An undergraduate degree in finance from Penn State
Develop a solid foundation in principles of finance, including capital management, investment and portfolio management, financial institutions, and personal finance, with the 120-credit Bachelor of Science in Finance from Penn State World Campus. In this program, students can learn the analytical and conceptual skills necessary to add value to a finance-based position. As a graduate of the AACSB-accredited bachelor's degree, you can be prepared to pursue or advance a career in banking, financial analysis, security analysis, corporate finance, or personal financial planning.
Finance at Penn State
The World Campus undergraduate finance program is offered in partnership with Penn State Erie's Behrend Campus. The program features in-depth study in required courses and elective options which provides you with a comprehensive knowledge of the field that can prove highly attractive to potential employers. The curriculum offers flexibility in choosing the path most suited to your goals.
Your online finance courses
As a student in our finance program, you will study all components of the field, including investments, corporate finance, financial markets, and more. The curriculum provides a firm grounding in the principles of business, economics, and accounting — with an in-depth focus on issues and knowledge in finance and financial management. Students who complete the required coursework will be prepared to sit for board-certification exams.