Financial services provides exciting careers in growing fields. It includes jobs in finance, banking, insurance and financial planning. Bethel College will equip you to be competitive for these opportunities. Bethel is committed to integrating faith and academics, providing you with an education in financial services from a Christian perspective.
Courses in the financial services professional program include finance, accounting, business and economics. These courses will help better prepare students for exams that are necessary to work in the financial services industry. See course detail from the Academic Catalog.
The Financial Services Professional degree program integrates three internship opportunities into the curriculum, so students gain valuable real-world experience in the financial services industry while earning a degree.
1 Financial Planning – Students work with professional financial planners to generate reports and prepare financial plans.
2 Tax Planning – Students get hands-on experience with corporate and individual tax preparation.
3 Credit Analysis – Students learn to analyze financial ratios and evaluate credit risk.
The Department of Business is preparing the business leaders of tomorrow through a balanced combination of traditional business practices, technology, practical application and innovation. While students have access to current business tools and software, even greater emphasis is placed on thinking critically and analytically.