Why Study Finance at Le Moyne College?

Consider the literally millions of transactions that occur around the world each day tied in some way to finance: a realtor finalizes a home sale... a stock price fluctuates... signatures seal the deal on a commercial loan application... corporate bonds are issued... new companies launch and existing companies declare bankruptcy.

These and countless other moments don't happen on their own. They were the result of smart, forward-thinking individuals who have chosen a career in finance. The innermost workings of successful businesses rely on a firm financial foundation, and companies count on those in finance roles -- such as analysts and planners, business advisors, stockbrokers, investor relations associates and the like -- to chart their course. 


Program Highlights

Le Moyne's finance program educates students to become resourceful, decisive, respected leaders in the finance world.  Students will learn how to sharpen their professional skills in the areas such as data gathering, market tactics, management team consulting, strategic planning, investor relations, financial model research and beyond. They will master how to manage a portfolio and maximize its return, allocate assets, evaluate corporate investment projects, identify risks, and develop analytical skills to solve practical issues that arise in dynamic financial environments.  Our faculty also actively sponsor collaborations with our students to engage in a variety of research opportunities. 

Dolphin Green & Gold Fund

The Madden School of Business joins a small, elite number of business schools in offering the opportunity for our students to obtain first-hand experience managing client money while pursuing a finance degree. The Dolphin Green & Gold Fund, LLC immerses our students in the world of finance as they manage the fund's portfolio.  It is supported by our generous alumni and friends and prepares our students to earn professional designation such as CFA and CIPM. Experience gained through the Green & Gold Fund includes corporate finance, financial modeling, investing, and credit analysis.

State of the Art Technology

Finance students at Le Moyne College will find themselves with access to the same financial technology used on Wall Street in the Errico Family Trading Center. The center features Bloomberg Terminals, real-time Stock Market ticker, Capital IQ, and Stock Track.

Le Moyne has also partnered with BNY Mellon  to provide our students the unique opportunity to work on real-world issues encountered by a Fortune 500 company.   The BNY Mellon Innovation Lab is one of only a few comprehensive business analytic labs housed in an undergraduate business school in the U.S. Offering a variety of educational and experiential activities that will strengthen the curriculum across disciplines


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Careers

Career opportunities for finance majors can be found in the financial industry and the corporate world, including commercial and investment banking, financial planning & management, mergers & acquisitions, corporate restructuring, financial analysis, portfolio management, and pension fund management.

Degrees

Finance Major
Distinctive Courses: Financial Derivatives, Financial Modeling for Investment Banking, Distress Investing, Investment Management, Financial Management

Tracks*
Corporate Finance: This track prepares students for financial management and decision-making in corporate institutions and government and nonprofit organizations.

Investment Banking: This track provides experiential learning thought the Dolphin Green & Gold Fund LLC, which prepares students to become elite analysis and investment bankers on Wall Street and financial markets worldwide. 

Dual Major in Finance and Business Analytics
Dual Major in Finance and Information Systems

If you would like to learn more about courses, requirements, and opportunities in Finance, please see the Le Moyne College catalog.

*offered starting in Spring 2020


Get in Touch

Contact the Department Chair:

Rafiqul Bhuyan


PHONE:

315-445-4750


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Contact the Department:

Madden School of Business, Mitchell Hall, Le Moyne College


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315-445-4435


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