At EMU, the dedicated finance faculty are passionate about delivering an exceptional and comprehensive finance curriculum. We pride ourselves on augmenting the essential skills and career readiness students need to excel in a diverse range of prestigious finance careers. The finance program is designed to open doors to a wide range of opportunities. Join us and pave a path to success in the dynamic financial sector while also working towards a more promising future. 

Experience and Curriculum: 

Students benefit from hands-on experience through participation in the Eagle Investment Fund, a student-managed investment fund.

Engage in experiential learning within EMU's investment learning center, utilizing state-of-the-art Bloomberg terminals.

Experience a STEM-designated MSF program, that encompasses more than 70% of the CFA Body of Knowledge, developed to offer students a comprehensive insight into the modern practice of finance and better prepare students to sit for the CFA exams. 

Students have the opportunity to network and participate in the Financial Management Association, EMU chapter.

Whether in the arts, sciences, or exploring other fields, pair a non-finance or non-business degree with a Finance minor or an undergraduate certificate in Finance, opening doors to a versatile skill set and broadening of career prospects.  

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Dr. Ivan Rodriguez

Dr. Ivan Rodriguez is an Associate Professor of Finance and one of the faculty advisors of the Eagle Investment Fund. 

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Dr. Charles Teague

Dr. Charles Teague is an Associate Professor of Finance and current Department Head of the Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems department. 

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Mr. Sherwin Prior

Mr. Sherwin Prior is an EMU alumnus and a member of the EMU Foundation Board of Trustees. 

Contact Us

Department of Accounting, Finance, and Information Systems

College of Business

403 Hill Hall

Ypsilanti, MI 48197


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