To inquire about this program:
Admission Office | 312-362-8300

DePaul's Finance program will provide you with a solid foundation in financial management and an understanding of public and private financial processes, financial markets, analysis and investments.

As a Finance major, you will take courses in:

  • Corporate finance​
  • Financial statements analysis
  • Investment theory and practice
  • Money and banking
  • Quantitative reasoning
  • Risk management
You will also take multiple elective courses. Depending on your career goals, you may take a series of courses that focus on one of the following areas:

  • Banking and financial services
  • Corporate financial management
  • Investment analysis/ management
  • Risk management
DePaul's Driehaus College of Business is located in downtown Chicago, in the heart of the city's financial district, providing you with countless opportunities to intern and work professionally with leading companies in the business industry. You are encouraged to complete an internship with a Chicago-area business during the summer preceding either your junior or senior year.

If you are interested in the Finance Honors Program, you may apply during your junior year and, if admitted, will begin honors courses in spring quarter of your junior year.

Internship Possibilities

  • Blackhawk Realty
  • Chicago Board of Trade
  • Chicago Federal Reserve Bank
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • Klarian Capital Group
  • Merrill Lynch
  • Morningstar, Inc.
  • Prudential Securities
  • UBS Financial Services, Inc.



What can you do with this degree?

  • Banking
  • Budget analysis
  • Consulting
  • Financial advising
  • Financial analysis
  • International business
  • Investment operations
  • Investor relations
  • Market research
  • Portfolio management