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Invest In Your Future with our Finance Program

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) LogoWhether you’re making money or helping others to achieve their financial goals, this world needs sharp, honest, money-minded people with a genuine interest in the financial wellbeing of others. Is that you? Be the one who has the answers to the tough questions and finds solutions toward growth and success. Yep, finance people do that. Finance covers many diverse topics such as money and banking, investments, insurance, accounting, risk management, estate planning, corporate finance, and more. A finance degree from UMN Crookston will be among your first best investments!

Finance is a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree.

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Job prospects in Finance are expected to grow faster than average for the next 10 years due to the increasing complexity of investment options. The job opportunities in finance and banking span many area including corporate and international financial management and consulting, commercial and investment banking, personal financial planning, investment services, real estate, government agencies, risk and Insurance industries.

Career Paths

  • Financial Analyst
  • Finance Manager
  • Personal Finance Planner
  • Investment Banker
  • Actuary

Finance Minor and Certificate

Check out the classes for a minor or certificate in Finance.

ON-CAMPUS

Finance

AT A GLANCE...

  • Provides students with both theoretical and analytical framework required to work effectively in finance

  • Study topics such as business analytics & ethics, managerial finance, and financial modeling

  • Discover all areas of finance such as investments, tax, insurance, and corporate finance

  • Develop excellent communication and technology skills that make you very marketable

REAL. HANDS-ON. READY.

At the U of M Crookston, you won’t spend all your time behind a desk. Our curriculum is designed around experiential learning, which means we want you to have as much hands-on learning as possible. Depending on your major, you’ll find opportunities to be in the field, the lab, the classroom, or engaging in simulated scenarios that give you a competitive edge when you enter the workforce or head to grad school. You’ll learn the concepts and then actively apply them through projects, field trips, site visits, internships, and interactions with professionals in the field.

Meet your future professors

  • Rutherford Cardinal Johnson

    Lecturer
  • Oxana Wieland

    Assistant Professor

Student Stories

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    Connor Humble
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    Watch interview with finance and sport and recreation management double major about his journey at UMN Crookston.
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    Chase Knickerbocker
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    An interest that began in high school developed into a major in college and a future in finance for University of Minnesota Crookston student Chase Knickerbocker. The finance major and accounting minor is spending his summer in Atlanta, Georgia, where he will be interning at one of the largest data and analytics companies in the country