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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

Welch College of Business to Host Spring Research Day

April 10, 2018

The Jack Welch College of Business (WCOB) will host the second Research Day of the academic year on Wednesday, April 25, in the Martire Forum at 2 p.m. The College was the first at Sacred Heart University to start this initiative back in 2016. WCOB faculty members will present their current research papers on a variety of topics in poster format. Students, join for this opportunity to learn more about the research of your teachers. Research assistant sign-up forms will be available at the event.

SHU Magazine: Doctorate Student Establishes College and Student Loan Advising Certification

January 8, 2018

Students in Sacred Heart University’s doctorate of business administration (DBA) in finance don’t have to wait for graduation to become leaders. The program attracts and equips a high caliber of professionals, like Ross Riskin, who plans to graduate with a finance concentration in 2020.

Doctorate in Business Administration Program Recognized by College Choice

December 15, 2017

Sacred Heart University’s doctorate of business administration program was ranked one of the best in the state and in the nation by College Choice, an independent online publication dedicated to helping students and their families find the right college.