Find a wealth of opportunity in the Finance program.
As a Finance student, you will learn to apply financial knowledge to critical decision-making and business problem-solving in a variety of settings. It’s an exciting career path if you’re a team player with an analyticadl mind who’s willing to work hard to meet employer expectations and personal goals. Edinboro is the place to hone those skills.
You’ll learn in small classes taught by faculty with professional experience. They will help you to obtain a sound understanding of financial theory, concepts, and practices. Learn all about the diversified functions of business, from accounting and management to economics, marketing, and statistics. Combine this knowledge with core courses that build ethical judgment and critical thinking skills and you will be ready to compete in today’s business world.
And here’s more good news: You can attend full time or complete the program part-time by taking evening and online classes.
Accomplished faculty instruct, guide, and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
The Edinboro experience extends well beyond the classroom. EU students prepare for careers and life through opportunities for hands-on learning, collaborative research with faculty, global travel, and internships.
Fighting Scots live, work, and play in state-of-the-art facilities on EU’s picturesque 585-acre campus. Located just 20 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Edinboro is bustling with exciting activities.
Gain an edge for graduate school or the competitive job market.
All Bachelor of Science in Business Administration concentrations are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP), which accredits quality business programs across the globe.
The Internship Advantage.
Internships serve as a stepping stone to full-time employment. Many potential employers in nearby Erie, Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Buffalo maintain strong relationships with our faculty and offer internship opportunities to Finance students. Some result in employment after graduation. Popular internship sites for our business students include:
- Erie Insurance
- Lord Corporation
- Erie FREE Taxes
- State Farm
Potential careers for Finance majors.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a growing need for talented men and women who pursue careers in the world of finance. Most graduates choose to work in banking, corporate finance, and investment management in positions such as:
- Lending officer
- Bank examiner/auditor
- Bank regulatory compliance officer
- Financial analyst
- Project analyst
- Financing specialist
- Investment analyst
- Securities research analyst