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Finance Specialization

  


Finance Degree Specialization

Finance Degree Specialization

Finance is one of the most dynamic and expansive areas of the business world. Earn your business finance degree specialization from DeVry University. Through experiential learning methods, you'll prepare to work with the new and diverse financial products and services of a global economy. Upon graduation, look to pursue career fields in areas such as bank management, credit management, insurance analysis, and financial planning.

Learn more about DeVry's Finance degree specialization online.

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All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.

Program Coursework

When you specialize your business degree in Finance, your coursework may include these courses:

Money and Banking

Financial Statement Analysis

Fixed Income Securities and Analysis

Money and Banking

In this course, students delve into the global financial system, exploring the role of financial services companies in money and capital markets. Topics include the nature of money and credit, U.S. banking systems, central bank policies and controls, funds acquisitions, investments, and credit extension.

Financial Statement Analysis

This finance degree course focuses on techniques used to analyze and interpret financial statements, and how to use the statement to understand and evaluate a firm's financial strength, income potential, working capital requirements, and debt-paying ability.

Fixed Income Securities and Analysis

This course introduces the role of fixed-income securities in corporate finance with a focus on the characteristics of fixed-income securities and how they are traded along with how bond prices and yields are determined. Topics include sinking funds; bond redemption; debt market structure; bond investment risk; global bond sectors and instruments; yield spreads and measures; bond valuation; interest rate term structure and volatility. In addition, students explore mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities, trading strategies, and the investment process.

To learn more about the on campus and online Finance courses for the Finance degree specialization, request information or see the undergraduate academic catalog.