Finance Degree Program (B.S. Management Major)
The dynamic world of global finance presents challenging career opportunities to the qualified college graduate, including venture capital, corporate finance, banking, consulting, or the financial markets. Students can focus on entrepreneurial finance, corporate finance, financial institutions, investments, and real estate. The focused curriculum blends current trends in the real world and advancements in technology with financial theory and internship experiences.
Finance students complete the core curriculum in business (39 units) that is taken by all business students. The core curriculum insures that all business majors have a solid understanding of the totality of the business enterprise. The Finance major then consists of upper division courses in corporate finance and financial modeling plus electives such as investments, international finance, financial institutions, entrepreneurial finance, and derivatives that total 30 units. The Finance program concludes with an internship. The program can be completed in four years of study; see a sample curriculum.