If you are interested in pursuing a career in the fields of banking, corporate finance, financial planning, investments, insurance or real estate, finance could be the major for you.
In today's competitive global market, companies need competent finance professionals. To meet this need, Elon's Department of Finance produces students armed with the skills necessary to excel in the global marketplace. As a finance student at Elon, you will acquire a solid background in financial principles and practices that will enable you to interact with a broad range of business professionals. You'll also develop analytical skills, gain an understanding of how financial institutions and markets function in a global environment, and how finance functions in different types of organizations.
The Department of Finance at Elon benefits greatly from an in-house, state-of-the-art finance research lab, the William Garrard Reed Finance Center. Through hands-on experience in the Reed Center, you will learn about financial markets, financial analysis and financial decision-making using the latest information technology and software programs.