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Finance

Western Illinois University

48 months
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15870 USD/year
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About

The Finance major offered at Western Illinois University develops the skills and knowledge necessary for the management of money for businesses or individuals. The Finance major has the opportunity to specialize in corporate financial management, financial institutions, investments, real estate, or risk management.

Overview

Students interested in the Finance major should enjoy working with numbers, conducting analyses, creating solutions, and communicating recommendations.

Possible Careers

  • Financing Administration
  • Management
  • Investment policy
  • Insurance
  • Risk management
  • Real estate

Why Choose Finance at Western Illinois University?

WIU Finance professors have a strong reputation as excellent teachers and scholars. Student feedback on faculty consistently praises Western Illinois University Finance professors for their knowledge and experience in finance, their ability to communicate with students, and their approachability. WIU Finance professors also publish in leading finance journals and have held national leadership positions in Finance organizations.

Programme Structure

  • There are several areas of finance which can be studied, and a large number of varying career opportunities are available. 
  • Required areas of study for the Finance major include financial institutions, financial management, investment policy, insurance/risk management, and real estate. 
  • Additional subjects may be studied through courses such as Bank Management, Advanced Financial Management, Security and Portfolio Analysis, Personal and Commercial Lines of Insurance, and Real Estate Financing. 
  • In addition to class lectures, you will have the opportunity to learn from computer simulations, case studies, and field trips. 
  • You will also have the opportunity to learn from representatives of corporations and government agencies who visit as guest speakers to offer current insights into financial applications and relate classroom theories to actual working situations.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
49
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
73

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
49
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
73

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students with a high school diploma and a 3.3 or higher high school grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) will be automatically admitted to WIU. 
  • Western is one of just two public institutions in the state that are test-optional in regard to college admissions. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15870 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    15870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15870 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Macomb

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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Updated over a year ago

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