Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Objection
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
Loyola University of Maryland
Proposal
Bachelor of Science (B.S.)Finance Yes7/16/2020
Finance Program Description
The finance department at Loyola offers a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance, one of the most popular undergraduate concentrations in the Sellinger School of Business, and the largest concentration in the graduate programs—Loyola offers an MBA degree with a specialization in Finance. This proposal seeks to establish the Finance concentration as a discrete Bachelor of Science degree program. <br> <br>By providing a strong background in Finance theory and application, the Bachelor of Science in Finance (BSF) will prepare students to take prestigious professional certification exams, such as the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). By choosing the “Path to Wall Street,” students can proceed on an academic path that enables finance-related internship opportunities early in their academic career.
Objection(s) to Proposal and Response(s) Listed Below
Objection letter Loyola BS - Finance.pdfObjection letter Loyola BS - Finance.pdf​, Loyola Response to MSU Objection Ltr to BS Finance.pdfLoyola Response to MSU Objection Ltr to BS Finance.pdf