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Finance, B.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (ARWU) Norman, OK, United States
The Finance program from University of Oklahoma is designed to train students to succeed in multiple career tracks, including financial planning, investment management, commercial banking, investment banking, trading, financial analysis, corporate finance, research, regulation, and more. 
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Overview

In addition to the cutting-edge educational experience provided by the internationally renowned group of faculty, our program has a number of highlights that enrich your academic life and provide competitive advantages on the job market:

Be sure to check out the Student Investment Fund, a stock fund for which Mr. Michael Price provided the seed money in 1996 and which has since then been successfully managed by students.

Employment

A degree in finance or risk management opens many different career pathways to you. Your career path can lead you to become 

  • A corporate finance manager who makes financing, investment, and cash management decisions;
  • An investment manager who decides how best to invest clients’ money;
  • A commercial banker who lends to individuals and businesses;
  • An investment banker who underwrites stock issues and facilitates corporate mergers;
  • A trader who takes positions in stocks, bonds, currencies, or commodities;
  • A financial analyst who gathers, distills, and provides information vital for investment decisions to various clients;
  • A risk analyst who analyzes deals from a risk standpoint and determines if returns are commensurate with the risks involved;
  • A modeler who forecasts the behavior of prices and volatilities with sophisticated models;
  • A regulator who oversees the activities of stock exchanges and financial institutions;
  • A financial planner who helps clients plan for major financial goals such as retirement;
  • And more.
The Finance program is offered at the University of Oklahoma .

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses Include:

  • Business Finance
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Investments
  • Principles of Organization and Managemen
  • International Financial Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Strategy and Policy

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Submit either the OU Application, Common Application, or Coalition Application. This includes a $40, non-refundable application fee for domestic applicants.
  • Official high school transcript that reflects at least six semesters of work completed and includes your GPA computed on an unweighted 4.0 scale and your class rank
  • Official test scores to us through ACT and/or The College Board. Your test scores may also be included on your official high school transcript
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official copies of any AP or CLEP test scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    27727 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27727 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    12346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12346 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Norman

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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