Want to be responsible for the financial health of an organization? Do you want to manage income and expenses to keep an organization profitable? A finance major at the Ivy College of Business will teach you how to make the most of financial markets, manage risk, grow assets, and serve the diverse needs of shareholders, partners, and employees. Our professors will help you develop the skills you’ll need to correctly advise an individual or company on how they can gain capital. If you’re pursuing an advanced degree, the Master of Finance program is designed to prepare you for careers in corporate finance, financial analysis, investing, and wealth and risk management. Graduates go on to pursue diverse careers in banking, insurance, real estate, and all types of financial management.
The Department of Finance at Iowa State University hosts periodic research seminars and invites top finance scholars as our guest speakers to present their research. Our research workshops also allow faculty members to explore their own research in the form of brownbag presentations. The seminar series provides a forum for faculty members, graduate students, and invited guest speakers to present and discuss cutting edge research in all areas in finance.