The Bachelor of Business Administration in finance at the Brennan School of Business equips students with skills in risk management and strategic decision-making to prepare them for careers in financial management, banking, stock brokerage and more.

An Evening Degree for Ambitious Students

Finance is one of the market-ready majors Brennan is offering in its Evening BBA program. The format is designed for highly motivated students who have earned an associate’s degree and are looking for a bachelor’s program that offers outstanding quality but also fits a busy schedule. Our program allows you to work full-time and study full-time without sacrificing Brennan’s signature relationship-centered and experiential learning models. Classes are online, blended and on-campus, and students remain part of a dynamic cohort.

Supplying the Business World with Insight

The field of finance supplies the business world with data and analysis needed to make key decisions. No enterprise could survive without it. Our program is built around Brennan’s Bachelor of Business Administration Core, which provides a robust foundation. Beyond the fundamentals, it includes courses in business ethics and law. Students get a taste of the real world in yearly practicums that include a required internship and a capstone experience.

Evening BBA Snapshot
  • Complete your bachelor’s within 24 months; cohorts begin each fall
  • Courses taught in evenings, fully online and in hybrid formats
  • Courses include Corporate Finance, Advanced Corporate Finance, International Finance, Investments and Portfolio Management, Financial Markets and Institutions, Financial Statement Analysis and Investment Analysis
  • Same curriculum as top-ranked AACSB-accredited traditional day program
  • Scholarships and other financial aid available
  • Must have completed an Associate’s degree and the Illinois Articulation Initiative General Education Course Curriculum (IAI GECC)
Yaritza Medina ’19

Finance Graduate

“At Brennan, there’s a real focus on career development. The Executives-in-Residence program gave me the chance to meet with a business leader for career advice and help finding my banking internship. I wouldn’t have been prepared without it.”

Brennan School of Business

Since its founding in 1977, the Brennan School of Business has launched the careers of generations of innovators and leaders in enterprises ranging from neighborhood nonprofits to multinational corporations. Today, Brennan is a leader in experiential business education, offering a challenging, values-based curriculum in which students engage with faculty to solve real-world business problems. Brennan prepares students to thrive in fulfilling careers while doing their part to make the world a better place. A Brennan education puts our alums on the path to success. In fact, Brennan has produced more than 65 CEOs across a wide spectrum of industries and nonprofits.