If you're interested in finance and investment, New York City — the financial capital of the world — is the place to attend college. The Gabelli School of Business offers a top-notch undergraduate program in finance and has strong ties to the city's most prominent financial-services firms, from Goldman Sachs to Credit Suisse to JPMorgan Chase.
Our finance curriculum prepares students for any of the three main career paths within the field: corporate finance, investment management and financial institutions. Students customize their academic program with guidance from their deans and from a finance pre-professional advisor who also connects them with internships and jobs.
Finance is one of the most popular fields among Gabelli students, who are aided in their career search by a wide network of Fordham alumni in finance.
Meet one of them: Robert J. Franz (GSB '95), Head of U.S. Credit Trading and Global Distressed at Credit Suisse.
Students may choose a major or concentration in finance. Each of these draws on a selection of courses designed to prepare students for the highly competitive, highly quantitative field of finance here in New York and in global financial centers such as London and Hong Kong.
Finance students benefit from enrichment opportunities that include: