The Finance Major provides a strong educational foundation for students to pursue careers in the financial planning, personal banking, investment and insurance advising industry. Students can continue their career development through advanced professional education, on-the-job training and experience. The program prepares graduates to meet the high proficiency standards needed to complete the professional designations and licensing courses in the financial services industry.
Graduates may find a range of employment opportunities in various financial institutions, such as banks, trust companies, credit unions, finance companies, mortgage and insurance companies, brokerage and investment firms, stock exchanges, mutual fund dealers, financial planning organizations, and other firms that provide financial products and services. Graduates may pursue careers in investment sales, investment advising, personal banking, financial planning and insurance advising.