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New Mexico State University

What Can I Do With a Major In Finance?

Finance is a major field in the area of business which involves the study of how money is stored, protected, received, distributed, and generally managed.

Areas of Focus

Corporate Finance, Public Finance, Portfolio Management, Investment Banking, Securities Exchange, Banking, Consumer Credit


Career Titles

Commodities Trader
Financial Planner 
Consumer Credit/Loan Officer 
Foreign Exchange Trader
Audit Manager
Government Official 
Bank Manager 
Cost Manager 
Industrial/Institutional Buyer
Bank Representative 
Insurance Agent/Broker 
Credit Counselor
International Trade Specialist
Branch Manager
Credit Manager
Investment Banker 
Budget Analyst 
Investment Researcher
Business Analyst 
Investor Relations
Loan Administrator 
External Auditor
Loan Officer 
Business Manager
Finance Writer
Loan Processor 
Chief Executive Officer
Financial Analyst 
Management Accountant 
Chief Financial Officer
Financial Consultant 
Market Research Analyst 
Claim Adjuster/Examiner
Financial Economist 
Mergers/Acquisitions Mgr
Mutual Fund Manager 
Property Manager 
Securities Analyst
Mutual Fund Trader
Rate Analyst
Securities Broker
Payroll Administrator 
Real Estate Developer 
Portfolio Analyst
Sales Analyst
Systems Analyst 
Treasury Management Specialist
Trust Analyst


Career Related Websites

Professional Finance Job Search & Career Information


Financial Job Network

Robert Half International Staffing - Finance and Accounting Jobs 

Nation Job

Career Magazine

Career Guide: Financial Planners & Business Managers

Career Bank  

Business Job Finder– Explore Business Careers: Finance