College of Business Administration
Department of Finance
www.kent.edu/business/finance


Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers*

Budget analysts

  • 3.4% about as fast as the average
  • 55,400 number of jobs
  • $78,970 potential earnings

Business teachers, postsecondary

  • 12.0% much faster than the average
  • 105,100 number of jobs
  • $88,010 potential earnings

Chief executives

  • -10.0% decline
  • 287,900 number of jobs
  • $185,950 potential earnings

Compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists

  • 7.9% faster than the average
  • 94,400 number of jobs
  • $67,190 potential earnings

Credit analysts

  • -4.8% decline
  • 74,900 number of jobs
  • $74,970 potential earnings

Compliance officers

  • 4.6% about as fast as the average
  • 337,600 number of jobs
  • $71,100 potential earnings

Cost estimators

  • -1.5% decline
  • 214,200 number of jobs
  • $66,610 potential earnings

Financial and investment analysts, financial risk specialists, and financial specialists, all other

  • 5.5% faster than the average
  • 487,800 number of jobs
  • $83,660 potential earnings

Financial managers

  • 15.5% much faster than the average
  • 697,900 number of jobs
  • $134,180 potential earnings

Financial examiners

  • 7.3% faster than the average
  • 66,900 number of jobs
  • $81,430 potential earnings

General and operations managers

  • 5.8% faster than the average
  • 2,486,400 number of jobs
  • $103,650 potential earnings

Insurance appraisers, auto damage

  • -4.0% decline
  • 15,900 number of jobs
  • $65,550 potential earnings

Insurance sales agents

  • 5.5% faster than the average
  • 501,300 number of jobs
  • $52,180 potential earnings

Insurance underwriters

  • -6.2% decline
  • 114,700 number of jobs
  • $71,790 potential earnings

Loan officers

  • 3.2% about as fast as the average
  • 316,900 number of jobs
  • $63,960 potential earnings

Personal financial advisors

  • 4.4% about as fast as the average
  • 263,000 number of jobs
  • $89,330 potential earnings

Property appraisers and assessors

  • 2.9% slower than the average
  • 75,100 number of jobs
  • $58,650 potential earnings

Real estate brokers

  • 2.6% slower than the average
  • 100,700 number of jobs
  • $60,370 potential earnings

Real estate sales agents

  • 2.3% slower than the average
  • 376,500 number of jobs
  • $49,040 potential earnings

Securities, commodities, and financial services sales agents

  • 3.7% about as fast as the average
  • 464,200 number of jobs
  • $64,770 potential earnings

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.