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Finance
 
Finance
Major:Finance, B.S. (FIN)Courses offered:
Minors:Economics (ECON)7 Finance courses (FINC)
 Finance (FIN)7 Economics courses (ECON)
 
Finance

The Bachelor of Science degree in finance prepares students to fill strategic financial roles in either for-profit or non-profit organizations. The degree in finance will establish strong financial foundations, with critical thinking and analytical skills necessary to work in a very competitive financial environment. Finance concerns itself with the efficient allocation of capital in market economies. With the increasing growth in investments and capital markets, the need for college students to obtain more knowledge in finance is a high as ever.

The finance degree is structured for maximum flexibility to allow students to cover several fields in finance such as corporate finance, investments, financial risk, financial institutions, and international finance. This flexibility allows the student to select from a range of course areas to gain a broader knowledge of the finance area and its applications. Students obtaining a degree in finance from LeTourneau University will be equipped to become financial managers, financial analysts, or financial investors.