The Business of Monies
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Economics/Finance is a program designed for the student interested in a variety of financial careers including: analyst, economist, consultant, sales manager, market researcher, and more.
Students in Olivet’s Economics and Finance program will study supply and demand, apply mathematical techniques to research, explain economic relationships, and develop forecasts about business cycles, effects of inflations rates, and future trends.
Students Focus in one or more of these areas:
Corporate Finance (Chartered Financial Analyst, C.F.A.); Personal Finance (Certified Financial Planner, C.F.P., Life Insurance Exam, Health Insurance Exam); Applied Economics
Certified Financial Planning is a concentration of the Economics/Finance degree. A CFP® certification helps to set apart those serious about a career in financial planning.
A financial planner takes a “big picture” view of a client’s financial situation and provides recommendations based on the client’s needs in areas such as budgeting and saving, taxes, investments, insurance and retirement planning.