Bachelor of Science in Finance
Gain ROI on Your Career with a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
This program is offered on Campus and Online.
If you’re considering a career in finance, an education—specifically a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Post University—could be your most valuable investment. Our graduates have landed finance jobs in corporate finance, investment and wealth management, banking, personal finance, and international finance. Many have also pursued graduate education and professional study to become Certified Financial Planners (CFPs).
As a student in our bachelor’s in finance degree program, you will develop your skills in analyzing financial situations, determining potential problems and arriving at profitable solutions. Through case studies, you will learn about the cultural, global and ethical environments in which businesses operate. You’ll also gain vital foundational knowledge in financial areas such as financial management, policy making, strategic planning, and communication.
Your bachelor’s degree in finance covers all the essentials involved in this necessary field of business, from meeting professional standards to charting out financial strategy. You’ll learn how to appropriately use analytical and quantitative techniques in finance-related matters. You’ll investigate regulatory concepts to offer strategic solutions to financial planning complexity. And you’ll explore policy making practices, business ethics, communication fundamentals, and more. Your B.S. in finance from Post University is designed to give you the comprehensive education you need to pursue any number of careers in the world of business and finance.
Plus, Post University is one of fewer than 50 universities in the nation to offer academic courses that prepare students to sit for two separate Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) exams: Series 6 and Series 7.
What can I do with a Bachelor of Science in Finance Degree?
Upon completion of your bachelor’s in finance (online or on campus) degree program, you’ll have built a solid knowledge base and skillset that will help you pursue any number of finance-related career paths. Students are also well prepared to take their education to the next level and pursue post-graduate degree programs.
With your B.S. in finance degree in hand, and depending on your concentration, you’ll have the skills to pursue career opportunities in financial analysis, investment banking, insurance, commercial banking, underwriting and more.
Once you complete your core courses in the field of finance, you will have the opportunity to tailor your degree to your specific career objectives with a number of concentrations, including Corporate Finance, Financial Planning & Analysis, Financial Services & Banking, and Personal Financial Planning. Or keep your options open by pursuing the General Finance concentration for your bachelor’s degree in finance.
You’re a self-starter who’s comfortable calling the shots; this option allows you to do just that. Design your concentration by selecting from a range of finance electives.
Set your sights on the corporate world. In this concentration, you will evaluate and analyze data related to business operations in an efficient way, with the goal of keeping the company’s financial performance in line with its overall corporate goals and objectives.
Financial Planning & Analysis
This concentration prepares you for a treasury career within a company’s corporate financial structure.
Financial Services & Banking
Upon graduation of this concentration, you will be ready to take the FINRA Series 6 exam and pursue employment in retail, commercial or consumer banking or investment product sales and services.
Personal Financial Planning
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Our flexible campus-based and online bachelor’s in finance courses were designed for working professionals like you and our commitment, is to provide you with a personalized experience with academic and professional support at every stage of your educational experience.
Are you looking for the perfect B.S. in finance degree to prepare for a more promising career future? Your search for finance programs is over, but your future is just beginning. Contact us to apply now and earn your finance degree at our Connecticut campus or online.
This degree program is programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
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