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. A general MBA is offered as well as Master of Science in Finance.

MBA with Finance Specialization

MBA students complete requirements of the Finance Specialization in addition to the core business courses taken by all MBA students in the College of Business.

MS in Finance

Here is more information regarding the Minor in Finance.

Ph.D. with Finance Concentration

Here is more information regarding the Ph.D. in Finance.

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.

 
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AACSB Accreditation

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

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Top-50 in Entrepreneurship

Ranked #37 (ugrad.) and #41 (grad.) in 2021 according to The Princeton Review.

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#11 (U.S.) and #1 (Florida) in the Financial Times rankings.

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Best International Business

#22 for Best International Business Ugrad. Program by U.S. News & World Report in 2021.

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Best Undergraduate Business

Ranked Among the Best Undergraduate Business Programs in 2021.

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Best Online Bachelor's in Business

#27 for Best Online Bachelor's in Business Programs in 2021.

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Best Online Grad. Business

Ranked Among the Best Online Master's Business Programs (non-MBA) in 2021.

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Best Online MBA

Ranked Among the Best Online MBA Programs in 2021.

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Best Online MBA - Veterans

Ranked Among the Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans in 2021.

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Best Online Grad Veterans

#19 for Best Online Master's in Business Programs for Veterans (Excluding MBA) in 2020.

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Best MBA in Sport Management Program

Top-20 in the world according to SportBusiness.

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