Business Administration Financial Services

Utilize your math skills for a career you’ll love.

The skills you learn in the Business Administration programs are versatile and sought after by organizations in many industries. At EBI, we offer three concentrations to help you prepare for professional life in a specific area.

We designed our Financial Services Degree program to help you develop the technical skills and background to succeed in banking, investment management, financial planning, and insurance. Upon graduation, you can be prepared for an entry-level position with opportunities for professional growth and development.

Business Administration Financial Services Degree

Financial services courses

The basic courses will help you develop a strong understanding of business law, business ethics, and economic theory. You’ll take courses specific to the financial services industry, including Insurance Licensing, Principles of Banking, Financial Securities, Fundamentals of Selling, and Investments. You’ll also participate in an externship that provides you with an opportunity to work in your chosen field under the supervision and evaluation of a cooperating business.

What you’ll do
Financial services is a broad industry and offers a lot of opportunity for a qualified professional with the right skill sets. The ability to analyze data and communicate complicated financial information to people who are unlikely to share your expertise is essential. Because the skills you develop are transferable, you will have the knowledge and skills necessary to switch industries, should you choose to do so.

Develop the skills you’ll need to work in a business environment
The Financial Services program helps you develop technical skills, you’ll also sharpen attention to detail, organizational and decision-making skills, as well as written and oral communication skills. The program is designed to help you prepare for the Series 6 and 63 licensing exams as well as the New York State licensing exam in life, accident, and health insurance.

Career outlook for financial services
The education you’ll receive at EBI can prepare you for positions in banking, investment management, financial planning, and insurance. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for bank loan officers is expected to grow 8% by 2024, while demand for financial planners is expected to grow by 30% over the same period.

Earn your associates degree in as little as 16 months
The Financial Services program provides a strong foundation for employment in the world of business. Upon successful completion of this program, you’ll receive a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in financial services.

Learn more about EBI’s Financial Services program.
To request additional information about EBI’s programs, courses, and more, call Elmira: 607-733-7177 Vestal: 607-729-8915. Or to get started today, simply apply online.

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