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Department of Finance

Investing in Your Future Finance Career

At Georgia Southern University, the Department of Finance shapes your path in the finance world. Offering a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance, you’ll find a blend of traditional classroom learning and hands-on experiences. Engage with knowledgeable faculty, participate in unique activities like Eagles on Wall Street and join student-run organizations. Benefit from certifications in Bloomberg and Eikon, and leverage the department’s connection with the CFA Institute. As a part of the AACSB-accredited Parker College of Business, graduates thrive in varied sectors like banking, insurance and financial planning.

Explore Your Path in Finance

Georgia Southern University offers a finance education that combines essential knowledge with practical application. The curriculum equips you with the tools and insights for a career in finance and is an opportunity to build a strong foundation for your professional future.

Degree Programs

Eagles on Wall Street

Join Eagles on Wall Street in New York City, an organization specifically designed for students pursuing a Finance degree.

Bloomberg Certification

Students also have the option and opportunity to earn certifications in both Bloomberg and Eikon.

Accredited Programs

Pursue your degree with confidence knowing that our programs are accredited by the AACSB.

A Launchpad to High-Profile Careers


Average Salary

Enrolling in Georgia Southern’s finance program opens doors to prestigious roles in the financial sector. With an average starting salary of $86,822, graduates step into positions like financial analyst, account executive, vice president and chief financial officer. Renowned companies like E*Trade, Synovus, State Farm and Bank of America are among the top employers. Whether aspiring to be a financial advisor or a portfolio manager, this program equips you with the skills needed for a thriving career in finance.