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Major Overview

51 credits

Why finance?
The Finance major prepares students to plan, analyze, and manage financial aspects of individuals, businesses, and organizations in multiple fields.  Students who are considering a career in business and like numbers, analysis, and “real world” applications will enjoy this major.  Students who are considering becoming a Certified Financial Planner are encouraged to consult with a finance faculty member early in their college career to determine the best way to meet the requirements.

Career Options
Financial manager; financial analyst; financial planner; investment manager; credit analyst; credit manager; risk analyst; insurance analyst

High School Preparation
Accounting; Business; Calculus; Microeconomics; Statistics

Sample Schedule (Paradigm) and Course Descriptions

General Transfer Guidelines

For more information contact:

Shelly McCallum-Ferguson, D.B.A.
Chair, Business Department
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #1439
Winona, MN 55987-1399
(800) 635-5987, Ext. 7279