The Bachelor of Science in Finance program offers courses focused on the development of the analytical abilities and problem solving skills needed to identify business problems and opportunities and utilize a wide variety of skills to implement solutions to these problems. 

World-class faculty within the Bryan School of Business simulate real-world settings, helping students develop the necessary skills to succeed in their future careers. This major is offered on campus or 100% online for maximum flexibility.

The Bryan School of Business and Economics

Program Distinctions

  • Both the bachelor’s and master’s-level accounting programs have separate accreditation – only 1% of business schools worldwide share the Bryan School’s dual AACSB accreditation in business and accounting.
  • Named a Top 20 Online Bachelor’s in Business School by U.S. News & World Report, 2021.

The Student Experience

  • Fully online
  • Gain knowledge from award-winning professors dedicated to student success
  • Explore the principles of finance through classes in theory, analysis, and operation
  • Enter a field with high job growth and diverse employment opportunities
  • Assistance in preparing for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification exam

After Graduation

  • The B.S. in Finance prepares students for a variety of business positions and is currently among the top business majors in demand by employers with projected growth at 11% through 2026 (Bureau of Labor Statistics).
  • Professional opportunities in finance include corporate finance, financial management, business advisory services, financial planning, financial analysis, real estate, and banking. 
  • Complex and frequent changes to regulations and tax laws help create demand for financial professionals and nearly 80% of our finance graduates find employment in the field after graduation, while many go on to pursue advanced degrees. 
  • Employers of program graduates include Bank of America, BB&T, Nestle, Northwestern Mutual, State Farm, United States Senate, United Technologies, Vanguard, VF Corporation, Volvo Group, Walmart, and Wells Fargo. 

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Program Details

Degree Type: Bachelor’s

College/School: Bryan School of Business and Economics

Program Type: Online

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Dr. Randal Elder
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