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Finance and Economics
B.S.B.A. in Finance and Economics
Economics and finance major with a global focus.
Prepare for a wide range of careers in investments, banking, corporate finance, international trade, economic development, financial services, and economic policy. Courses in Business Law, Corporate Finance, Business Strategy, Economic Theory, Economics of Money, Investment and Banking, and Financial Portfolio & Investments cover the core financial and economic structures and functions underlying today’s dynamic career environment.
– Anthony Caporaso
Gain critical insight into the global economy and world affairs in Global Business Environment, Leadership in a Global Environment, Global Operations Management, Development Economics, and Global Finance & Economics.
– Cannon A O’Brien
Meet Finance & Economics major Scott Kiernan
Class of 2014
Scott was inspired by a Development Economics Class with President Lynn Gillette to pursue classes on international affairs and global leadership, and then to pivotal service learning experiences in South Africa. He was introduced to the former CEO and Director of Save the Children during the 2013 MiddCORE Program, and everything fell into line. . . . Read More
As a finance major, take an an interactive approach to developing the skills you will need to be competitive in today’s economy. Create and manage your own investment portfolios, testing your strategies to maximize returns against the market. Participate in a commercial bank management team competing against other “banks” functioning in a complex simulated environment in the senior Capstone class. Intern with local firms in venture capital, investing, merchant banking, accounting, and with the Reno Aces baseball team.
– Anna Canales
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Chair, Department of Business
Program Chair, Finance & Economics