You will build a strong foundation in financial management, investments and financial institutions. This knowledge base is supplemented by studies in corporate finance and derivative assets that provide applications to real-world cases. You will also gain analytical and quantitative skills as well as practical experience using computer software applications.


The finance concentration is fulfilled by one required courses and three elective finance classes. The current schedule for these courses is available in the Schedule of Classes on the BU Brain. Descriptions of courses are listed in the Binghamton University Bulletin and course descriptions for the upcoming semester are available on the BU Brain.

Contact Academic Advising for the most updated list of core courses and electives.

Required coursework

Students are required to take FIN 322 (Investments)

3 Electives required

Select three of the following (Students also have the option to take FIN 480: Special Topics in Finance if 4 credits)