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Khawaja Mamun, Ph.D.
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Help Businesses and Individuals Build the Future

Develop the knowledge you need to understand investments, markets and wealth management. Apply your financial savvy to help organizations function and individuals invest.

Earn Your Degree in Finance at Sacred Heart University

This program provides students with the theory, analytical skills and technical expertise necessary for success as a finance professional.

Sacred Heart’s finance program is the first program in Connecticut, and one of the only in the nation, to partner with the CFA Society to develop an investment program for investment professionals. Students also benefit from the Problem-Based Learning Lab, an experiential learning program that exposes students to real-world business problems that require real-time solutions.

Students can pursue their finance degree through a variety of programs:




Find your place in the world of finance.

Finance graduates often pursue careers as:

  • Bankers
  • Financial analysts
  • Investment portfolio managers/analysts
  • Investment security traders/analysts

Graduates of the program have been hired by:

  • General Electric Corporation
  • GE Capital
  • People’s United Bank
  • UBS
  • Bank of America
  • The World Bank
  • Bloomberg
  • Interactive Brokers
  • Diageo
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Morgan Stanley
  • EuroPacific Capital
  • US Trust
  • Blum Shapiro
  • PriceWaterhouse Coopers

Invest in your future. Learn more about Sacred Heart’s finance programs today.

Latest News

Employer Provided Health Insurance: Are Two Options Too Many?

November 10, 2017

The Jack Welch College of Business will host University of Dayton Associate Professor of Economics and Finance Trevor Collier, Ph.D., for the 2017 Research Forum. He will present his paper, “Employer Provided Health Insurance: Are Two Options Too Many?” Monday, November 13, at 11 a.m. - Martire Business & Communication Center – W310.

SHU Recognized by Colleges of Distinction for Academic Excellence

June 14, 2017

Sacred Heart University has yet again been recognized by the higher education organization Colleges of Distinction for its academic excellence. Colleges of Distinction’s mission is to help parents and students find the right colleges by producing a guidebook with the necessary information on the finest colleges and universities. The organization most recently awarded SHU with badges for its first-rate business, education and nursing programs.

Sacred Heart University Hosts Visitors from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

April 27, 2017

FAIRFIELD, Conn.—A team from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, toured Sacred Heart University last week and signed a formal agreement of partnership between the two universities. The day’s agenda included a presentation in the Martire Forum about “Monetary Policy in an Emerging Country,” given by Atiur Rahman, former governor of Bangladesh Bank (the central bank of Bangladesh, BB) and now a professor in the University of Dhaka’s Department of Development Studies.