Bachelor of Business Administration

Finance Concentration

The Finance concentration for the Bachelor of Business Administration program is designed to include coursework and experience in intermediate and advanced topics in applied finance. The coursework addresses financial tools and techniques and quantitative reasoning that are highly regarded in many careers in business and government, including, but not limited to banking, financial markets, insurance, and not-for-profit organizations. 

Please view the Finance concentration course list for details on the curriculum.

Program Concentration Objectives

The Finance BBA concentration at Robert Morris University will:

  • Develop student's ability to analyze the financial health of individuals, business and governments with a professional perspective.

Students will demonstrate competencies in using financial tools, techniques, and financial modeling for quantitative reasoning to develop and evaluate business strategies in a domestic and global set up. In addition, students will be able to identify and quantify the costs and benefits (cost-benefit analysis) for a business in dealing with complex financial products to achieve the primary goal of stockholders' wealth maximization.

*** Students may only pursue the Finance concentration as a second concentration. 


Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.