Business Administration: Banking and Finance Concentration
Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.)

The Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration prepares students with the skills necessary to meet today's business demands and those for the future. This major provides students with a solid business core that includes an extensive background in the functional areas of marketing, finance, accounting, and management; an understanding of the business environment to include the legal, economic, behavioral, human resource, ethical, and international aspects; technical skills in information systems and quantitative analysis; and the ability to communicate, integrate and synthesize.

Students completing the Banking and Finance Concentration will develop a solid understanding of:

  • Investments
  • Risk Management
  • Money and Banking
  • International Business and Finance

Students are encouraged to take the Series 6 and 63 securities license exams. Additionally, electives can be used to complete coursework leading to the Financial Planning minor and eligibility to sit for the CFP® certification examination.

Program Specs

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Classes

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Accreditation & Industry Connections

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The Accounting and Business programs have been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

After graduation

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for administrative services managers was $82,310 in May 2013. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $44,850.The top 10 percent earned more than $145,100.

Industries with the highest published employment for this occupation are:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Local Government (OES Designation)21,030$39.65$82,480
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools20,130$40.72$84,700
Management of Companies and Enterprises16,870$49.86$103,700
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals14,030$44.85$93,290
Elementary and Secondary Schools11,870$40.30$83,830

Statistics reported in May 2013

Internship Recommendation

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Transfer Procedures

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Clubs & Activities

Accounting Society

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Alpha Chi (ΑΧ)

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Delta Mu Delta (ΔΜΔ)

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Enactus

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Student Government Association (SGA)

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Student-managed Investment Fund

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)

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Business Administration Advisory Committee

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Advisory committees, which act as recommending bodies to the faculty and administration, consist of in-field professionals who act as partners in the development of curriculum. Their curricular and equipment advice as well as their industry connections and internship opportunities are invaluable to our students and to the growth of our institution.

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