Professionals in the field of finance manage long-term investments, working capital and issues of financing for organizations ranging from small businesses to large corporations. The Bachelor of Science in Finance will provide you with the tools and skills necessary to support and manage a successful career in finance.


  • This emphasis offers an in-depth understanding of finance as it relates to various aspects of organizations.
  • Courses focus on financial statement analysis, investments, risk management, personal and public finance and international finance and banking.

Career opportunities

The finance emphasis prepares you for a successful career in financial planning and investment. Specific careers include bankers, finance directors and financial investors.

Course listing

Required Courses (9-12 Units)

ECON-440Managerial Economics3
FIN-453Capital Markets and Money3
MGT-457Risk Management3

Elective Courses (6-7 Units)

Select three of the following:

FIN-452Public Finance3
INTB-460International Finance and Economics3
FIN-451Financial Statement Analysis3
ACCT-415Tax Accounting4
BUS-486Topics in Business3

Required Capstone Course (3 Units)

BUS-482Seminar in Business Strategy3