Finance at Bryant

Our program, ranked No. 12 in the country by College Factual, helps Finance students develop a problem-solving, decision analysis framework centered around value creation and serving the consumer.
Bryant Professor Asli Ascioglu

About This Department

Finance – the art and science of managing money – is about making decisions that add value to corporations and individuals. As a discipline, finance also includes investment management for individuals and institutions, as well as the management of financial institutions such as banks and insurance companies.

College Factual ranks our finance program No. 12 in the country, with resources and opportunities that put it in the top 1% of the country's most-focused programs. Undergraduates may select concentrations in Finance or Financial Services. A Finance minor also is available. MBA students may choose to specialize in Global Finance. The C.V. Starr Financial Markets Center supports students' coursework. Bryant is a participant in the prestigious CFA Institute University Affiliation Program.

Top students undertake a two-course program managing the Archway Investment Fund, a real-world portfolio of nearly $1.4 million.

Department Chair

Department Highlight

The student-run Archway Investment Fund provides Bryant University students with the opportunity to manage an investment portfolio following the principles used by financial professionals around the globe. With faculty guidance, students develop the skills and investment protocols to manage a portfolio of approximately $1.4 million

Department Highlight

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Rankings

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Rankings

College Factual 2019 ranks our Finance program No. 12 in the country, with resources and opportunities that put it in the top 1% of the country's most-focused programs. U.S. News & World Report 2019 Best College rankings also list Bryant as No. 10 in the Regional Universities North category.