reap the rewards.

As a finance major at Michigan Tech, you can try your hand at real-world investing through our Applied Portfolio Management Program. Here you’ll manage over $1.5 million in real money—our team has taken the top award at the RISE International Investment Challenge three times in nine years and has opened the New York Stock Exchange. That’s one crazy résumé builder.

What You Need to Know About This Program Get involved with the Applied Portfolio Management Program and have access to one of only two Bloomberg Terminals in the Upper Peninsula. You’ll monitor and analyze real-time financial market data movements, place trades, and get the latest news and price quotes. The School of Business and Economics is accredited by the AACSB—a distinction representing the top 15 percent of undergraduate business programs in the world. You’ll be prepared in business innovation, development, and entrepreneurship through our distinctive and innovative curriculum. Join the Finance Club and help your fellow students. You'll host events like FinanceU, which aims to help students make informed financial decisions, and "Broke and Hungry", which helps students learn about transitioning from college life to getting that first job and the importance of saving for retirement. Hone your leadership skills and flex your financial muscle by... [-]

Bachelor in Finance

Drury University
Campus or Online Full time September 2018 USA Springfield

The finance major at Drury University provides students with financial management, forecasting, and analysis skills necessary for a career in finance. [+]

Focus

The finance major at Drury University provides students with financial management, forecasting, and analysis skills necessary for a career in finance. Additionally, the interpersonal skills and liberal arts background that are the foundation of a degree from Drury University provides graduates with an added advantage in their careers.

Student Learning/Engagement/Teaching

Finance courses are designed to both ground students in the current theories and give them active practice in applying financial concepts. This integration of theory and practice prepares students for future career opportunities and provides them with an engaging experience as they work closely with finance faculty.... [-]


Bachelor's in Finance

Saint Peter’s University
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Jersey City Englewood Cliffs

Are you curious about everything that happens around you? Then economics might satisfy your curiosity. In economics you study income, capital, and wellbeing. An economics degree incorporates math and statistics with connections to physical sciences such as biology and physics as well as many other disciplines—politics, law, history and psychology. Our proximity to New York City makes it possible for you to visit leading global and national financial institutions such as the New York Stock Exchange and the Federal Reserve Bank. [+]

Are you curious about everything that happens around you?

Then economics might satisfy your curiosity.

In economics you study income, capital, and wellbeing. An economics degree incorporates math and statistics with connections to physical sciences such as biology and physics as well as many other disciplines—politics, law, history and psychology.

Our proximity to New York City makes it possible for you to visit leading global and national financial institutions such as the New York Stock Exchange and the Federal Reserve Bank. In addition to preparation for graduate school, an economics degree also offers enormous flexibility in the careers you can pursue after graduation— everything from a market, policy or business analyst to a securities broker, bank officer or actuary.... [-]


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 of Commerce - Finance

Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Canada Toronto Fredericton + 1 more

Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Finance program is a four-year business degree that offers comprehensive knowledge of both business and finance. In your first two years, you’ll be exposed to a variety of business fundamentals such as marketing, accounting, economics and law. In the last two years of the program, you’ll focus on theories, methods and techniques in various aspects of finance, including analysis, planning and risk management. [+]

Finance At Its Very Best

Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Finance program is a four-year business degree that offers comprehensive knowledge of both business and finance. In your first two years, you’ll be exposed to a variety of business fundamentals such as marketing, accounting, economics and law. In the last two years of the program, you’ll focus on theories, methods and techniques in various aspects of finance, including analysis, planning and risk management.

Our Program

Humber’s Bachelor of Commerce – Finance program is a four-year business degree that offers comprehensive knowledge of both business and finance. In your first two years, you’ll be exposed to a variety of business fundamentals such as marketing, accounting, economics and law. In the last two years of the program, you’ll focus on theories, methods and techniques in various aspects of finance, including analysis, planning and risk management.... [-]


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 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.... [-]