Businesses, both large and small, must learn to make good financial decisions to be successful. An undergraduate degree in finance equips you with the skills necessary to assist businesses and households in their financial decisions. The study of finance is concerned with the monetary issues faced by millions of individuals and organizations in the public and private sectors. It is about evaluating current and historical data, then analyzing financial or economic trends and forecasting how to profit from them. Coursework in finance addresses a diverse range of issues, including financial analysis, investments, risk, and valuation.
Everything has a business side
Financial occupations are expected to grow at an above-average pace. Finance majors have much to offer in today's job market and, as a result, are employed by a wide range of global organizations and companies, including brokerage firms, commercial and investment banks, corporations, financial advisory and public accounting firms, government agencies, insurance companies, realtors and savings and loan associations. Careers in finance include:
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Graduate Survey Data
Earnings and employment data of USI graduates, compiled by USI Career Services in coordination with the Office of the Registrar.
Why I Chose Finance
"I chose finance because I’ve always enjoyed financial analysis and budgeting. Earning a bachelor’s degree in finance has been a phenomenal experience!” - Matthew Kreutzer '19