Wealth Management, Bachelor of Science, Gardner-Webb Online

COMMON PROFESSIONAL COMPONENT 36
WEALTH MANAGEMENT HOURS 24
ADDITIONAL HOURS REQUIRED  3-6 
TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS 63-66
PRESCRIBED COURCES ATTAINABLE IN GEN ED: MTH 105

Hours may vary depending on transfer credit awarded.

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Wealth Management, offered through Gardner-Webb’s Broyhill Undergraduate School of Management, provides a fully-accredited baccalaureate degree for those wishing to pursue a career in Wealth Management.

Student Learning Outcomes

To accomplish the mission of the Godbold School of Business in individual courses within the Online Undergraduate Degree Completion Program, students completing a course in Wealth Management will be able to:

  1. Adapt themselves in entry-level professional career positions in business, government, and other areas of human endeavor where organizational, managerial, and analytical skills in wealth management are vital for success.
  2. Learn new managerial skills in wealth management that require knowledge of computerized technology application in wealth management.
  3. Respond to changes in wealth management in a dynamic, global marketplace and demonstrate high Christian ethical standards in their place of work.

Program Requirements (63-66 hours)

Common Professional Component (36 hours)

ACC 213Accounting Principles I

3

ACC 214Accounting Principles II

3

BAD 300Legal Environment of Business

3

BAD 304Applied Business Statistics

3

BAD 305Introduction to Management Science

3

FIN 312Financial Management

3

MKT 300Principles of Marketing

3

BAD 360International Business

3

BAD 480Business Strategy

3

CIS 300Management Information Systems

3

ECO 204Principles of Economics II

3

MGT 316Principles of Management

3

Wealth Management Hours (24 hours)

WMG 301Princples of Financial Planning

3

WMG 320Risk Management and Insurance Planning

3

WMG 325Estate Planning

3

WMG 330Retirement Planning

3

WMG 420Investment Planning

3

WMG 425Tax Planning

3

WMG 450Capstone Case in Financial Planning

3

WMG 302Wealth Management Markets and Strategies

3

Additional Hours Required (3-6 hours)

ECO 203Principles of Economics I (Economics and the Free Market System)

3

MTH 100Basic Mathematical Skills

3

MTH 100 or college math transfer course is required for any student without college algebra. If student transfers in MTH 105, this requirement is waived.

Total Credit Hours: 63-66

As with all Online Undergraduate Program majors, approximately half of the Wealth Management track consists of our General Education curriculum (see General Education Requirements). A student must complete at least one-half of the major at Gardner-Webb. A grade of “C” or better is required in prescribed General Education courses and all courses required for the program.