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Finance is an important field within business adminstration. It focuses on the basics of capital, credit, savings, and loans.  Students who major in Finance learn about the essentials of wealth accumulation, capital flows and mobility, risk management, and mergers and acquisitions.

Finance at STAC
The Finance program provides quality and balanced education to the students, empowering them with technical skills and knowledge, and guiding them towards professional and ethical conduct.

The major in finance offers students the opportunity to learn more about the principles and techniques of financial analysis.  Students gain knowledge about the capital management, current issues in finance, international finance, and portfolio management. 

  • Upon completion of the Finance major, students will:
  • Demonstrate awareness of the “classic literature” of finance.
  • Demonstrate awareness of the global aspects of finance.
  • Demonstrate awareness of ethical considerations in evaluating financial analysis.
  • Demonstrate problem-solving skills involving quantitative and statistical analysis.
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills

MBA Program
Students can continue into the college’s Master of Business Administration program upon graduation and earn their degree in as little as one year. Visit our MBA webpage for more details, link.

If you are interested in a career in fields as varied as corporate and public finance, banking, insurance, personal financial planning, money management, you should consider a major in Finance.  For more information about what you can do with this major, visit our Career Services website. 

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