Program Overview

Immaculata's Bachelor of Science in Finance will help you develop broad skills in financial analysis, strategic planning, and money and capital management. With a strong foundation in the liberal arts, our graduates are prepared to take analyst and financial management roles in a variety of business endeavors and are prepared to pursue advanced study in graduate programs.  

Immaculata University’s Business and Accounting Department develops ethical, service-oriented business leaders for the global community.

The program is designed to produce graduates who are proficient in:

  • Techniques for long-range strategic planning
  • Analyzing business financials, investments and financial markets
  • Global financial trends
  • Effective use of business information
  • Investment decision making and diversification
  • Financing a business
  • Group dynamics and teamwork


The Bachelor of Science in Finance offered by Immaculata University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).  The ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the business programs meet the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP.  Immaculata University is committed to providing the highest quality business education for our students, as evidenced by this accreditation.

Program Highlights

  • Dynamic learning experiences that develop responsibility, respect, timeliness, trust, and initiative
  • Faculty with extensive business experience, including serving as corporate CFOs, financial planners, economists, business owners, sales professionals, federal regulators, and consultants
  • Technology integrated into the curriculum
  • Entrepreneurial and networking opportunities through Enactus
  • Opportunity to participate in the Business Club, which publishes a semi-annual newsletter and tours companies to learn about business operations
  • Guest presentations from successful business professionals

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of your degree program, you will be able to:

  • Understand the balance of theory and practice as it applies to the various sectors of the world of business, accounting, finance, marketing and economics
  • Exercise effective interpersonal, communication, and analytical skills
  • Use technology effectively to enhance productivity and efficiency on both individual and organizational levels
  • Use your business skills to make a difference in the world with the highest level of integrity and ethics

Career Potential

Immaculata's Bachelor of Science in Finance will give you a solid understanding of business practices and the skills for effective analysis, communication, strategizing, decision-making, and teamwork. You will have a working knowledge of global markets, foreign cultures, and business organizations, and the analytical skills to make economic and operating decisions.  

With your degree in finance, you may choose to pursue the following careers:

  • Financial analyst
  • Financial manager
  • Budget officer
  • Lending officer
  • Risk manager
  • Financial planner/personal financial advisor
  • Investment banker
  • Bond trader
  • Stockbroker
  • Portfolio manager
  • Financial specialist

In addition, a finance degree prepares you for graduate work in a number of fields or for further training as a certified financial planner (CFP), a chartered financial consultant (ChFC), or a chartered financial analyst (CFA).  Many of our students pursue dual majors or minors in business administration, accounting, or economics to add depth to their career opportunities. 


For the traditional day program, all courses for the degree, including both major requirements and the academic core, can be completed in four years by following a course plan for the program.

For the evening accelerated program, courses required for the major may be completed in two years by taking nine credits per semester in the fall, spring and summer.

View a list of courses required to complete the B.S. in Finance.


You must complete a business internship and associated practicum course that provides practical experience and connects course material with the business world. Working adults typically use their work experience in place of the internship.

Our students have recently completed internships at:

  • ING Financial
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Palmer International
  • Citizen’s Bank
  • Lincoln Financial
  • Northwest Mutual 
  • Fastenal Company

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Immaculata University | Copyright © All Rights Reserved