B.S. in Finance
The Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Alabama State University prepares finance majors for life-long learning through not just teaching, but coaching students in the knowledge and skills required for a professional career in the financial industry.
Inside the classroom, you’ll gain an understanding of financial analysis, financial management and financial systems through a variety of courses that offer perspective on the global and ethical issues that influence business and finance. Courses also emphasize the development of critical thinking, effective oral and written communication, problem solving, teamwork and the use of current information technology tools.
Outside the classroom, you will frequently interact with corporate leaders, governmental agencies and professional groups, all with the goal of exposing you to the many facets of international business and professional ethics in the financial industry. Programs such as our Business Cooperative Education Program allow you to secure paid business internships, which will greatly enhance your resume once you graduate. In addition, community service is a core commitment of ASU’s College of Business Administration.
With a B.S. in Finance from ASU, you will be fully prepared to enter a wide variety of professional careers requiring special training in finance and an understanding of financial systems, or to pursue graduate and professional training in the field.
Minors in the College of Business Administration
The College of Business Administration (COBA) offers the following minors for non-COBA majors
- Minor in Accounting
- Minor in Finance
- Minor in Computer Information Systems
- Minor in Management
- Minor in Marketing
The current course curriculum for the Finance program can be found here.