Job growth is strong in the finance field, with the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2016-2017 edition reporting that careers in finance have anticipated growth of up to 30% through 2024. The finance degree program at Nazareth College helps you gain an understanding of the flow of financial resources and the important role financial management plays in every organization.
Coursework teaches you how to access, utilize, and interpret financial information through the use of analytical and software tools. Finance majors develop a framework for evaluating capital investment decisions based on risk, cash flow, cost of capital, and required return on investment (ROI) as well as an understanding of the mechanics of financial markets, investments, and portfolio theory.
Education: B.S. in Administration, University of New Hampshire; M.S. in Finance, Boston College Graduate School of Management
Teaching and Research Interests: Tax, finance, and small business.
Finance major with a double minor in economics and business management. Financial Analyst at Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training in Syracuse, NY
"My professors were always willing to help, which showed me that they cared about my success not only in school, but also beyond. It was more than just having them be available to answer questions, it was the openness of the relationship that made me want to use the time for one-on-one learning."