Major in Finance

Become a financier • Learn financial management • Impact your community

Become a financial problem-solver

In the finance major, you will learn to be a strategic problem-solver who is able to communicate clearly. With skills in financial management, financial planning and portfolio analysis you will be prepared to get the certifications you need for numerous career path options.

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What to expect as a Finance student at JBU

Gain Knowledge and Skills Needed to Specialize in a Niche Industry

Niche industry degrees are earning popularity, and this trend will continue to grow as companies are realizing the need for specializations in the field of business.

Use Your Diverse Skills

Finance majors work with numbers, but they also work with people and solve real-world problems. If you like solving puzzles, you’ll like finance.

Earn a Common Degree of Top Executives

Many fortune 500 CEOs come from the ranks of finance. A finance focus prepares a student to deal with complex and multifaceted problems that must be addressed by organizational leaders.

Apply Your Learning Hands-On

JBU focuses on applied learning where students use cases, simulations and interventions in existing organizations to learn and master concepts.

Learn from Qualified Instructors

JBU finance faculty are well educated and have also served in professional finance roles in numerous industries. This real-life experience is invaluable in helping students connect theory to practice.

Earn Credit Toward an MBA

Choose a curriculum track that gets you a B.B.A. in finance and a master’s in business administration in just five years.

All JBU business programs are accredited or candidates for accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP). ACBSP is an accrediting organization dedicated to improving the quality of business schools and programs around the world, and ultimately to improving the practice of business in every industry around the world. Member institutions adhere to the highest standards and focus on student learning outcomes, providing the kind of education that is relevant to the marketplace.

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