ACBSP Accredited LogoBe the decision maker at the heart of business with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Finance from Trine University.

The Experience

Our accredited program focuses on real-world learning, an internship in the industry and teaching by experts in finance. Courses will enable you to understand the financial processes that drive a business' ability to grow and expand.

The Results

Our graduates work in large and small banks and financial institutions across the nation, as well as the nation's leading businesses. Other potential career options are in real estate, insurance and money management.

Finance alumni work at companies including:

  • Ambassador Enterprises
  • Ash Brokerage
  • Edward Jones
  • Farm Bureau Insurance
  • Fiat/Chrysler
  • Marathon Petroleum
  • MedPro Group
  • New York Life
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Owens Corning
  • Raymond James Financial Services
  • Wells Fargo
  • Zimmer Biomet

Additional Information


A Bachelor in Finance requires 120 credit hours.

General Education - 39 credit hours

ENG 143 or ENG 133 College Composition or Tech. Communication
HUM 203 Humanities Seminar
SP 203 Effective Speaking
COM 213 Business Communications
ECO 213 or ECO 203 Principles of Microeconomics or Survey of Economics
ECO 223 or Social Science Principles of Macroeconomics or Social Science Elective
Humanities Elective
MA 113 College Algebra
MA 173 or MA 163 Essential Calculus or Applied Math with Business Concepts
MA 253 Statistics
Science Elective
BA 213 Advanced Spreadsheets for Business
PSY 113 Principles of Psychology

Business Core - 38 credit hours

AC 203 Accounting I
AC 213 Accounting II
BA 123 Business Concepts
BA 201 Professional Development & Strategies
BA 453 Global Strategic Management
FIN 303 Managerial Finance
FIN 353 Personal Finance
LAW 203 Business Law and Ethics
MGT 353 Designing Operations
MGT 363 Organization Behavior
MGT 473 or BA 3113 Capsim Business Simulation or Business Internship
MGT 483 Capstone
MK 203 Marketing
UE 111 Online Learning Orientation

Major in Finance - 30 credit hours

AC 423 Personal Income Tax
FIN 323 Money & Banking
FIN 403 Investments
FIN 413 Advanced Managerial Finance
FIN 473 Finance Modeling
AC or FIN Elective (300 or 400 level) - 15 credits

Additional Program Requirements - 13 credit hours

BA 113 Business Computer Applications
Electives - 10 credit hours

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.

TrineOnline delivers the convenience and accessibility of an online degree program with classes starting every eight weeks. Our asynchronous classes mean there are no set class times, so you can login whenever is best for you. Learn more about the benefits of Trine’s online degree programs.
We offer an affordable education for active duty military students working on their undergraduate degree. Please see our Cost and Investment page for more information.
Information about tuition can be found at Cost and Investment.

Program Information


Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Finance


120 hours



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