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Finance Minor


About the Program
  Credit Transfer

Access:  Open to eligible in-state, many out-of-state, and international applicants

Delivery:  Internet

Campus requirements:  None


A minor in finance is an excellent way to increase employability and supplement skills and abilities. The understanding and management of the financial interests of businesses, non-profit organizations, and individual investments is fundamental to the growth and success of the world's economy.

The finance minor includes 15 credit hours of coursework in areas such as financial principles, investments, theories and practices of corporations, financial institutions, and international business. This blend of coursework, combined with a Scott College of Business major, provides a sound foundation for professional positions in financial services.

Courses in this minor are taught by full-time faculty in the Scott College of Business. All courses are delivered via the Internet. On-campus visits are not required.

The finance minor is only open to Scott College of Business majors. Courses in the finance minor may satisfy requirements in the business administration major.


Indiana State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. In addition, the Scott College of Business is accredited by the AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Distance Education Students Residing Outside of Indiana:  Each of the states has its own approval processes for out-of-state institutions offering distance education. While Indiana State University endeavors to offer all of its programs to as wide an audience as possible, all ISU distance education programs may not be available in all states. Currently, distance programs are not offered in the states of Arkansas and Massachusetts. To check the status of programs available in a particular state, visit program availability.

Last updated 26 March 2013