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Finance, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #201 (ARWU) New York City, NY, United States
Finance at Yeshiva University empowers students with the technical skills and foundational concepts to make sound financial decisions in a multifaceted and complex world-wide financial environment.
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Business is conducted by multinational corporations, insurance companies and investment banking and brokerage institutions in global capital markets utilizing diverse financial securities and derivative instruments. The Finance program offered by Yeshiva University develops an understanding of the domestic and international financial environment by studying shareholder value creation, financial structuring, capital markets and instruments, speculative markets and derivatives, strategies in risk management, and the nature of risk/reward in long term investment planning and entrepreneurship.

Basic course offerings include: Principles of Finance, Corporate Finance, Advanced Corporate Finance, Investment Analysis, Security Analysis, Portfolio Management, Speculative Markets, Financial Statement Analysis, Historical Development of Finance, and International Finance.

The concentration in finance informs careers in the public and private sectors of the economy, in corporate decision making for commercial and non-profit organizations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships.


Sy Syms School of Business finance alumni have gone on to success at major corporations, portfolio management and venture capital firms, investment banks and commercial banks, insurance and brokerage firms, mutual funds and real estate corporations.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    128 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Finance
  • Corporate Finance
  • Advanced Corporate Finance
  • Investment Analysis
  • Security Analysis
  • Portfolio Management
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Options and Futures
  • International Finance and Accounting
  • Fixed Income Securities
  • Financial Statement Analysis

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL iBT ® score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: B

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

Candidates are expected to meet the following criteria in order to apply:

  • High school GPA of 85 or above (or a strong B average)
  • SAT score of 1170 (out of 1600) or above or ACT composite score of 24 or above

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42200 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    42200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42200 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 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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