About the department

The department of finance at San Diego State University offers undergraduate degree programs in the areas of finance, financial services and real estate. Graduate students can earn MBAs with specialization in finance, as well as an MSBA in financial and tax planning. Career opportunities for finance graduates include positions with business and nonprofit organizations in financial management, protection of assets, client services, evaluation and selection of securities for investment portfolios and loan management, financial and estate planning along with wealth management, and real estate services, development and property management.

The Finance Department is part of the AACSB-accredited Fowler College of Business. We currently have 13 full-time professors and 1 emeritus professor teaching on a part-time basis. Approximately 950 students are enrolled in our undergraduate majors and 25 graduate students in our MBA specialization and MSBA FTP programs.