3-year completion time
$425 per credit
Empower organizations and individuals to maximize their wealth and steward their resources.
Through the online B.A. in Finance at Gordon, you’ll cover the basics of micro- and macroeconomics, accounting and statistics, and take a deep dive into financial markets, investments, financial planning and risk management through a faith framework. You’ll build on your experience and expertise to assist others in budgeting for capital expansion, maximizing their return on investments and raising funds at the lowest cost. As you do so, you’ll receive personalized instruction from Gordon’s highly experienced faculty, who have held key roles at places like Fidelity, PMC Bank, Honeywell and Liberty Mutual. As a result, Gordon’s finance students experience a 15% higher pass rate on Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) Level 1 exam, compared to the global average.
New business-related jobs to be added between 2016 and 2026.
Projected growth of business and financial operations jobs Faster than the average for all occupations.
For business-related occupations than those for all workers.
Gordon’s online platform prioritizes the needs and experiences of online learners, which are unique from the traditional residential learner. The result is a highly active and interactive learning environment on a flexible schedule.
Gordon’s fully accredited online program offers six starting points throughout the year, making it easy for you to begin your degree whenever and wherever is best for your schedule and goals.
Courses are seven- to- eight weeks long, and most students complete two courses simultaneously each term, for a total completion time of three years at 10–12 courses per year.
Designed with the working professional in mind, courses are asynchronous, meaning you can complete the weekly material and assignments at your own pace, with the option for synchronous appointments such as live office hours and review sessions.
Course strategy, material and delivery is designed by experts in online learning and is native to the digital platform, not a repackaging of in-person material. Students will master the same skills as they would in a traditional residential format, but through different assignments and activities built specifically for the online learning experience.
Weekly material will feature video presentations, readings, virtual discussions and periodic evaluations through Gordon’s online learning platform, Canvas, which is ADA compliant and accessible via browser and app.
Gordon’s online degree programs feature real-world applications to bring learning to life and empower students to have a direct, immediate impact in their current workplace.
Students have ample opportunities to interact with their classmates and professors using innovative digital tools designed to build community and foster faith formation.