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Finance, B.Sc.

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Whether you’re drawn to the high-stakes excitement of Wall Street or dream of joining a major consulting company,a finance degree is the first step toward that goal. No organization can function without the analytical tools used by financial professionals to craft a budget and project future earnings.

About

We’ll teach you the comprehensive skills necessary to manage money wisely and pursue a career in corporate, personal finance or the banking industry. You’ll also acquire hands-on experience working in our Terry W. Goodwin ’67 Financial Technology Center, where you can conduct trading simulations, develop financial models and analyze real-time economic data.

And to gain further practical knowledge, you’ll have internship opportunities as well as a chance to participate in the $1.6 million Student Managed Portfolio, an investment portfolio managed exclusively by you and your fellow students. Our finance program’s curriculum additionally covers much of the material required by the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute’s Level I exam.

If you’re interested in exploring extracurricular opportunities related to finance, you can join Quinnipiac’s student Investment Club or the Economics/Finance Club, both of which host speakers, sponsor investment challenges and take field trips that help develop crucial networking and leadership skills.  

Our finance program’s curriculum meets the highest standards required by the finance world, and covers material required by the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute’s Level I exam.

Thanks to a special University Affiliation with the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) Institute, you’ll have access to the kinds of resources utilized by veteran investment management professionals. Whether or not you are interested in pursuing chartered financial analyst designation in the future, these resources advance your knowledge of the standards, principles and practices of the field.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Investment Analysis
  • Financial Modeling
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Intermediate Corporate Finance
  • Derivative Securities
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Cost Accounting
  • Federal Income Taxation of Individuals
  • Advanced Excel Programming (AC 350)
  • International Finance
  • International Microloan Funding

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • High School Transcript
  • A personal essay on a topic of particular meaning and interest to you should tell us who you are, and speak to your values, goals, and aspirations as a student
  • A letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, or others reflect your dedication and work ethic
  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of mathematics (4 for Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Nursing and Physician Assistant applicants)
  • 3 or more years of science (4 years required for applicants to the Schools of Nursing and Health Sciences)
  • 2 years of social science and foreign language
  • 3 academic electives

Tuition Fee

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    45540 USD/year
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    45540 USD/year
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Living costs for Hamden

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

All admitted freshmen are given consideration for merit-based scholarships and recipients are notified in their letter of acceptance.

All students must complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) for all forms of financial aid. The FAFSA can be filed online.

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