What is finance?

Finance is the analysis and valuation of assets. These assets could be capital equipment and real estate holdings of a major manufacturer, stocks for an investment portfolio, or mortgage loans. Students take courses covering corporate finance, risk management, international finance, equity and investments, and other topics to learn the fundamentals of managing money, stocks, bonds, and markets for individuals, institutions, organizations, or other entities.

*Data obtained from ONet Online as of 2021

How do you earn a degree in finance?

To earn an Indiana University Bachelor of Science in Business with an finance concentration, you will complete 120 credit hours of coursework. Most courses are 3 credit hours each but some vary. Of the total credit hours for the finance concentration, 36 come from general education courses, 39 from core business courses, 27 are elective credit hours, and 18 are from upper level finance courses.

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