Finance

  • College

    School of Business

  • Degree

    BBA

  • Location

    Macon

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Manage investments and assets

Students in Mercer’s Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance program learn how to improve the financial health and effective risk management of businesses, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. Through coursework taught by our dedicated faculty, students will be prepared to tackle financial issues in the business world after graduation.

Gain experience

Finance majors develop skills required to deal with funds and monetary management through a variety of courses, covering topics such as: investments, corporate mergers and acquisitions, and derivatives.

Launch your career

Financial professionals have careers in personal financial planning, wealth management, and supply chain management. Individuals who successfully earn a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in Finance can go on to work as business professionals in positions including:

  • Budget Analyst
  • Commercial Banking Representative
  • Credit Analyst
  • Financial Consultant
  • Merger and Acquisition Analyst
  • Treasury Analyst
Recent placements of Mercer Finance graduates include positions with:
  • Blue Bird Corporation
  • E*TRADE
  • Kimley-Horn & Associates
  • Regions Financial Corporation

Learn more about our Finance major

SPECIAL CONSIDERATION PROGRAM

Mercer undergraduate students may be eligible for special admission consideration for a graduate business program through the Special Consideration Program. Students can take advantage of waivers for both the GMAT requirement and the application fee, and enjoy additional benefits, including a 30% tuition benefit toward earning their graduate business degree at Mercer.

Mercer gave me a top-notch education, a school I could call home, and friends I could call family. I graduated full of confidence because I could see the positive changes in myself that I attribute to the comprehensive education I received.

Matthew Long
Finance, '17
Financial Advisor, AXA Advisors

Mercer's professors are unparalleled. They taught me to challenge my own mind and inclinations, sharpened the focus of my intellectual endeavors, encouraged me to be always open-minded while still holding true to my beliefs, and pushed me to the best version of myself.

Megan Mandula
Finance, '17
Reporting Analyst, EARNEST Partners

I rely daily on knowledge that I learned from courses in the business school, and having a background in finance and economics has greatly helped me in understanding and addressing the needs of clients from a corporate law perspective.

Will Betts
Finance, '13
Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Mercer has a strong network of alumni that I was able to leverage to discover new avenues and job opportunities that assisted in the start of my business career, and I will continue to utilize and reciprocate the support of this amazing resource for years to come.

Sam Arrington
Finance and Economics, '13
Finance Rotational Program, Pfizer

I owe a large part of my success to Mercer University, specifically the Finance department, which taught me the skills I use every day to run my company. From advanced financial calculations used to project, to the accounting I use to do my books, Mercer gave me the tools I needed.

Carter McKinnon, Jr.
Finance, '16
Managing Partner, Principal - Hiram Industrial Real Estate

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Meet the Faculty

Mercer’s School of Business is supported by a talented group of faculty and staff who serve as mentors, coaches, teachers, and experts in their fields. They are committed to equipping the next generation of business leaders in the classroom and beyond.

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