CFA Institute has welcomed Pace into the CFA Institute University Recognition Program.
These programs well position students to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation.
The CFA® charter has become the most respected and recognized investment credential in the world.
Your Lubin BBA in Finance is the perfect way to launch your career in one of the most profitable sectors of the economy.
Shape the financial futures of individuals and organizations
Explore finance on a global scale
Connect with executives at major financial institutions
Apply theory to practice in real business settings
You'll earn a respected BBA and be prepared to succeed across the broad spectrum of business and industry-and you'll do it in the heart of New York City's financial district.
Upon graduation 60 percent of Lubin's finance majors have job offers in hand, and many of those offers come from top-tier financial institutions.
The BBA in Finance will equip you with the knowledge, skills, and professional connections that will empower you to get ahead in your career faster. From the core theoretical financial principles to an abundance of opportunities to apply what you know in meaningful, real-world business settings, this program is proven and respected. Through Lubin you gain:
A solid foundation in the core areas of finance
A deep and broad investment perspective
A keen sense of 21st-century finance and the skills that matter
Preparation for various prestigious industry certifications including the CFA, FRM, and CFP
Lubin puts you at the center of the world's business life, through a network of alumni and corporate partners that reaches into major financial institutions, media companies, and growing businesses in every industry. Through our LinkedIn mentoring program, you will connect with prominent Lubin alumni in your field. We get you out of the classroom and into internships and career-opening events. We also get you out and involved in this lively metropolitan area. Both of our campuses give you the connections, the opportunities, and the access to launch your career successfully.
Take full advantage of your dedicated team of advisers while you're here. They can guide you through the program and into your career, opening doors and making connections for you.
Gain valuable experience in one or more internshipswith
internationally respected companies. Students majoring in Finance have interned at:
JP Morgan Chase
Madison Square Garden
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
RBC Capital Markets
The application process can feel stressful—lots of forms to fill out, deadlines, tours, interviews—but know that we are right here with you every step of the way. Visit the "How to Apply" page for easy guidelines for submitting your application. In addition to the application, official high school transcripts, and college transcripts (for transfer students), a personal statement/essay, and two letters of
recommendation in sealed envelopes are required for admission. SAT I, ACT, and/or TOEFL scores should be sent directly to the Admissions
For admission information, please contact:
New York City campus Undergraduate Admission Phone: 212-346-1323 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
As a finance professional, you'll be prepared for a lifetime of success in a wide variety of settings. And whether you want to join a corporation, government agency, financial institution, insurance company, or nonprofit organization, you'll have both the conceptual background and the tools that will lead to the success of your organization and your own career. Here's what to expect with a BBA in Finance:
Enjoy good pay: $50,507 is the average starting salary for BBA in Finance graduates (Source: Pace University Career Services Annual Reports) - the median salary for financial managers is $103,910 (Source: O*NET)
Global opportunities, thanks to the international perspective you've gained at Lubin
Excellent prospects for advancement to the highest levels
Make your career move with one of the over 300 employers who recruit Pace graduates every year
Varied industries and professional paths
Exciting opportunities at respected companies and organizations. Recent Lubin BBA in Finance graduates have begun their careers at:
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Citigroup Global Markets
Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Goldman Sachs & Co.
Moody's Investors Service
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Reliance Financial Partners
Spear, Leeds & Kellogg Specialists LLC
Join our distinguished alumni pursuing careers around the globe
In the center of Manhattan's business life, Lubin introduces you in person to the successful business leaders and multinational corporations you study in class. Learn directly from the world-class individuals who serve as an Executive- or Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Pace. We nurture relationships with many of the world's leading executives, to broaden and deepen your campus learning experiencefar beyond what you can expect at any other business school:
Meet top executives when they visit your classes and lecture on campus.
Attend seminars hosted by the
Options Industry Council.
Meet executives from Bloomberg in class.
Off campus, we get you through the door and behind the scenes for unique opportunities, thanks to our rich and well-developed network of alumni and corporate partners. Common locales include:
A Fortune 100 company headquarters in metropolitan New York City
The Fed: Research at the Federal Reserve - almost 100 Lubin alumni are employed here
NYSE: The rush of the trading floor
"Lubin has given me tremendous opportunities and career exposure that I am sure I could not have gotten anywhere else. Lubin’s excellent strategic location, in the core of the financial capital of the world, and the great finance program it offers, has helped me succeed both in my classes and in the workplace. I have accomplished my dream of landing an investment banking internship position in a "bulge bracket” bank that will potentially lead to a full-time offer. Lubin offers unique opportunities combined with an outstanding learning experience.”
- Federico Fermin '15
"Lubin offers tremendous opportunity for individuals desiring challenging, yet rewarding, careers in global finance. The comprehensive business program, coupled with quality mentorship, prepares students with necessary skills to transition from classroom to boardroom."
- Arnold Yu '11   Moody's
"My most impactful experience at Pace was through the Lubin Leaders program, as it gave me the opportunity to create an undergraduate thesis. Thereafter, my thesis served as a starting point for an article that Dr. Kadiyala and I collaborated on, resulting in a published article which included my name. This specifically allowed me to separate myself from the rest of those entering a very competitive and unstable job market in 2009."
- Gabriella Sierra '09
Global Expense Management, Morgan Stanley
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