Finance, Bachelor of Science

The Peter J. Tobin College of Business
Queens Campus, Staten Island Campus


The undergraduate degree program in finance is designed to prepare students for careers in the fast-paced ever-changing world of business.    Our state-of-the-art Financial Information Lab allows students to gain expertise with hardware and software such as the Bloomberg terminals that are ubiquitous in the finance industry.   Our Student Managed Investment Fund course gives students an opportunity to put into practice what they’ve learned in the classroom by managing a portion of the university’s endowment.  Our distinguished faculty possess a wide range of experience and hold professional designations including the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Charted Financial Analyst (CFA) certifications.  

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Admission requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Economics and Finance are identical to those currently outlined for admission to a four-year bachelor of sciences in The Peter J. Tobin College of Business.

For more information about admission to this and other undergraduate programs at St. John’s University, please contact us directly at the campus of your choice:

Admission Office - Queens Campus


Admission Office -  Staten Island campus

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Career Outcomes

After completing our program in finance, graduates will have the critical thinking and analytical skills that both public and private sector employers value.  Our graduates have gone on to successful and rewarding careers at some of the world’s leading businesses.  Graduates that seek to further their education will find their training at the Tobin College of Business has prepared them for the rigors required for post-graduate success.

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Global Approach to Education

In today’s global economy, study abroad is becoming a necessity for success in the business world. Tobin’s Global Destination Courses (GDC) offer business students multiple short-term study abroad options during the fall and spring semesters. Past locations include: Ecuador, South America; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Santiago, Chile; Lima, Peru and Dublin, Ireland.

The Office of Global Studies also offers the opportunity to spend a semester traveling to our Rome, Italy; Paris, France and Seville, Spain campuses through their Discover the World: Europe program. 

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Additional Information

The Tobin College also offers students a unique opportunity to gain real world experience through our GLOBE Micro Loan Program, Service Learning Projects and Executive-in-Residence Program. Our internship program provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable business experience at a wide range of businesses in the New York metropolitan area.

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Success Story

Associate Professor
Data, Neumann observed, is what the Financial Information Lab is all about.