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Finance, BA/BS

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, PA,
Bloomsburg University's Department of Finance offers undergraduate programs in finance, leading to a B.S.B.A. The department seeks to blend its diverse strengths by offering state of the art programs in Finance. It seeks to provide a model education, which will inspire its majors, encourage life-long learning, and intrigue those students who seek minors in business.


Our students are taught by professionals who are active in their academic and professional fields, integrating their scholarly activities with the classroom and positioning themselves as mentors capable of giving guidance and recommendations to our students entering the increasingly competitive global market of the 21st century. A test of our success is how widely known and approved of our program is through the reputation of our graduates who venture forth from Bloomsburg into the wider world.

Bloomsburg University finance program in the Zeigler College of Business provides an overview of the five major areas of finance: investments, corporate finance, personal financial planning, financial institutions, and real estate finance. The investments area covers the securities markets and portfolio selection / management techniques. The corporate finance area is about financial functions in large and small companies in the private section. The personal financial planning is about the personal finance decisions and planning – retirement, taxes, estate planning, and risk management. The financial institutions area is about the management of commercial banking and other financial institutions. The real estate finance is about the financing and investing in real estate properties. Coursework also includes an international finance course.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Business Comm.
  • Public Speaking
  • Prin. of Economics I
  • Prin. of Economics II
  • Intro to Business
  • Business & Econ Math 
  • Calculus I

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Complete an Undergraduate Application
  • Complete International Undergraduate Application, which allows you to apply as an international student. An application fee of $60 is required for international applicants.
  • Submit These Additional Documents:
  • An Official English Language Test (TOEFL or IELTS) This is required for all students whose native language is not English.
  • Official Transcripts: Official transcripts from a high school or other secondary school in English are required
  • Foreign Student Financial Statement:All international undergraduate students are required to submit a Certified Bank Statement in English and converted to US Dollars verifying they have a minimum of $32,696 US

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18730 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9365 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    18730 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9365 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7492 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3746 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Bloomsburg

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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