Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Accounting & Financial Management

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Program Description

Faculty mentors with industry experience. A liberal arts perspective. A powerful alumni network. And the opportunity to manage a $2 million University endowment in an innovative experiential course. Those are all advantages you gain by majoring in accounting or finance at Bucknell. Whether you aspire to be an entrepreneur, CEO, CFO, Big Four partner, hedge fund director or investment banker — jobs held by many of our alumni partners — we have tools and connections to prepare you for success.

Prepare to Transform the Future of Accounting and Finance

The Freeman College of Management offers a Bachelor of Science in business administration programs in accounting and finance. Whichever path you choose, you'll find a transformative education packed with real-world experiences that position you for success in your first job and throughout your career.

Our accounting majors regularly exceed national averages for passing the CPA exam on the first attempt, and most secure internships with top tier accounting firms, often leading to job offers before senior year.

Many finance majors obtain internships that provide experience in fields such as investment banking, wealth management, portfolio analysis and corporate finance. Recent finance majors have launched careers at Goldman Sachs, Blackrock, TD Securities, Deloitte Consulting and ExxonMobil.

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At Bucknell's Kenneth W. Freeman College of Management, real learning comes from real experiences. Inside and outside the classroom, we empower our students to innovate and experiment by immersing the ... Read More

At Bucknell's Kenneth W. Freeman College of Management, real learning comes from real experiences. Inside and outside the classroom, we empower our students to innovate and experiment by immersing them in the real business landscape of today. Our students explore their futures by going inside the New York Stock Exchange and Silicon Valley's leading tech firms, starting their own companies with Bucknell seed money, and managing a portion of the University's endowment valued in the millions. These experiences — and the powerful network they build along the way — are one reason our graduates are highly sought after by the world's leading companies. Read less