Best Finance colleges in Maine 2021

Are you good at math, interested in investing and budgeting, or want to crunch numbers for businesses? Well lucky you! Earning your degree in finance may be your calling. Finance is the study of money and how it’s created and managed, which includes investments, assets, and liabilities. Common coursework includes financial markets, corporate finance, and risk assessment.

Where this degree can get tricky is in understanding how it differs from accounting. Generally speaking, finance is more focused on a wider area of the business and financial sector, including economics, banking, and business. Accounting focuses more on financial reports and records. At some universities, finance may be a stand-alone major, and at other schools, most likely smaller schools, it may be an emphasis or concentration within a business administration degree. Common careers of those with this degree include financial analysts, wealth advisors, and investment bankers.

Best Finance colleges in Maine for 2021

University of Maine offers 1 Finance, General degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small suburb. In 2019, 72 Finance, General students graduated with students earning 72 Bachelor's degrees.

University of Southern Maine offers 2 Finance, General degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 24 Finance, General students graduated with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees.

List of all Finance colleges in Maine

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Maine Logo University of Maine Orono, ME
3/5
21 : 1 11,561
University of Southern Maine Logo University of Southern Maine Portland, ME
3/5
29 : 1 8,429
Saint Joseph's College of Maine Logo Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish, ME
5/5
25 : 1 1,987
Thomas College Logo Thomas College Waterville, ME
5/5
56 : 1 1,949
Husson University Logo Husson University Bangor, ME
4/5
28 : 1 3,744

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