Prepare for your future success in a financial career guided by exceptional faculty who embrace experiential learning.

Bryant Professor N. Asli Ascioglu helps a student by the Bloomberg Terminals inside the George E. Bello Center for Information and Technology.

At A Glance

What You’ll Learn:

  • Analytical and valuation concepts emphasized by financial professionals.
  • The ability to access and utilize financial data to drive decisions.
  • Specialize your finance coursework in banking, corporate finance, international finance, or investments.

What You'll Do:

  • Develop distinctive, real-world experience in banking, corporate finance, or investment settings.
  • Manage equity and fixed-income portfolios in the student-run Archway Investment Fund with more than $3 million in assets.
  • Earn a Bloomberg Market Concepts Certificate and prepare for Series 7, CFA Level 1, and Risk Management Association Credit Essentials exams.

Where You'll Go:

  • Major corporations, banks, or investment organizations.
  • Top graduate programs to advance your career preparation.

Program Level: Undergraduate

Offered As: Major, Minor

College/School: College of Business

Our Students

Where Our Students Go

Bryant's Finance graduates are making a difference in business, nonprofit, and government organizations and bringing their globally-influenced philosophy to prestigious graduate programs.

  • Aetna
  • Apple
  • Blackrock
  • Cambridge Associates
  • Citizens Bank
  • Dell EMC
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Merrill Lynch
  • PwC
  • Raytheon
  • Textron
  • Boston College
  • Bryant University
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • Georgetown University
  • Harvard University
  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • University of Chicago Booth School of Business
  • Wake Forest School of Law

Bulldogs in Action

Group photo of Walk Down Wall Street 2024

Experiential Education

  • Shadow and network with accomplished Finance alumni, such as the annual Walk on Wall Street.
  • Industry partnerships enable unique opportunities to obtain professional experience and designations.
  • Partnerships include: Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP designation); Certified Financial Analyst Society (CFA designation); Charted Alternative Investment Association (CAIA designation); SPARK Institute; University Partnership with Rhode Island Bankers’ Association; and University Partnership with Bloomberg.
  • Secure a supervised Finance internship, available in a variety of industries, through our nationally recognized Amica Center for Career Education.
  • Attend professional conferences, including the International G.A.M.E. Forum, a conference featuring a global investments competition in which Bryant has placed first, and hear from leading industrial experts.


  • Archway Investment Fund
  • National Financial Plan Competition
  • Present original research at annual Research and Engagement Day

Clubs and Organizations

  • Bryant Finance Association
  • Smart Women in Finance
  • Financial Inclusion Society
  • Collegiate DECA
  • Real Estate Club
  • Wealth Management Club


  • Community Activism and Leadership Organization
  • Special Olympics
  • Community Leadership Rhode Island
  • Financial literacy program for Rhode Island high schools

Learn from Expert Faculty

Our esteemed faculty includes a financial economist previously with the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency in Washington, D.C., a former vice president of two private banks, a former senior finance officer for multinational firms in Chile, a financial planner and wealth consultant in industry and private practice, and a former hedge fund chief investment officer.

About This Program