Learn about our business math college course
Penn Foster College's Online Math for Business and Finance course¹ can help you further develop your mathematical skills in areas such as investments and statistics. We provide you with a foundation in basic mathematical operations with this course. This course is a great first step towards exploring a career in finance online.
You can even transfer credits to Penn Foster College programs or to another school. Credits earned in Penn Foster College programs may transfer to some, but not all, learning institutions. Students who plan to continue their education with another school after completing coursework at Penn Foster College should check with that school regarding credit transfer policies. No form of accreditation guarantees that any learning institution will accept credits from any school as transfer credits.
Math for Business and Finance Program Details
Here are some of the learning objectives in the Math for Business and Finance online course:
- Study percentages, discounts, and interest
- Define present worth and sinking funds, and learn how to buy in installments
- Learn to price merchandise
- Study depreciation, insurance, equations, and formulas
- Get an introduction to investments and statistics
You will need high-speed internet access to begin your program. You will need access to a Microsoft® Windows® based computer running Windows XP® or later or an Apple® Mac® computer running OS X® or later, and an email account to complete your program with Penn Foster College.