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B.B.A. in Finance

Overview

This degree provide a well-structured and timely curriculum that will prepare students to be effective financial managers in all areas of business and finance, including both domestic and global areas. Our graduates are well-equipped to enter into a variety of areas associated with the insurance and real estate industries, as well as governmental and other not-for-profit areas where financial professionals are in demand. Our department strives to provide the necessary skill set for students who wish to further their education in Graduate School or Law School. 

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Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities

Entry-level corporate finance positions include:

  • Financial Analyst
  • Cash Management Advisor
  • Credit Analyst
  • Capital Budgeting Management

Positions in the financial service and investments areas include:

  •  Bank Manager
  •  Loan/Trust Officer
  •  Financial Planner
  •  Stock Analyst and Trader
Real Experience

Real Experience

Our program offers a variety of hands-on experience through study abroad and student organizations, such as:

  • Delta Mu Delta
  • The Financial Management Association (FMA)
  • The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
  • The Tarleton Economics Society
Professional Development Opportunities

Career Service

Career Service offers students a wide variety of professional development opportunities that can translate into careers. A few of these programs include:

  • Hire A Texan - Online Job Board
  • Job fairs 
  • Mock interviews 
  • Resume clinic
  • Texan Shadow

And much more!

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Coursework Highlights

Class Number Class Name
FINC 3302 Financial Intermediaries
FINC 4300 Advanced Financial Management
FINC 4302 Real Estate Finance
ACCT 3302 Cost Accounting
ACCT 4301 Financial Accounting
ACCT 4305 Federal Tax Accounting
ECON 3305 Economics of Financial Markets
BUSI 1307 Personal Finance

For more information on courses, please refer to the university catalog.

Facilities and Features

Accounting, Finance & Economic Lab Information

Accounting, Finance, & Economics Lab

This lab is located in the Business Building, and is an excellent resource that provide tutoring for all Accounting, Economics, and Finance courses. Drop in or make an appointment to get assistance or have our graduate assistants work with your study group.

FMA Organization

Financial Management Association

This organization is designed for Finance and Economics students, and strives to encourage them to recognize both academic and professional excellence in all finance related fields.

Study Abroad Trips

Study Abroad Trips

Studying abroad is a great opportunity for students to expand their knowle.g. both culturally and intellectually. Students who decide to participate in any study abroad program not only will gain course credit, they will gain a rewarding and culturally enriching learning experience.