Finance – Online Minor

Numbers, money and financial management

If your ideal career involves working with numbers, Oregon State University’s online undergraduate minor in finance will help put you on that pathway by offering specialized skills within a quantitative and applied business discipline.

Gain expertise in finance and accounting while expanding your knowledge of portfolio management, international finance and risk management. This program, offered by Oregon State’s AACSB-accredited College of Business, is designed to make you stand out in a variety of business settings including corporations, nonprofits and startups.


Oregon State’s online finance minor ranges from 29 to 36 credits, depending on your course of study. The classes cover core finance and accounting subject areas and will equip you with a strong foundation in economics, accounting and policy.

Curriculum details and minor requirements are available on Oregon State’s academic catalog.

Sample course topics

  • Financial statement analysis
  • Financial accounting
  • Fixed income securities
  • Financial risk management
  • International financial management

Choose a specialization that matches your aspirations

As an Oregon State Ecampus student in the finance minor, you can pursue one of three specializations based on your career goals and educational interests:

  • General finance
  • Corporate finance
  • Investments

Benefits of learning online with Oregon State

  • All classes are developed by OSU's world-class faculty, who are renowned for their research, expertise and innovation.
  • Oregon State is institutionally accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.
  • OSU Ecampus is consistently ranked among the nation’s 10 best providers of online education according to U.S. News & World Report.