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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