Admissions

Freshmen

All freshmen enter Mays majoring in BUAD. Lower-level business students (freshmen and sophomores) receive advising from Undergraduate Advising Office  in room 238 of the Wehner Building.  They advise students which lower-level courses are needed to apply for upper division status and declare a major.

Student Profiles

Finance student profiles are diverse, but generally possess the following skills and characteristics:

  • Problem solvers who thrive under pressure
  • Analytical thinkers who understand the time value of money
  • Energetic leaders with excellent communication, public speaking, and presentation skills

Application Requirements

Review application requirements for the BBA in Finance program.

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Program

Overview

The finance major involves coursework in three distinct academic areas:

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Experiences

We provide students with the opportunity to build their professional perspectives through engagement in internships, High Impact Learning Opportunities, and certificate programs.

Stay Connected

Learn more about news, events, and activities that relate to you as a finance major.

 

Outcomes

Employment

Our alumni are employed in an esteemed network of agencies in a range fields including:

  • Commercial banking
  • Wealth management advising
  • Investment banking
  • Trading
  • Corporate finance

Networking

The Business Student Council offers many opportunities for networking throughout the year, including a multi-day career fair attended by nearly 200 industry professionals.

Advising

The finance department offers academic advising to upper-level undergraduate students by appointment only. Please email an advisor below to schedule an appointment.

Dr. Larry Callis lcallis@mays.tamu.edu

Ms. Rebecca Itz ritz@mays.tamu.edu

Opportunities

Scholarships

Together, Texas A&M University and the finance department offer a number of scholarship opportunities for current and prospective students.

Enrichment

The Maroon Fund is a student organization that provides an opportunity for live angle capital fund management under the oversight and mentoring of Research Valley Funds and member investors.

Learn about the Maroon Fund and other enrichment programs.

Study Abroad

Study abroad programs are designed to inspire and inform students as well as promote cross cultural competence and disciplinary scholarship.

 

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