409B Copeland Hall
Athens, OH 45701
120 Chubb Hall
1 Ohio University
Athens, OH 45710
The Department of Finance offers courses in business financial management (both national and international), banking and financial institutions, investments and security markets, real estate finance, and risk and insurance.
Students graduating with a major in finance usually find positions in banking, insurance, investments, corporate finance, or government. They typically start as analysts, management trainees, strategists, budgeting officers, or planners.
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The College of Business provides a distinctive learning environment that actively engages students, faculty, and the business community in developing knowledge and skills relevant for success in a complex, global economy.
This environment stimulates student learning and faculty research so that our graduates are able to: a) apply a holistic, integrated approach to business problems; b) apply the communication, leadership, team and technological skills needed to succeed in their business careers; c) understand how to work with people from other cultures and to operate effectively in other countries; and d) understand the social responsibilities of individuals and organizations and evaluate the ethical dimensions of decisions in a business context.
Established in 1804, Ohio University is the oldest public institution of higher learning in the state of Ohio and the first in the Northwest Territory. Admission to Ohio University is granted to the best-qualified applicants as determined by a selective admission policy.