Finance: Applied, real-world experience to manage assets and investments
Unlock the world of finance at Saunders College of Business. Our faculty go beyond the numbers, incorporating the latest financial analytics and data trends to ensure you are prepared to enter a career in finance. Choose from courses in corporate finance, financial management, risk and valuation and more. Obtain the skills and tools that can advance your career.
Business & Technology
The traditional lines between accounting, finance, and management are dissolving, and technology is changing at a rapid pace. The accounting programs at Saunders keeps you ahead of the game through expert teaching of information systems and innovative accounting solutions. Leverage the resources at your disposal to start your careers off on the right path. Our graduates who chose to sit for the CPA exam consistently meet and exceed New York State CPA passing rates.
For successful organizations, accountants serve a strategic role that is more than just number crunching and financial reporting. Accountants must provide the foundation for the execution of corporate strategy, serve as business advisors and understand how to leverage cutting-edge technologies. RIT’s tradition of applied learning ensures you will have opportunities for real-world experiences in and outside the classroom.
Your Future: Unlocked
Guided by our accounting advisory board, courses reflect the latest trends and business needs. Often this manifests in courses that will educate you on the best ways to utilize technology in making the best possible business decisions. Courses and electives range from taxation, forensic accounting and fraud examination, and accounting information systems, and all draw upon the latest advancements in technology. It’s up to you to choose which direction to take your studies.
Join the Network
While at Saunders College, you have access to a team of academic and career advisors to assist you in your graduate studies. Upon graduation, you will be well prepared to employ the skills you have gained in any type of organization, from Fortune 500 companies to smaller, local businesses and non-profit organizations. Join a network of nearly 19,000 Saunders College of Business alumni and nearly 125,000 RIT alumni around the world.
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MS Comparison: Finance vs. Computational Finance
Traditional jobs in banking, investment banking, corporate (e.g., Financial Analyst, Credit Officer)
Quantitative oriented jobs in banking, hedge funds, corporate (e.g., Risk Manager, Quantitative Financial Analyst, Portfolio Manager, Data Scientist/Analyst)