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Financial Information and Analysis, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #601 (QS) Potsdam, NY, United States
The Financial information and analysis (FI&A) program from Clarkson University provides the expertise in finance and accounting, including accounting as a language of business or organizational decision-making, and the use of this information by financial decision makers
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The knowledge and skills developed through the Financial Information Analysis curriculum from Clarkson University provide you with the ability to succeed in a workplace, integrating traditional functions of finance and accounting in roles such as a financial analyst, corporate financial planner, certified public accountant and many more. 

With a Financial Information & Analysis degree, you gain a fundamental knowledge of managerial accounting, cost accounting and financial statement analysis, preparing you for graduate work or a successful career in industry.


The FI&A degree can prepare you for a successful career in any of the following roles:

  • management accounting personnel
  • accounting information systems designer
  • financial manager
  • investment manager
  • financial services personnel
  • corporate financial planner
  • certified public accountant
  • comptroller
  • accounting analyst

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    69 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Introduction to Econometrics
  • Introduction to Enterprise Information Systems
  • Introductory College Mathematics
  • Basic Calculus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Common Application
  • Official secondary school transcript, mark sheets, and national exam scores (if applicable).
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • SAT or ACT score reports
  • Clarkson SAT code: 2084
  • Clarkson ACT code: 2698
  • Certification of Finances Form 
  • Copy of your current passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    49858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49858 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    49858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49858 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Potsdam

  • 892 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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