A degree in Finance from USF is a great investment: in yourself and your future!
By the time you graduate, you’ll be fully prepared to work as an analyst or advisor, guiding individuals, investors, and corporations in their financial planning.
Best of all, you’ll learn by doing. Our curriculum blends theory with practice via hands-on projects, internships, and other forms of experiential learning. The Busse Business School’s location in downtown Fort Wayne allows for close interaction and mentorship with finance professionals in the community.
Finance is more than the Stock Market (but we cover that, too!). Our Finance majors graduate with deep knowledge of:
In our state-of-the-art Busse Business School (in downtown Fort Wayne) with:
One of the best things about the Finance program is that we learn to do group projects and presentations. In my internship at Ash Brokerage, I saw how valuable these skills are and how much they’re needed. Knowing how to collaborate with others and being a confident, well rounded speaker has helped me so much already.
Piercen Harnish ’19
Expected career growth for financial analysts by 2026
Media pay per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Your experience will be hands on and relevant. You’ll help real companies address real challenges, meaning you will:
Our proximity to the downtown business hub brings the added value of professional connections and networking. The Busse School regularly hosts:
Join the Finance and Investment Society, a student club where you can:
The internships connect to our goals. I plan to go into personal finance and my first internship was at Northwestern Mutual. This was perfect because I will eventually become certified as a financial planner and will obtain my CFP license.
Garret Leeper ’19