"An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest." - Benjamin Franklin

Is the Finance Program Right for You?

Do you have the ability to maintain working relationships? Are you a strong textual and verbal communicator? If so, a degree in Finance might suit your personality. This major is perfect for people skilled in math and those enjoy problem solving. They think outside the box to develop answers to issues, but use a logical framework to carry out day-to-day tasks.

The Finance degree at USF Sarasota-Manatee is designed to ensure that graduates understand the tools of financial decision making and possess the skills necessary to adapt to developments in the field. Finance graduates will understand the functions and operations of financial markets and computer applications and learn how to analyze and utilize information to make optimal financial decisions.

Future Careers

Starting salaries of finance majors tend to be higher than those of most other business degrees. Since this degree is applicable to many fields, finance majors can look forward to a variety of career opportunities, including: