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BS in Business Studies - Business Finance

Individuals enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Business Studies with a concentration in Business Finance program have the opportunity to learn foundational business administration and financial management concepts. Learn more about this online program from Southern New Hampshire University here.

Official Program Name:

Bachelor of Science in Business Studies with a concentration in Business Finance

School Offering Program:

Southern New Hampshire University

Program Prerequisites:

Individuals interested in this web-based series may enjoy gathering and analyzing data. Previous courses in applied statistics, business mathematics, or economics could prove helpful although they are not required. All applicants to Southern New Hampshire University programs must have earned a high school diploma or equivalent.

Program Description:

The online Bachelor of Science in Business Studies with a concentration in Business Finance program is intended to provide students with a strong interdisciplinary foundation supplemented by a focus on business operations. Participants will have the chance to examine industry-specific topics, including business technology, personnel management, marketing, and accounting. Within the business finance concentration, they'll have the opportunity to study macroeconomic and microeconomic theories, economic models, and strategic analysis methods. In addition, courses are designed to cover various investment strategies and types, including commodities, bonds, stocks, and mutual funds. Other concepts intended to be integrated into the program include market structure, demand, cost, and production.

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Financial Aid Available:

Federal financial aid is available to those who qualify in the forms of loans and grants. Contact the SNHU Financial Aid office to learn more about your financial aid options.

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Required Courses for a Bachelor of Science in Business Studies with a concentration in Business Finance:

Business Finance Major Courses

  • ECO 301: Managerial Economics
  • ECO 402: Intermediate Macroeconometrics
  • FIN 330: Corporate Finance
  • FIN 340: Fundamentals of Investments
  • OL 215: Principles of Management
  • FIN: One finance or economics elective

Allied Course

  • MAT 121: Math Concepts and Techniques for Business

Business Core Courses

  • ACC 201: Financial Accounting
  • ACC 202: Managerial Accounting
  • BUS 206: Business Law I
  • FIN 320: Principles of Finance
  • IT 210: Business Systems Analysis and Design
  • MKT 113: Introduction to Marketing
  • OL 125: Human Relations in Administration
  • OL 421: Strategic Management and Policy

B.A./B.S. Core Skills Courses

  • ENG 120: College Composition I
  • ENG 121: College Composition II
  • MAT 130: Applied Finite Math
  • MAT XX: Mathematics Elective
  • COM 212: Public Speaking
  • IT 100: Introduction to Information Technology
  • SNHU 101: First Year Seminar/Foundations in Critical Thinking (or one free elective for students with 15+ credits)

B.A./B.S. Core Knowledge Courses

  • Choose one of the following:
    • FAS 201: Introduction to Humanities I
    • FAS 202: Introduction to Humanities II
    • FAS 223: Appreciation and History of Music
    • FAS 340: Modern Art
    • FAS 370: American Art
  • Choose one of the following:
    • HIS 109: Western Civilization I
    • HIS 110: Western Civilization II
    • HIS 113: United States History I
    • HIS 114: United States History II
  • Choose one 200-level literature elective
  • Choose one of the following:
    • PHL 210: Introduction to Western Philosophy
    • PHL 212: Introduction to Ethics
    • PHL 214: Logic, Language, and Argumentation
    • PHL 230: Religions of the World
  • Choose one science elective (not SCI 215)
  • Choose four other electives:
    • Social and Behavioral Science Elective (ATH, ECO, POL, PSY, SOC, SSC)
    • No more than two of these four in the same discipline

Post-Graduation Opportunities:

Furthering Your Education:

Upon completion of this online Bachelor of Science in Business Studies with a concentration in Business Finance program, graduates could be able to continue their education and enroll in an advanced certificate or degree series. Participating in such a program could allow individuals to take on additional workplace duties or seek a wider variety of employment options.

Relevant master's degrees that could be sought include, but are not limited to:

  • Master of Business Administration
  • International Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Finance
  • Master of Science in Management

Career Paths:

After earning a specialized business studies major from Southern New Hampshire University, graduates could be able to pursue positions with corporations, financial firms, banks, government agencies, or nonprofit organizations. Business professionals could be able to undertake responsibilities in strategizing, purchasing, resource management, or investment analysis.

Individuals who possess a Bachelor of Science in Business Studies with a concentration in Business Finance degree could be able to seek roles as:

  • Financial Consultants
  • Business Analysts
  • Sales Supervisors
  • Small Business Owners

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