Area of Finance
Within the Area of Finance, our goal is to provide exceptional educational opportunities that prepare students to be innovative financial leaders in a wide range of industries. Students focus on real-world cases and acquire knowledge from nationally prominent faculty who have extensive industry experience. Our faculty members have held a variety of senior positions for well-known employers including the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Federal Reserve Banks of St. Louis and Atlanta, Research Affiliates, Ibbotson Associates, and Goldman Sachs. Our graduates join a thriving network of alumni who have gone on to successful careers in investment or commercial banking, corporate finance, fund management, real estate, and other facets of the financial services industry.
Research, Centers & Institutes
Student Managed Investment Fund
Through the Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF), students have the opportunity to manage an equity portfolio with a market value of approximately $2.8 million.Learn More
E.W. & J. David Williams Institute for Community Banking & Finance
The E.W. & J. David Williams Institute for Community Banking & Finance provides broad support for the college's thriving banking and finance programs.Learn More
Center for Real Estate
The Center for Real Estate promotes excellence through academic programming, student engagement, research initiatives and strong partnerships with alumni and industry experts.Learn More
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