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Finance: Finanical Management, B.A.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, IA,
The Finance major requires a minimum of 120 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 120 hours.


Finance and Real Estate majors may declare a double major, and/or major and minor within the College of Business Administration, subject to the approval of the other CBA departments involved. Finance and Real Estate majors minoring within the CBA must select minors designated for business majors. Finance majors cannot minor in Finance, and Real Estate majors cannot minor in Real Estate. However, Finance majors may double major or minor in Real Estate, and Real Estate majors may double major in Finance or minor in Finance. Also, not more than one emphasis area may be declared in Finance.

Students studying finance at the University of Northern Iowa are given a firm foundation in the essential concepts of finance and the critical-decision processes needed by finance professionals in today’s volatile business environment.

The finance faculty serve as mentors and advisors to business students during their undergraduate years at UNI. Classes average between 30 and 40 students for courses within the finance major.

The Finance Department works with Iowa businesses, the UNI Career Center, the Finance Department Advisory Board, and the Real Estate Education Program Advisory Council to develop internship and cooperative education opportunities for finance students. Every year, 50 to 60 students complete cooperative education assignments working for companies such as Equitable of Iowa, Principal Financial, Aegon, Hubbell Realty, AmerUs, Wells Fargo, Firstar Bank Corp., New York Life Insurance Co., Johnston Financial Services, Generations Financial, Life Investors, American Financial Management, Piper Jaffray, Lincoln Savings Bank, GMAC Mortgage, Cedar Valley Hospice, Allen Hospital and Covenant Hospital.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • International Financial Management
  • Financial Information Systems and Analysis
  • Insurance Company Operations
  • Fixed Income Analysis
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Commercial Bank Management

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Complete all the information requested on the application so there will be no misunderstanding. See that all questions are answered to avoid unnecessary correspondence and delay in considering your request for admission.
  • Your legal name should always be used. If your high school or college records may appear under another name, give this name also.
  • Submit the required application for admission and supporting documents at least ten days prior to the beginning of orientation for the session for which you are applying. It is your responsibility to arrange to have the necessary credentials submitted.
  • Tuition Fee

    • International

      18207 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 18207 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      7665 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 7665 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

    Living costs for Cedar Falls

    • 1119 - 1740 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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