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In-demand, interesting work, a high salary: everything you want in a career.

Almost every established company has a finance division, whether it's in healthcare or computer software or transportation. When you understand money, you’re vital to your organization. And, because of shifting trends, every day is different, so every day you have to figure out what works best. So be prepared for a career that's challenging, dynamic and rewarding.

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The demand for financial managers is projected to grow by 17% through 2030.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


You've got a high potential salary as a financial analyst: the median salary for this field is $81,410.
Occupational Outlook Handbook


Want to launch your career close to home? In June of 2022, 453 finance and accounting jobs were available in Green Bay, WI on

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Career Options

With a finance degree, you have a solid background in the world of business, so your opportunities are virtually endless. Possible job titles include:

  • Budget Analyst
  • Financial Manager
  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Business Owner
  • Investment Banker
  • Financial Analyst
  • Venture Capitalist
  • Real Estate Professional
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Commercial Banker

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Where recent graduates work

Within six months of graduation, 98% of our students in the Cofrin School of Business found a job, were continuing their education or joined the military. Take a page from their book, and view where they first landed:

  • Schneider
  • Associated Bank
  • Marinette Insurance and Financial Services
  • Nicolet National Bank
  • Acuity Insurance
  • Community First Credit Union
  • Jack Schroeder & Associates
  • JFQ Lending
  • Wipfli Financial
  • Loyality

Level Up

Further your career, increase your salary earning potential and develop your knowledge with a master’s degree. The Cofrin School of Business offers three graduate-level programs, but you can explore more options through Career Services.

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Impact MBA

The business world is experiencing a revolution; our Impact MBA reflects that. With a focus on new ideas and technology like interactive AI and tax reforms, our program prepares future leaders like you.

Impact MBA

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Data Science MS

With a master's degree in data science, you'll be invaluable for organizations through big insights and better decisions. As one of the fastest-growing professions, you're set for success.

Data Science

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MS Management

Regardless of your academic background, our MS Management program is flexible and designed for working professionals. Get the tools you need to be a business leader.

MS Management

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With over 30 years in the finance industry in banking, trust, insurance and consulting, Professor Kevin Jaklin can help you determine your career path.

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