Ian Kervick-Jimenex '13 had the opportunity to
intern with Merrill Lynch this past semester.

About the Program

Finance is concerned with securing, managing, and investing money. These functions are carried out within the context of a profit-seeking firm, a non-profit entity or a government agency. Study in this area focuses on banking procedures, bank accounts, loan, interest credit, trusts, investments, accounting procedures, budget and financing and security.


A concentration in finance is achieved by completion of the following program with a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0: Economics 232, Business Administration 242, 342, 442 plus three units selected from Economics 242, 247, 252, or Business Administration 142, 315, 322, 341, 345, and 416. Admission to the concentration requires an overall grade point average of 2.0 and a 2.0 grade point average in all courses that are prerequisites to concentration courses.

Compilation of Credit Form for Concentrations

Roanoke student interns at prestigious financial firm

Roanoke student interns at prestigious financial firm

Sarmadi does a lot more than fetch coffee for financial brokers, including Roanoke alum Brandon Reynolds ’00. He has been able to research liquidations and help create portfolios for clients while also attending and participating in conferences and meetings during his summer internship in Atlanta, Ga.

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