Business Studies – Banking Online Undergraduate Program

Lending, interest and debt drive the wheels of the modern economy. If you’re interested in getting started in this industry, the Online Business Studies – Banking online program at the University of Jamestown can equip you with the foundational knowledge you need to work in this essential field – while working around your schedule.

Next Start: Classes Starting Soon
Group Work: Asynchronous cohort work. Optional live check-ins.
Qualifications: Undergraduate degree

Who It’s For:

This program is designed for busy people, giving you the flexibility to earn your degree on your time. 100% online, it will provide you with the foundation from which to launch a career in fields like banking, broking, consulting, funds management or insurance.

Program Features

  • Knowledge of the core areas of the banking industry and the related ethical responsibilities
  • Effective communication skills, acquired from our liberal arts approach to business education
  • The ability to think critically by integrating the areas of wealth management into the development of a comprehensive financial plan
  • Knowledge of the regulatory environment in which banks operate, with the ability to prepare for audits and regulatory exams
  • Worksite learning experiences and business relationships relevant to your career objectives, acquired through our integrated internship program

Employment Options

  • Investment Associate
  • Loan Officer
  • Underwriter
  • Branch Manager
  • Credit Analyst
  • Internal Auditor

Why Business Studies with a Banking Focus?

From a multinational corporation acquiring a rival to a newly married couple buying their first home, every major project has one important need – funding. The Business Studies – Banking program at the University of Jamestown is a 100% online way to learn the skills you need to get started in this important field. From evaluating opportunities in agriculture and business, underwriting, and asset and liability management, upon graduation you’ll be ready for a banking career.

What You’ll Learn

In addition to general education requirements, you’ll complete the following coursework:

Course Title Credits
ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACCT 202 Principles of Accounting II 3
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
BUSN 303 Principles of Banking 3
BUSN 312 Financial Statements and Analysis 3
COMM 312 Writing in the Professions 3
BUSN 315 Business Law I 3
BUSN 321 Business Management 3
BUSN 323 Credit Underwriting 3
BUSN 333 Banking Regulation and Compliance 3
BUSN 431 Banking Capstone and Internship 3
Choose 1 of the following courses:
BUSN 416 Agricultural Finance and Price Risk Analysis 3
BUSN 423 Asset and Liability Management 3
Total Semester Credits: 39

What Makes UJ Accelerated Special

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Course Details

Courses include three elements:

Asynchronous Learning

Read, watch, and listen to the best information to build your foundational knowledge.

Enhance Learning Through Experiences

Valuable clinical and preceptorship experiences will allow you to apply what you are learning.

Expert Lectures

You will have weekly opportunities to meet as a group for live lectures or attend office hours to apply your asynchronous learning. Attend live or watch the replay.

Tuition Options

Students can choose to pay now via credit card or later via invoice. Financial aid is also available for certificate completion.

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