The finance major prepares students for entry-level positions in the financial management departments of business and non-profit organizations and/or for entry level positions in the investment/financial services industry. Students also are prepared for graduate studies in the area of finance. Course work in this major emphasizes the broad economic framework in which an organization operates, the practical tools it uses for decision making, an understanding of the global environment, and portfolio investment management. This major leads to a bachelor of science degree.
Students are responsible for meeting all graduation requirements; therefore, it is important that students consult with their advisor each semester before registering for courses.
A graded writing assignment is required in every course.