BBA in Finance
Interested in entering the fields of corporate finance, investment banking, financial planning, real estate or asset management?
Texas Woman’s Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance program will prepare you for a variety of positions in all areas of finance, including:
- Acquisition and allocation of financial resources
- Business finance
- Cash management
- Investment analysis
- Portfolio management
Our experienced and talented professors aim to pass onto you the problem-solving and critical thinking needed in these fields.
Classes are located on our Denton campus in face-to-face, online and hybrid formats.
Why Finance at TWU?
TWU’s College of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a leading association for business education that is uniquely focused on teaching excellence and student outcomes.
Texas Woman’s also ranks 5th (tied) among U.S. universities for diversity, according to U.S. News & World Report.
Part of the Texas Woman’s experience is keeping costs low and education quality high:
- Undergraduate costs at TWU are 23 percent lower than the national average
- No. 2 in the state for adding value to student’s earning potential, according to The Economist Magazine
- 9th among all Texas public universities at keeping college costs down, according to College for All Texans
For a breakdown of cost of attendance, check out our Tuition and Fees Estimator.
Only 5.4 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs are women, and only 25 percent of senior managers and executives within those companies are women. TWU is working to help change that.
More than 70 percent of our faculty and staff across the university are women. While COB faculty prepare you to tackle the male-dominated world of business, our outreach staff work closely with employers to bring networking and employment opportunities to campus.
For our budding entrepreneurs, TWU’s Center for Women in Business is the state’s only university center dedicated to women’s entrepreneurship and business ownership. The Center provides tools for you to succeed including access to training/coaching, funding, mentoring and networking opportunities.
The Career Connections Center on each campus provides advising services and tailored career planning for our students and alumni, from career advising and networking to negotiating a salary after graduation. The Career Center has also implemented Handshake, a unique resume reviewing and job opening database that works to fast-track your job search.
The COB takes it one step further with a team of Outreach and External Relations staff that work with the Career Connections Center to keep our business students in-the-know on employment opportunities and networking events.
Careers & Salaries*
With this degree, you have multiple career opportunities including:
- Financial Manager within corporations, small businesses, non-profits and government: $121,750 per year
- Personal Financial Advisor: $90,530 per year
- Financial Analyst: $81,760 per year
- Securities, Commodities and Financial Services Sales Agent (May require appropriate licenses): $67,310 per year
- Loan Officer: $63,650 per year
*Median salaries, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
In this program, you will complete 120 semester credit hours, 66 of which are required for the major. Up to 42 hours transfer credits from previous programs or community colleges may apply, if you are a transfer student.
A full list of courses and requirements are available in the course catalog.
See the Admissions Office for TWU admission requirements and application information.
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