Skip to main Content

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Corporate Finance, Credits: 15
  • Financial Planning & Investments, Credits: 15

About this Program

Finance, General. A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, manage, and analyze the financial and monetary aspects and performance of business enterprises, banking institutions, or other organizations. Includes instruction in principles of accounting; financial instruments; capital planning; funds acquisition; asset and debt management; budgeting; financial analysis; and investments and portfolio management.

Program Locations

  • Southwest Minnesota State University 56258

Labor Market Information

  • Credit Analysts

  • Median wage: $32.01/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • College Business Teachers

  • Median wage: $70,897/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Financial Examiners

  • Median wage: $38.40/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Financial Managers

  • Median wage: $55.38/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Insurance Underwriters

  • Median wage: $29.45/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Loan Officers

  • Median wage: $32.96/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Personal Financial Advisors

  • Median wage: $36.13/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Credit Counselors

  • Median wage: $19.94/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
  • Budget Analysts

  • Median wage: $29.41/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Financial Analysts

  • Median wage: $37.20/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
Powered by iSeek
Southwest Minnesota State University
Southwest Minnesota State University
1501 State St. Marshall, MN 56258 Toll-Free: (800) 642-0684 Local: (507) 537-6286 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: Matthew.Suby@smsu.edu