The importance of finance has grown dramatically in recent years. The responsibilities of financial executives have been expanding to the point that they are involved in the most profound decisions affecting the strategy of business operations. All the aspects of business affairs ultimately are reduced to dollar terms, and the financial officers’ intimate knowledge of the intricacies of financial operations place them in a vital role in corporate management.

Students at St. Andrews are given a wide exposure to the field of finance. Study in money and banking, business finance, and investments acquaints the student with the major fields of finance and provides the student with undergraduate training for immediate entrance into a career in many areas of finance.