Finance

Faculty: Faculty of Business Administration
Degree(s): Bachelor of Business Administration
Campus: Fredericton

Finance is about finding the most effective way to use the money you have, the money you'll make, and the money you'll spend.

UNB’s Finance program will teach you how to plan, manage, and analyze an organization’s financial activities and make important investment decisions that will maximize profits. You’ll learn about key business principles, such as investments, budgets, and mergers and acquisitions, and you’ll explore how individuals and businesses use resources over time.

Why Finance at UNB?

At UNB's Fredericton campus you can specialize in finance by completing the honours or concentration, and you’ll have the opportunity to train at UNB’s state-of-the-art Financial Lab and work toward Bloomberg certification.

You’ll learn from top-notch instructors recognized nationally and internationally for teaching and research. Our small class sizes mean greater interaction between you, your instructors, and your peers.

Hands-on learning:

  • Finance internship
  • Co-operative Education (Co-op) program accredited by the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education.
  • Student Investment Fund coursework – manage a fund now worth over $8 million, and prepare for Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation
  • Finance club – networking opportunities with financial professionals

Skills you will acquire:

  • Proficient with financial software such as Bloomberg (can lead to Bloomberg certification)
  • Manage assets and liabilities of a publicly-owned enterprise
  • Manage and analyze financial assets (securities)
  • Understand how global economic situations impact financial planning and decisions
  • Understand capital markets

More info

For more information, visit the Faculty of Business Administration's website.

Admission Requirements

For admission requirements, select "Business" in our admission requirements tool.

Sample Courses

  • ADM 4421: Mergers and Acquisitions
  • ADM 4450: Student Investment Fund
  • ADM 4435: Entrepreneurial Finance
  • ADM 4455: International Financial Management

Careers

  • Financial Assistant
  • Financial Estimator
  • Associate Accountant
  • Financial Advisor
  • Mortgage Sales Associate
  • Financial Estimator
  • Loan/Mortgage Officer
  • Entrepreneur