What You Can Do with a Major in Finance

The art of finance is complex. Working in the finance field involves constantly advancing ideas to make money work. That’s why we’re training students to be strategic leaders and savvy business professionals.

As an Aurora University finance student, you will learn to make capital investment decisions, analyze and value securities, and gain a greater understanding of the relationship between risk and expected return. You will become prepared for a job that will not only bring you professional and personal satisfaction, but also the potential to become a powerful part of the business community.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Analyst
  • Audit Manager
  • Banker
  • Business Manager
  • Consumer Credit/Loan Officer
  • Finance Writer
  • Financial Analyst
  • Government Official
  • Industrial/Institutional Buyer
  • Insurance Agent/Broker
  • International Trade Specialist
  • Investment Researcher
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Treasury Management Specialist

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Actuary
  • Commodities Trader
  • Controller
  • Economist
  • Financial Economist
  • Financial Planner
  • Foreign Exchange Trader
  • Mergers/Acquisitions Manager
  • Mutual Fund Trader
  • Stockbroker

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES

Student organizations:

  • American Marketing Association
  • Aurora University Finance Association
  • Global Leadership Organization
  • Leadership Education and Development Program
  • Student Accounting Society

On-campus employment:

  • Admission
  • Business Office
  • Office of Financial Aid

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
Eckhart Hall, Room 316