Bachelor of Business Administration

Availability: On-Campus, Online | Program Length: 120 Hours

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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Finance at Texas A&M University-Central Texas provides students with a program of study focused on financial management and financial planning. The program prepares students for exciting entry-level careers in business, banking, or wealth management.

Talk with an advisor to find out how you can pursue a micro-credential (9 credit hours) while pursuing this degree. Micro-credential options: Business Analytics & Intelligence, Cybersecurity, Financial Management & Analysis, Project Management, and Supply Chain Management.

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Career Opportunities

  • Commercial banking
  • Investment banking
  • Corporate finance
  • Financial planning
  • Investment management

Gain Marketable Skills

  • Business Administration: The ability to apply managerial and leadership skills while operating a business
  • Communication Skills: The ability to convey oral or written information to individuals or groups
  • Computer Literacy: The ability to efficiently complete tasks by using common computer software and by learning additional software as needed
  • Microsoft Office: The ability to use the Microsoft Office suite of applications (including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) to develop written communications, presentations, and spreadsheets
  • Financial Statement Analysis: The ability to analyze and interpret financial statements for decision-making
  • Quantitative Analysis: The ability to analyze and model financial data to create useful information, suggest conclusions, and support decision-making
  • Spreadsheets: The ability model financial information using spreadsheets, analyze the results and provide recommendations based upon the results
  • Strategic Thinking: The ability to form goals and implementing strategic plans based on an assessment of the internal and external environments in which the organization compete

"I started as a business management student, and then I met Professor Hanby. His love of finance and teaching students motivated me to add a second degree. I now have an unlimited future value with two bachelor's degrees and a new passion for finance. Numbers drive the world. Thank you Professor Hanby."
Reuben Noland,
BBA Management and BBA Finance graduate

Prepared for an in-demand career

Average first-year earnings for Texas bachelor's graduates in finance was $49,927 (Texas CREWS workforce data). Texas Career Check estimates the employment rate for finance managers, financial analysts and financial specialist professions to grow from 17% to 29.4%.

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Business micro-credentials

Learn About Micro-Credentials

A micro-credential issued by the A&M-Central Texas College of Business Administration gives you a chance to highlight your marketable skills and academic accomplishments. Even if you are not a student in the College of Business Administration, micro-credentials allow you to show future employers that you added valuable business skills and knowledge to your degree. Learn more.

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Transfer Pathways:

The direct & affordable path from your community college to a Finance Bachelor's degree!

A&M-Central Texas offers customized transfer pathways leading to the Finance BBA degree for students at these colleges. Don't see your college or degree program? Contact us, and we'll create one for you specifically!

See all pathways from all partner colleges.

  • If you are planning to start your study at an A&M-Central Texas partner college, our Transfer Pathways help you identify the specific courses you will need in each semester, from freshman through graduation!
  • If you are already attending an A&M-Central Texas partner college, Transfer Pathways show you the quickest path to a bachelor's degree, with no extra classroom time and no wasted credit hours.
  • If you attend or plan to attend another college, A&M-Central Texas will create a customized pathway just for you, and update it with you each semester as you move toward your degree!
  • Or use one of our transfer guides, which lead you to a degree by showing typical freshman and sophmore classes:
  • Contact us: We're here to help you graduate on time and with less student debt.

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