Bachelors of Business Administration in Finance
The discipline of finance draws upon concepts from economics, statistics, and mathematics in order to help managers make sound financial decisions. In the area of corporate finance, decisions involve the capital investment and financing activities of business. In the area of investments, decisions involve portfolio investment activities of individuals and institutions like mutual funds, investment banking firms, and pension funds. In the area of financial institutions, decisions involve the management and operation of financial institutions like commercial banks, finance companies, and insurance companies.
The study of finance opens the door to several exciting career paths. In addition to rewarding careers in financial management, the study of finance is excellent preparation for a career in law. The Department of Finance and Real Estate at UT Arlington offers a full complement of classes in corporate finance, investments, financial institutions and capital markets, and international finance.