Sound fiscal management is the foundation of success for businesses and financial institutions across every sector and in every corner of the world. Our multi-faceted bachelor's degree in financial management provides students with the knowledge of fundamental management tools while focusing on developing critical thinking, analytical and interpersonal skills.
Gain Proficiency in the Business Environment
Our major in financial management provides students with the skills and tools required to analyze an organization’s finances and ensure its long-term fiscal health. Students interested in working for themselves or in launching corporate careers in the banking, financial services, insurance and real estate industries will delve into the many core issues of capital management and gain proficiency in the language and tools of the business environment.
Our program prepares students to pursue professional certifications such as Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Additional requirements may include further education, professional experience and exams. Students interested in sales of stocks, bonds, mutual funds, insurance and real estate will need to obtain the appropriate professional licenses for each specialty.
Through our popular accelerated program, qualified undergraduates can earn their bachelor’s degree in financial management and a master’s degree in business administration, healthcare administration or innovation and strategic management within five years.
Life After Salve
Graduates with a degree in financial management will typically enter into careers as financial managers and analysts. These professionals work in various firms and oversee their financial activates and plan for their ongoing success.
Our graduates have pursued a wide variety of careers, including:
- Financial consultant
- Financial analyst
- Program manager
- Management consultant
- Project coordinator
- Valuation analyst
- Data analyst
- Billing administrator
- Investment analyst
- Financial specialist
- Senior financial advisor
- Bank officer
- Senior internal auditor
- Institutional funds administration manager
- Regional investment consulting director
- Financial planning and analysis director
Graduates may consider pursuing the following professional certifications and designations:
- Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA
- Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
- Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA)
- Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
- Financial Risk Manager (FRM)
- Financial Modeling Certification (FMC)