Finance students working in Barker Trading room

Finance, B.S.

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Moscow

College of Business and Economics
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS3161
Moscow, Idaho 83844-3161
Phone: (208) 885-6478
Toll free: (800) 960-3033
Email: cbe@uidaho.edu

Manage and Invest Success

In the Finance program, gain experience through hands-on programs that simulate real business situations. Programs include the on-campus student trading room, where students invest real money, manage funded portfolios and practice using the latest trade technologies. Develop business and personal financial strategies that are ethical and effective. Gain practical knowledge and experience in finance as well as management, marketing, operations and other business functions. 

Fast Facts

  • College of Business and Economics is AACSB Accredited.
  • Hands-on learning programs give you a chance to practice classroom concepts in realistic business settings.
  • Faculty are nationally and internationally recognized.
Careers
Career
Careers
  • Bank manager
  • Chief financial officer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Credit analyst
  • Investment banker
  • Stockbroker
  • Financial analyst
  • Commercial loan officer
  • Portfolio manager
  • Sector research analyst
Salary

$88,492
to
$122,953

Potential salaries are based
upon national averages.
Degrees
Degree
Degree Roadmap Students who graduate with a degree in B.S. Business in Finance will complete 120 required credits toward the degree in addition to U-Idaho core requirements. Download the Finance sample major sequence for the requirements for this degree.
Degree Prep A successful career in finance requires a talent with numbers, as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You must be a good problem solver, inquisitive by nature, and able to research and analyze complex information to develop practical financial strategies. If you are interested in becoming a finance major, prepare with high school courses in math, accounting and any course that improves your interpersonal communication skills
Financial
Financial
Scholarships The College of Business and Economics has many scholarship opportunities for their students.  Learn more about the scholarship opportunities.  
Get Involved
Get Involved
Hands-On Learning Students will have hands-on experiential learning opportunities to ensure your readiness for the real business world. These interactive programs give you practical experience and business know-how that will set you apart. Our signature programs include:
Internships Nearly half of CBE students gain relevant experience by completing an internship.  Find out more about CBE internship opportunities.