Adept at managing resources and financial problems? Get your bachelor's degree in Finance.
Median annual wage for Personal Financial Advisors in 2021.
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Financial Manager ranking in list of U.S. News' Best Business Jobs of 2022, with significant opportunities for advancement and salary increase.
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80k job listings in banking available on Indeed.com as of May 2022.
Projected growth rate for Financial Managers through 2030.
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Key Skills for Success:
- Analytical and worth assessment
- Math and computation
- economy and business trend knowledge
- Strategic planning and research
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Average job openings for Financial Analysts projected each year through 2030.
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- Financial Planner
- Financial Analyst
- Investor Relations Associate
- Budget Analyst
- Financial Manager
- Credit Analyst
- Commercial Real Estate Agent
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DON'T FORGET TO PLAN YOUR COURSES
Have you laid out your course sequencing yet? It’s essential that you meet with your success advisor first thing to ensure that you stay on track. Accumulating too many credits will not only affect your eligibility for financial aid, but also your ability to transfer to another school. So don’t wait. Set yourself up for success by mapping out your required courses from the beginning.
You can reach your success advisor through the Student Success Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or 801-524-8151.
Program Chair - Accounting
M.A.c.c., Accounting, BYU, 1990
Doug started at Ensign College in 2013 after working as a Controller, CFO, and Attorney in industry for over 20 years. He now serves as the Accounting Program Chair after having served on the finance committee and as the Entrepreneurship Program Chair from 2013 to 2017.