Department of Finance

Finance graduates have the ability to choose among many sectors of the economy. Jobs exist in corporate finance, financial institutions, investment, and government.. Many students go on to achieve professional designations such as Certified Financial Planner or Certified Financial Analyst.

The Department of Finance’s faculty members bring real-world experience to the classroom, utilizing state-of-the-art facilities in the School of Business. Finance students enjoy both internship experiences and employment opportunities with many regional and national firms. The department also sponsors the Student Chapter of the Financial Management Association (FMA), which provides students with opportunities to learn from outside speakers, field trips, and community service. 

Program Title Degree Availability
Academic Program - Certificate
Business Graduate Certificate Available - On Campus Available - Online
Academic Program - Undergraduate
Business Administration B.S. (Finance) B.S.B.A. Available - On Campus
Business Administration B.S. (Marketing & Management) B.S.B.A. Available - Online
Financial Planning B.S.B.A. B.S.B.A. Available - On Campus
Academic Program - Graduate
Master of Business Administration M.B.A. Available - Online

Department Head

Beaves, Robert
Robert G. Beaves, Ph.D.

Professor of Finance
Investments, capital budgeting, financial planning
412-397-6391 phone