2024-25 University Bulletin 
    May 30, 2024  
2024-25 University Bulletin

Finance, B.S.

NY State Program Code: 04123
HEGIS Code: 0504.00
CIP Code: 52.0801

(121 credits including 89 credits required in the major)

This degree prepares students for work in the finance industry, as well as, for positions in the financial operations of corporations and non-profit organizations. Reflecting the new global economic and financial environment, the curriculum provides an understanding of perspectives that form the context for business and finance through coverage of ethical and global issues, and the influence of political, social, legal, regulatory, and technological issues.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Finance

Required GPA: 2.3
Credits Required for Major: 86

Credits Required to Graduate: 121

The finance major leads to the B.S. by successfully completing 121 credits of course work, consisting of 35 credits of General Education requirements  and liberal arts electives, 29 credits of liberal arts requirements, 33 credits of pre-core, business core and capstone course requirements, and 24 credits of advanced finance courses and business courses.

Degree Map

The degree map is a term-by-term sample course schedule to make it easier for you to understand how to graduate in four years with as a Finance major.