Investing in your future

The numbers all add up to a finance degree.

How a company manages their finances can be the difference between success and failure. You enjoy working with numbers and the challenges that come with planning, budgeting and investing, so why not utilize those skills to earn a finance degree from our accredited university?

Our business finance degree curriculum can help you cultivate the expertise you’ll need to work in financial careers ranging from management and analysis, to audit and compliance, to investment analysis and retirement or insurance planning. You’ll take just one 5- or 6-week course at a time and have the opportunity to customize your degree with elective offerings that suit your needs. Our School of Business aligns its coursework with industry standards, preparing students to sit for certifications offered through AHLEI, AICPA, NRF, PMI and SHRM. And with a faculty of over 1,800 executives, each averaging nearly 24 years of experience, you’ll learn from the professionals.

Are you planning on balancing work while going to school? Earn your finance degree online on your schedule. Courses are structured to allow learning anywhere with an internet connection, so you can squeeze lessons into your busy life.

 


 

Earn your finance degree online in one of our programs:

 

BACHELOR'S DEGREES


 

Bachelor of Science in Business with Financial Planning Certificate:

This online finance degree program provides a deeper understanding of topics like investment analysis, retirement and insurance planning. You’ll learn the fundamentals in planning, managing and analyzing the financial and monetary aspects and performance of business enterprises, banking institutions and other organizations. Graduates often pursue careers as budget analysts, financial advisors and insurance underwriters. In addition to core business classes, you’ll study:

  • Principles of accounting
  • Financial instruments
  • Capital planning
  • Funds acquisition
  • Asset and debt management
  • Budgeting
  • Financial analysis
  • Investments
  • Portfolio management

 

 


 

Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance:

This online finance degree can help you further develop the skills you'll need to work in financial management, advisement and analysis careers. The curricula is aligned with the body of knowledge essential to the Certified Financial Analyst profession. Many graduates pursue careers as chief financial officers and certified financial planners. You’ll study:

  • Long-term financial planning
  • Capital markets
  • Financial control
  • Audit
  • Compliance

 

 

Why Phoenix?

The School of Business is an essential driver behind our finance degree offerings. More than 60 percent of instructors in the School of Business have worked for or are currently working for a Fortune 1000 company or a subsidiary — and incorporate their on-the-job experiences into lessons. You’ll experience small class sizes which average fewer than 15 people each meaning you get access resources and help from instructors when you need it. Whether your objective is to be a financial planner building your own firm or the chief financial officer of a multi-national corporation, an education from University of Phoenix could help you achieve those goals.

One Course at a Time
You’ll get to take just one 5- or 6-week course at a time when earning your business finance degree.
Transfer Credits
Save time and money by transferring eligible credits and have relevant work experience evaluated for potential credit. Earn your finance degree online.
Accreditation
University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlccommission.org). What’s more, the Bachelor of Science in Business and the Master of Science in Business Administration are accredited by The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

Questions about enrollment and or other programs? Fill out the form and we’ll put you in contact with an enrollment representative.

Your penchant for numbers, planning, budgeting and investments add up — it’s time to earn your finance degree.

For important information about the educational debt, earnings and completion rates of students who attended this program, visit www.phoenix.edu/programs/gainful-employment.html.

While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.