Bachelor of Science in Finance

The finance major at Fairleigh Dickinson provide you with an understanding of financial analysis, financial management, and financial systems. This program is offered through Fairleigh Dickinson’s Silberman College of Business at both the Florham Campus and Metropolitan Campus locations. The College holds prestigious accreditation by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – which recognizes the quality of its faculty, academic programs and resources. Less than a third of all U.S. business schools hold AACSB recognition, adding value to your undergraduate business degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University.

Requirements for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance

All students enrolled in the Bachelor of Science Degree program in Finance must complete the University and Business Core Curriculum.  The two finance courses in the core are:

Additional major requirements are listed below.

Finance Major Requirements

Required Courses (12 credits)

Electives (Select Three)

NOTE: Students with specific questions about the major requirements should contact the advisor on their home campus.

Finance Major with Concentration in Financial Planning and Wealth Management

Required Courses (16 credits)

Major Electives (required)


WMA3335 must be taken before WMA4498; WMA4498 cannot be substituted for another WMA course without the permission of the Chairperson.

For More Information

If you are a prospective student and would like information about applying to Fairleigh Dickinson University, please contact the Office of Admissions at 973-443-8900 or 201-692-7308 or via email

If you would like information regarding the majors, courses or careers paths, please contact the Department Chair Karen Denning at 201-692-7221 or via email.