College of Business and Technology

Finance Major (BS Traditional)

Prepare for a career in corporate finance and in the various sectors of the finance industry. Concordia finance majors acquire skills in financial theory and practice, investments and portfolio management, money and banking, and international finance. Students come away with a rich knowledge in planning, raising capital, investment and portfolio management, budgeting and assessing risk.

The finance program is designed to be responsive to the needs of business. Finance is a relevant major for those considering a variety of careers in investment banking, risk management, mergers and acquisitions, credit cards, traditional banking, treasury, insurance, financial planning, and other financial fields.

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Science degree consists of a major of typically 30 to 60 credits, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.

Prerequisites from General Education
Macroeconomics (3)
Introduction to Probability and Statistics (3)
ECO 104Microeconomics3
MAN 120Business Fundamentals and Entrepreneurship2
ACC 201Principles of Financial Accounting4
MAN 205Fundamentals of Analytics3
MAN 204Legal Environment of Business2
CSC 210Microsoft Excel Core4
MAN 301Organizational Behavior4
MAR 301Principles of Marketing4
FIN 301Corporate Finance I4
FIN 211Personal Finance2
ACC 202Principles of Managerial Accounting4
FIN 311Corporate Finance II4
ECO 401Global Economics4
FIN 411Investments and Capital Markets4
FIN 413Money and Banking4
or ACC 311 Intermediate Accounting I
MAN 401Business Strategy and Ethics4
MAN 499Senior Outcomes0
Total Credits56