Banking Option - B029



  • Banking Option Overview

    Banking is a degree option that prepares students for entry-level careers in banking and students will be expected to complete at least one course through the Center for Financial Planning.

    Upon graduating from this program, students will be able to define basic banking principles, interpret accounting data, analyze financial statements, calculate business statistical data and quantify a variety of other business data, summarize and appreciate the lending process, appreciate the role of law in the banking field and define traditional functions of management and their contributions to strategic planning.

    This degree is not intended for transfer, although many of these courses are accepted by 4-year institutions. Students who intend to transfer should look at the following options:

    • B023 (Mass Transfer to UMass and Westfield State University; GPA 3.0 required)
    • B034 (General Transfer to most 4-year private colleges)
    • B037 (Marketing Management General Transfer Option to most 4-year private colleges)
    • B045 (Paralegal Option for transfer to Elms College and Bay Path University)



Holyoke Community College
303 Homestead Ave. Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 538-7000