Employers Value Finance Majors
The Department of Finance is committed to the professional advancement and success of students seeking careers in this field. Our diverse course offerings range from corporate asset management to international banking to financial derivatives. We provide the necessary skills and knowledge base that will enable you to successfully pursue many career opportunities in today’s rapidly changing, global economy. Our full-time faculty members hold doctorates from top business schools in the United States and Europe. The faculty’s classroom teaching is regularly enhanced by their experience drawn from executive education programs at organizations such as AT&T, IBM, NationsBank, BankSouth, SouthTrust Bank and United Parcel Service as well as international outfits in Europe and South America.
GAMx is a top skill for Financial Analysts at Ernst Young.
Finance graduates working as Marketing Directors can earn $136K on average.
49.6% of Finance grads have a master's degree.
Financial Modeling is a top skill for finance grads that has been trending up since 2016.
Top skills for Finance interns include Variance Analysis, Corporate Finance and Forecasting.
Suntrust, AT&T and Bank of America Merrill Lynch are the top three employers of GSU Finance grads.
The top skill of GSU Finance grads who work at Wells Fargo is Project Portfolio Management.
The average salary for all Finance graduates from GSU is $102K.
Outside of Georgia, Florida attracts the most Finance grads from GSU.
The top three industries for GSU Finance grads after Finance are IT, Hospitality and Retail.
TOP EMPLOYERS OF GSU FINANCE GRADS AND AVERAGE SALARY
Current Average Salary by Degree Level for All Majors
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
|$54.2K Bachelors||$71.8K Masters||$79.4K Doctorate|