Acquire the knowledge and methods of finance to achieve success in a competitive field.

What is a degree in finance?

At Park University, our finance degree programs can provide you with the full scope of specialized knowledge, principles and analytical methods needed to prepare for a future in finance. Whether you are looking to expand your academic horizons or launch your career path in the financial field, your first step to a successful future begins with us.

Locations & Learning Options

As a student in our online finance degree programs, you’ll be required to take face-to-face classes at our Parkville, Missouri campus, at one of our Kansas City area campus centers (including Independence, Downtown and Parkville), Gilbert or online. This financial degree requires a minimum of 120 completed credit hours, including 60 hours of degree-specific core curriculum courses. Refer to your catalog for a complete listing of coursework for this online finance degree.


  • Online
  • Parkville
  • Gilbert
  • Campus Centers







Adrian James

Dr. Adrian James

Associate Dean School of Business
Associate Professor of Management


Robert Kao

Dr. Robert Kao

Associate Professor of Finance

AJ Lutz

A.J. Lutz, III

Program Coordinator, Finance
Assistant Teaching Professor

Gain specialized knowledge to pursue a career in finance.

Our Bachelor of Science in Management/Finance degree program will prepare you in various areas and principles of finance and provide you with a body of specialized knowledge and analytical methods. From budget analysis to risk management and financial reporting to personal finance and more, you’ll gain a mastery of the finance essentials to amplify financial performance and outlook for your organization.

If you are wishing to enhance your academic background, pursue graduate studies in finance or business administration, or pursue a career in private or public organizations, this finance degree program is for you. Graduates have an opportunity to serve as financial advisors, CPAs, budget analysts and a number of other roles within the finance sector and beyond.

Careers in finance

  • Financial Planner
  • Investor Relations Associate
  • Budget Analyst
  • Financial Counseling
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finance Program Highlights

When you join us in the Bachelor of Science in Management/Finance degree program, you will have a choice to follow one of two distinct tracks: financial planning or financial management. The financial degree planning track provides students with the necessary education to sit for the Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) certification exam. The financial management track prepares students for careers in banking, insurance and corporate financial management.

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Park University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Park University is a private, non-profit, institution of higher learning since 1875.