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Business Administration - Finance Concentration

48 months
24120 USD/year
24120 USD/year
6893 USD/year
Tuition fee
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All  students earning a degree in Business Administration - Finance Concentration from Western Washington University develop significant understanding of management information systems and computing.  


The field of finance encompasses many different areas including investments, financial institutions, corporate finance, and real estate. 

The Business Administration - Finance Concentration from Western Washington University includes coursework in each of these areas as well as courses in options and futures, multi-national finance, and insurance. Managing finances requires you to answer intricate questions like: Can we afford to give employees a raise? Is it better to rent or buy office space? How should we finance our business? Typically, a student who pursues a concentration in Finance is good with math, money, inherently a problem solver, and is well organized.

Careers and Graduate Studies

A Business Administration graduate with a concentration in Finance may work as a financial securities or loan officer analyst, business financial manager, portfolio manager, financial planner, or stockbroker. 

Employers of Recent Western Graduates: 

  • Bank of New York Mellon: Senior Performance Analyst
  • Martin Nelson and Company, Inc.: Investment Advisor
  • Molina Healthcare: Healthcare Analyst
  • City of Seward: Accounting Tech
  • Adobe Systems: Tester 
  • Bank of America: Teller 
  • Bentall Kennedy: Property Assistant 

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Financial Accounting 
  • Managerial Accounting 
  • Business Statistics 
  • Introduction to Microeconomics 
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics 
  • Calculus With Applications to Business and Economics
  • Law and the Business Environment 
  • Introduction to Business Computer Systems 
  • Applied Business Statistics
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior 
  • Business and Its Environment 
  • Principles of Management Information Systems 
  • Principles of Marketing 
  • Operations Management 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The International Student Application for Admission submitted by the application deadline
  • $60 non-refundable application fee
  • An essay that helps the Admissions Committee understand your academic goals, related experiences and/or preparatory course work, and professional goals
  • Official academic credentials
  • Evidence of English language proficiency
  • Statement of Financial Responsibility

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24120 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    24120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24120 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6893 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6893 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Bellingham

1109 - 1684 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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