Bachelor of Science in


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Finance empowers you to enter into personal or corporate finance. If you are passionate about numbers and strategy, get ready to move confidently in the dynamic financial markets that allow you to go anywhere in the world!

Through a combination of foundational business courses and specialized financial studies, you will bring a unique skill-set to the business area. The program dives into the principles and application of financial analysis, strategy and management. There are also exciting networking opportunities with successful alumni.

You will enjoy a cutting-edge business education with a biblical worldview! You will interact with motivated professors and be encouraged to pursue the five-year professional MBA program.

The Accounting Society provides you with more opportunities through monthly meetings and other activities throughout the year. Members enjoy professional growth, service to others, social interaction and recognition of academic achievement.

Above all, our unique mission to develop Holy Spirit-empowered leaders through Whole Person Education can set you apart as an inspiring, bold and astute business professional called to impact the world. You’ll experience a life-transforming education that will prepare you for a career in today’s financial economy.

Our commitment to equip Spirit-empowered leaders is why you can graduate from this program fully prepared to lead with purpose and make a difference. The ORU B.S. in Finance program will empower and challenge you to do your finest work!

What can I do with a B.S. degree from ORU in Finance?

Inspiring, purpose-driven graduates (that’s you!) can enjoy a successful career as a: 

  • Financial Analyst
  • Venture Capitalist
  • General Manager
  • Bond Broker
  • Investment Banker/Broker
  • Corporate Financial Servicer
  • And More!

What are some of the core experiences of this program? 

  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Financial Management
  • Investments
  • Federal Income Tax Accounting
  • Bank Management
  • Risk Management
  • Estate and Gift Taxation
  • International Finance and more!


What makes ORU’s Accounting program stand out?

Through the philosophy of Whole Person Education, we create an atmosphere of collaboration, nurture imagination and court the inspiration of the Holy Spirit by dedicating ourselves to being masters of our craft.

On top of this, you’ll learn directly from faith-grounded professionals who know what it takes to succeed in today’s globally-minded financial industry while leading with purpose to make a difference. 

What about accreditation?

As a university, we meet the accreditation standards set by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Are there scholarships available?

Nearly 100% of our full-time, undergraduate residential students receive ORU grants and scholarships through academic achievement and through ORU’s premier scholarship opportunity of our Quest Whole Leader Scholarship. To learn more about financial aid, click here.

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