Financial Academic Programs

The Department of Finance offers programs of study that prepare students for the prevalent careers in financial management, financial analysis, financial advising, and more. Students are required to stay abreast of worldwide current events as they relate to finance and business as a whole. Combining current, real-world business concepts with widely accepted financial theory, Florida Atlantic University prides itself on producing students ready to make immediate contributions in their financial careers.

Which Undergraduate Finance Program Is Right For Me?

Two undergraduate degree programs in Finance are available. In addition, students may elect to Minor in Finance and/or Real Estate.

BBA/BS in Finance

Finance Program Sheet

BBA students complete the requirements of the Department of Finance in addition to the core business courses taken by all majors in the College of Business.

BS students complete all BBA requirements plus six credits of math or statistics courses beyond the calculus and statistics required in the Pre-Business foundation courses (e.g., MAC 2311, MAC 2312, STA 3163, ECO 4421, ECO 4422, ECO 4401, ECO 4402, PHI 2102, etc.).

Minor in Finance

Here is more information regarding the Minor in Finance.

Minor in Real Estate

Here is more information regarding the Minor in Real Estate.

Which Graduate Program is Right for Me?

The Department of Finance offers graduate programs in finance that will advance students’ professional careers to the next level. We offer a variety of graduate study options depending on your time, educational abilities, and career experience.

MS in Finance

Ph.D. with Finance Concentration

The PhD concentration in finance is designed to prepare students for a career in research, teaching, and service at the university level. The program is very selective, and does not admit students every year.


Accreditation & Rankings

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Best MBA in Sport Management

Top-10 in the world according to SportBusiness

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Financial Times Ranking

2023 Executive Education Professional Development Programs

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AACSB Accreditation

Proud member of AACSB, the premier accreditation agency for business schools

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Best Part-Time MBA

Ranked among the best part-time MBA programs

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Best Part-Time MBA

Ranked among the best part-time MBA programs

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Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Third consecutive ranking from The Princeton Review

Best International Business Undergrad Program

Best International Business

#22 undergrad. by U.S. News & World Report

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

Best Online Bachelor's in Business

#44 for best online bachelor's in business

ACTA Oases of Excellence

ACTA Oases of Excellence

Phil Smith, Adams, and Madden Centers named ACTA Oases of Excellence

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