The Bachelor of Science in Finance at Michigan Tech participates in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) University Affiliate Program. To participate, institutions must have a program incorporating at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge (CBOK), which provides students with a solid grounding in finance to succeed in the CFA exams.
As a finance major at Michigan Tech, you will master financial decision-making tools and concepts to propel your financial services career.
Michigan Tech is the place to develop a business career fueled by technology and innovation. Our AACSB accredited BS in Finance prepares students to create the future.
Fuel Your Future with a Minor in FinTech
Alumni and recruiters in finance stress the importance of financial technology skills that are essential to financial analysis, portfolio management, risk management, and trading. Michigan Tech offers a minor in Financial Technology (FinTech)—the first of its kind in the Upper Midwest—to increase career opportunities. Examples of FinTech topics Huskies will master include algorithmic trading, crowdfunding, cryptocurrency, digital banking, distributed ledger (aka blockchain) technology, machine learning, peer-to-peer lending, and robo-advising.
$2Mreal money invested by students as part of the Applied Portfolio Management Program
$4.6Mtotal scholarships and grants awarded to undergraduate business students
Top 3Michigan Tech business students place highly at CMU's New Venture Competition
Tomorrow Needs Innovative Financial Analysts
The financial services industry is confronted with continued and rapid technological innovation, and is in the midst of a fundamental transformation in terms of the representation, exchange, and storage of value. Financial professionals drive business and investment decisions. Finance provides the lifeblood capital needed to run the global economy—and working in this industry will place you at the rich intersection of investments, corporate finance, and institutions that ensure a healthy, functioning economy.
Be Career Ready
Earn a business degree from Michigan Tech and graduate career-ready for tomorrow's technology-driven world.
Each year, more than 400 employers come to campus to recruit Huskies at our Career Fairs. Our business grads go on to work at Fortune 500 companies, tech start-ups, small businesses, and everything in between.
Career Opportunities for STEM-powered Finance
- Credit analysis
- Financial planning
- Personal finance
- Portfolio management
- Risk management
- And more