Gain a Strong Foundation in Key Business Areas from Fortune 500 Finance Executives

A promising career awaits you in the money management and investment banking industries. But first, you need to prepare with a finance degree. Build your skills and intellectual strength in a program that delivers a competitive advantage.

Nova Southeastern University’s Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Finance will give you the skills and practical knowledge you need through the study of foreign currencies, investments, portfolio theory, financial management, forecasting and more. You’ll gain a strong foundation in key business areas, such as administration and operations, with a focus on finance essentials. Upon successful completion of the program you’ll be prepared to start your career in the finance industry or continue to the M.B.A. graduate business program.

Why Should You Major in Finance at NSU?

Pursue a Career in Finance or a Pursue an M.B.A.

Finance professionals are in demand, with jobs expected to grow at a steady pace throughout the next several years.

A finance degree gives you a lot of flexibility in job location. You can find jobs in virtually any company or industry, since most companies and organizations need help managing budgets, investments, and other financial matters. Some of NSU’s finance graduates have gone on to pursue careers as financial advisors, financial analysts, wealth management advisors, financial representatives, financial planners, insurance agents and investment banking analysts. Others pursue the M.B.A. with a major in Finance in order to take their career to the next level as directors and managers.

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Average Starting Salary

According to a 2020 report from, the average salary for someone in a job related to finance is $83,260 per year.

Shark Destinations

You’ll find NSU finance alumni at companies like Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, Well Fargo, TD Bank and FM Capital Group.*

*Data provided by NSU’s Office of Career Development