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Bachelor of Science in Finance / Investments
Develop skills relevant to portfolio management and investment analysis.* You will learn how to assess decision making approaches and techniques and apply them to financial situations. You will also study various investment alternatives, such as derivatives and mutual funds, and risk management techniques necessary to optimize an investment portfolio.
*Certain investment positions may require securities licensing and successful completion of a securities exam. Check with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) for more information.
May be required to complete an informational interview. To apply you must meet one of the following standards: Are a high school graduate; Possess a General Education Development certificate or state-specific equivalency diploma; Possess a Home Study certificate or transcript from a Home Study program that is equivalent to high school level and recognized by your home state, and be beyond the age of compulsory attendance in that state; Are a high school senior eligible to apply and submit proof of high school graduation. May be required to take an entrance examination.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Not authorized for residents in: Arkansas, California, Delaware, District of Columbia, Kansas, Kentucky, New Mexico, California, Massachusetts and Tennessee.
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