Fermanian School of Business

You've heard it said before: money makes the world go round. When you study finance at the Fermanian School of Business, you'll discover more than the bottom line. If you are interested in making a difference in the world through fair practices of buying and selling and the ethical distribution of goods and services, studying finance offers many fulfilling career options!


Companies large and small, as well as nonprofit organizations, hire individuals to help them plan for financial health and longevity. If you are good with numbers, have strong communication skills, and are interested in the role of finances in corporate, nonprofit and individual arenas, finance may be the right concentration for you.

PLNU offers a major in business administration with a concentration in entrepreneurship/finance through our Fermanian School of Business. You will be able to take courses in investment, money and banking, small businesses, real estate, and nonprofit management, accounting, marketing, economics, and other business-related classes. We'll prepare you for your future financial career by integrating theory, technology, and practice. There is also a strong emphasis on ethics and real world preparation.

Special Features

  • Resources including the Fermanian Business Center promote student and business interaction through internships, informational interviews, and networking events.
  • Accredited by The Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs
  • Networking opportunities
  • Internships
  • Practical emphasis in addition to theory

Career Opportunities

  • Financial analyst
  • Budget analyst
  • Financial planner
  • Loan consultant
  • Loan officer
  • Financial manager
  • CFO
  • Insurance underwriter
  • Real estate professional
  • Stockbroker