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Go beyond the numbers to learn how to make sound financial decisions, from the stock market to financial planning.

Our Finance major prepares students for careers as financial planners, commercial and investment bankers, stockbrokers and security dealers, and participants in the fields of risk management, derivatives markets, international trade and international markets. At York College, one of the best colleges for finance, we also encourage our senior majors to consider pursuing professional designations, such as certified financial planner and chartered financial analyst.

Our finance program sets you up for postgraduate studies or to enter the job market with a real-world experience.
The NASDAQ Trading Lab at York College of Pennsylvania, a unique learning classroom for finance majors

Real-time stock market information. Real-time learning. NASDAQ Trading Lab

Get instantaneous insight of financial markets right in our innovative classroom, equipped with professional software.

Finance degree at York College
You'll get one-on-one attention, access to professional tools, and internship opportunities as a finance major.

Your future in Finance

Our graduates have gone on to work for Aerotek, Glatfelter Insurance Group, T Rowe Price Associates and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. What can a finance degree do for you? You can work in corporate finance, commercial and investment banking, financial planning, financial analysis and risk management. Consider these careers in finance:
  • Financial or Budget Analysts
  • Personal Financial Advisors and Financial Managers
  • Loan Officers and Credit Analysts
  • Real Estate Brokers and Real Estate Sales Agents
  • Stock Brokers, Investment Bankers, and more
Dr. James Forjan, York College associate professor of finance
"Our students feel springboarded to success"
James Forjan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Finance
Graham School of Business
Contact Us
Nicole Cornell-Sadowski, Ph.D., Finance Coordinator
Willman Business Center, Room 216
Phone: 717.815.1952
Hours 8:30 a.m.- 5 p.m.

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