In addition to the learning outcomes in the Bachelor of Science in Management, students within the Finance concentration will also achieve the following concentration-specific learning objectives:
- Demonstrate knowledge of financial theories within the primary areas of finance
- Demonstrate the ability to organize, analyze and interpret quantitative and financial data
- Display the ability to apply financial information to recommend and justify solutions to financial problems
- Understand the effect of global influences on the financial decision making process
Finance Career Track
Graduates with a finance concentration can obtain positions in financial services and banking. The Finance concentration also prepares graduates for jobs in other settings, including: corporate positions such as support analyst, cash analyst, financial analyst, credit analyst, risk analyst or treasury manager; government positions including budget analyst and collateral analyst; non-profit positions such as financial analyst, director of finance and program manager. In addition, graduates may pursue post-graduate financial securities licenses for securities sales and certification as a financial analyst as well as advanced degrees in finance which offer opportunities in academia such as vice president of finance and administration and finance professor.