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Finance

Designed for students who seek an in-depth knowledge of the theory and practice of modern finance.

Finance students will undergo rigorous academic and real-world training to develop the necessary analytical and technical financial skills for success in the business world. 

Through the use of relevant case studies of current businesses and in-depth projects that explore their financial decision-making strategies, MC equips students to succeed in today's market.

Students are encouraged to take advantage of the numerous internship opportunities with businesses in the Jackson-Metro area. Professors equip them to gain entry into positions in the corporate finance area, banks and other financial institutions, as well as the field of investments and financial services.

Investment Club

The MC Investment Club manages an actual $100,000 fund provided by the School, providing students real-world experience in investing and portfolio management. During the club's regular meetings, student members gather to discuss current market conditions, recent market news, market forecasts, and investment analysis.

Delta Mu Delta

Mississippi College’s business students get plenty of opportunities to shine. One option is Delta Mu Delta, the national honor society for outstanding business students. Delta Mu Delta encourages scholastic achievement in business and recognizes high-performing students with honors and awards.

Study Abroad

Build on your business training with a global outlook at Mississippi College. MC offers study abroad programs in Costa Rica, France, London, Austria, Seoul and Spain. You can take classes and earn credit while strengthening your language skills and broadening your cultural horizons.

Finance

As a finance major, you’ll take courses in topics such as:

  • Investments
  • Financial accounting
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Money & Financial Institutions
  • Business Statistics
  • Strategic Management

A High-Quality Facility for a High-Quality Program

Mississippi College’s School of Business is located in Self Hall, a state-of-the-art learning facility. Recently updated with a multi-million dollar renovation, Self Hall features building-wide wireless internet and up-to-the-minute stock tickers displayed throughout the building. Labs are equipped with up-to-date computer technology and specialized software for business applications.

Finance

Opportunities

The School of Business partners with local, national and international businesses to provide benefits to our community and valuable learning opportunities to students like you. These organizations include:

  • State Farm Insurance
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Regions Bank
  • KPMG LLP
  • Horne LLP

Take the next step

We’d love to connect with you to help you begin your journey to becoming a
Mississippi College graduate. Visit campus, request info, or apply today.