As a Finance major at Taylor, you will build a firm foundation in the financial decision-making principles that impact every organization, whether through managing budgets, funding projects, or management analysis.
Our finance courses emphasize the importance of stewardship practices and can lead to many rewarding experiences in a diverse range of career options. Most importantly, you'll be prepared to strive for Kingdom impact in the business marketplace.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, graduates with a bachelor's degree in Finance enjoy the #1 spot for in-demand careers, and the job growth outlook is strong. Business Finance graduates should expect high, growing demand in their careers.
Your practical experiences start right here. Last year, Taylor's student-managed investment fund grew to 5.6 million dollars. Our new Finance Lab includes a suite of Bloomberg Terminals and other financial planning software that will give you a strong start to your financial career.
Finance majors have the option of choosing a concentration in one of the following areas:
Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog here.
The Foundational Core is the key to Taylor’s total education. These classes will give you a big-picture view of how your calling connects with God's purpose for your life, engaging with ideas that will demonstrate how God has given you certain talents and skills to bring healing to the world. Each student who completes the Foundational Core emerges as a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God's creation.
In addition to offering students professional designation curriculum, Taylor Finance seeks to not only make our students employable, but able to get to work right out of the gate. Many roles in the financial services industry require certain licenses in order to be able to do their job. Taylor Finance has embedded curriculum that satisfies many of these license requirements within existing courses. Students can complete and sit for the following professional licenses: