Finance and Commercial Law

Thinking about majoring in finance? 

Here's what you can expect from the major, Western Michigan University and your career.

Students develop a broad understanding of financial decision-making. Core courses provide a strong foundation for building knowledge and skills, while internships and participation in students organizations offer additional opportunities for engaging in the financial industry. Graduates are prepared for careers in:

  • Investment banking
  • Commercial banking
  • Corporate finance
  • Money management
  • Real estate
  • Insurance
  • Personal financial planning

Explore our programs.

Check out career resources from the Haworth College of Business Career Center.

Find out what WMU will mean to you. Schedule a customized visit.

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Come for a half-day visit—a great way to see what it’s really like to be a BUSINESS BRONCO at Western Michigan University with our Grab The Reins program!

This program partners you with current Haworth College of Business students at the top of their programs. Classes, life in the residence halls, student organizations, internships, networking, social events—just ask!