The Bachelor of Science degree in Finance prepares students to pursue job opportunities in the areas of financial analysis, banking and insurance, other financial institutions and investments. If you’re looking for a focused business career in a field that offers many jobs with above-average income potential and is expected to grow at a faster-than-average rate between now and 2022, Alvernia’s new major in finance is worth exploring. A degree in finance will give you the tools you need to access and utilize financial information and understand how financial markets operate.
If you major in finance at Alvernia, you’ll develop an understanding of the functions and applications of financial markets and learn how to access and utilize the financial information you’ll need. You’ll also experience “real-life learning” that enables you to link your classroom experiences to the larger community and, indeed, the world. Faculty members at Alvernia teach about business from both practical and ethical standpoints. This gives you the knowledge you’ll need to succeed professionally, because it develops supervisory and managerial skills that are necessary to advance in your career.
You can become even more marketable upon graduation by choosing a dual major. Complementary programs include accounting, marketing, and human resource management. Develop your potential to succeed in the fascinating and fast-paced world of business. Plan now to enroll in Alvernia University’s business program!
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