Best Colleges for Finance
Finance majors emerge from their undergraduate study as budding experts in areas such as stocks, bonds, wealth management, financial planning, investment banking, and venture capitalism. Future Wall Street wolves are made at colleges and universities that serve as direct pipelines into major financial firms such as Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase, or BlackRock would do well to explore the institutions listed below. The geographically diverse schools that we selected for our list of the Best Colleges for Finance all have excellent reputations with the world’s most powerful investment banks as well as at the premier graduate programs, for those who wish to continue on to an MBA or other advanced business degree.
Click the links below for more information about each college's finance program. Click here to read our methodology. Finally, note that although some of the colleges featured below do not offer a formal major in finance, their undergraduate offerings in this subject area are so strong that they warrant inclusion on our list.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of California, Berkeley
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of Southern California
University of Washington - Seattle
University of Wisconsin - Madison
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