Description of the major
This major is designed for students seeking careers in corporate finance, investment and portfolio management, banking, public finance, and international finance, as well as for those who intend to pursue graduate study in finance. Graduates may then be prepared to seek certificates in financial analysis (CFA) and financial planning (CFP). Each student's background is complemented with basic business instruction in accounting, management, marketing, and information systems. With business and non-business electives, the program is designed to develop necessary skills to be an effective financial manager.