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Secure Your Career’s Most Valuable Asset With A Degree In Finance

Finance professionals are experts in the science of money management. These detail-oriented problem-solvers analyze the impact of market trends and management decisions on their clients’ investment returns.

There is a growing demand for finance professionals at both the personal and corporate levels who can predict market fluctuations, assess risk levels and allocate scarce resources while increasing value for stockholders.

Program Specifics

Develop the strategies you need to manage financial operations with our finance program. Learn how the financial decisions made by firms shape both individual organizations and global economies. Through the finance program’s combination of comprehensive curriculum, case studies, and experiential learning opportunities, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate and manage the potential risks and rewards of financial decisions
  • Develop strategies to achieve personal and corporate financial goals
  • Analyze financial information and competing opportunities to maximize value
  • Make market forecasts
  • Analyze securities

Connect with the business community

Our academic offerings are complemented by a host of experiential learning opportunities such as field trips, guest lectures, internships, membership in the Financial Management & Economics Society and international trips. Students have gained practical experience through internships with companies including:

  • Merrill Lynch
  • TD Bank
  • NASDAQ OMX Group
  • The Washington Center
  • Drug Enforcement Agency

Achieve Success

Business graduates with finance concentrations have been recently hired by companies including:

• Merrill Lynch
• New York Life
• Lincoln Financial Advisors
• Robert Half International

Contact us

Susana Yu
Acting Co- Chair – Department of Accounting & Finance
Room 392
Phone: 973-655-4174
Email: yus@mail.montclair.edu

Ronald Strauss
Acting Co-Chair - Department of Accounting & Finance 
Room 381
Phone: 973-655-5228
Email: straussr@mail.montclair.edu

Dana Harris
Secretary – Department of Accounting & Finance
Room 392
Phone: 973-655-4174
Email: harrisd@mail.montclair.edu