BBA in Finance
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Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance
The UHD Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance program prepares graduates for professions in financial management, investment management, banking and financial institutions. The finance area has experienced rapid growth in recent years due to the changing market conditions and the way businesses operate, positioning finance graduates in a desirable position. The goal of the program is to produce graduates who can help individuals and businesses increase productivity through financial and technological solutions. The program also prepares graduates to pursue graduate studies and to take the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and/or the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and/or the Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) examinations.
As a finance major you will be equipped with a skill set which can aid your entry into many occupations, leading to a choice of careers. Skills acquired via the major are in high demand. By completing a degree in finance, students set themselves apart to succeed in business. A degree in Finance at UHD prepares students for a variety of jobs. Career paths include but are not limited to:
- Corporate Finance Managers
- Investment Managers
- Credit Analysts
- Banking professionals
- Personal Financial Advisors
- Security Analysts
- Wealth Managers
- Real Estate Appraisers
- Insurance Agents
- Financial Service Professionals
- Financial Examiners
- Scholarships awarded by the COB Scholarship Committee
- Scholarships awarded by COB departments
- Scholarships awarded by external entities
- Career Development Center
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We look forward to working with you to tailor your academic program to your career goals. If you have any questions or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact the program advisor.