Bachelor of Science in Finance

Make a smart investment in your future.

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Earn your finance degree and secure a career in the financial services industry or corporate finance.

Learn to be a manager of money, investments or other assets for individuals, companies or public agencies. Develop a broad understanding of the financial industry and then specialize your education with elective courses.

This degree prepares you to sit for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level 1 Exam, if you so desire. You may then begin on the pathway to becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).

With this degree, you may secure employment in the following roles:

  • Financial planner
  • Financial analyst
  • Portfolio manager
  • Budget analyst
  • Banker
  • Finance operations
  • Credit analyst
  • Asset manager
  • Loan officer


Earn your degree from an accredited, and CFA Institute-affiliated, university.
Our program is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.

The CFA is a prestigious certification credential offered worldwide, through the CFA Institute, to experienced financial and investment professionals.

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Make a smart investment with competitive tuition rates
MSU ranks #11 Best Online Accounting and Finance degree by the College Affordability Guide; #10 Most Affordable from Master of Finance.

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Missouri State's Career Center can help you prepare and search for jobs.

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