Drawing on mathematics and accounting while stressing the regulations and ethics governing sound financial decision making, the finance major prepares students for careers in corporation finance and in the investment fields. Finance focuses on all aspects of money management, including forecasting, budgeting, obtaining funds, investing, managing credit, collection, disbursement and management of taxes.

Visit the US Department of Labor's O*NET Resource Center, the nation's primary source of occupational information, to learn important information about the following careers that Finance majors may pursue:

  • Actuary
  • Appraiser
  • Audit Manager
  • Bank Manager
  • Bank Representative
  • Bookkeeper
  • Budget Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Commodities Trader
  • Consumer Credit/Loan Officer
  • Controller
  • Comptroller
  • Cost Manager
  • Credit Counselor
  • Credit Manager
  • Economist
  • Estimator
  • External Auditor
  • Finance Writer
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Consultant
  • Financial Economist
  • Financial Planner
  • Foreign Exchange Trader
  • Government Official
  • Industrial/Institutional Buyer
  • Insurance Agent/Broker
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Investment Researcher
  • Investor Relations
  • Loan Officer
  • Management Accountant
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Mergers Manager
  • Mutual Fund Manager
  • Mutual Fund Trader
  • Payroll Administrator
  • Portfolio Analyst
  • Property Manager
  • Rate Analyst
  • Real Estate Developer
  • Sales Analyst
  • Securities Analyst
  • Securities Broker
  • Stockbroker
  • Systems Analyst
  • Treasury Management Specialist
  • Trust Analyst


To find out more about the Finance program, please contact the
Silberman College of Business and the Academic Advisement Center:

Evangelos Djimopolous, Ph.D.
Chair, Department of Economics, Finance, and International Business
Dickinson Hall, 2nd Floor
(V) 201-692-7296

Susan Lang
Administrative Assistant
Dickinson Hall, 2nd Floor
(V) 201-692-7215
(F) 201-692-7219

Academic Advisement Center
Robison Hall, Room 30
(V) 201-692-2339

or visit FDU, Metropolitan Campus’ Finance website