Accounting and Finance
In-Person Degree Information
Be the Most Prepared Candidate for the Job
In a curriculum accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business
Education (IACBE), explore concepts from economics, accounting and finance, plus domestic
and global markets. Join the Small Business Advisory Group to tackle the real-world
challenges of a local business. Develop business and marketing plans, e-commerce strategies,
advertising and public relations campaigns, marketing research, and other strategic
deliverables to promote the success and growth of the company.
Franklin Pierce University has been recognized as having one of the Best Online Bachelor's
in Finance Degree programs by Learn.org.
Start your path to a master's degree with the Business PLUS Program at Franklin Pierce, which allows qualified high school students to enter into a four-year
accelerated bachelor's and master's degree program.
A concentration is offered in accounting.
A concentration is offered in finance.
A concentration is offered in forensic accounting.
|Business Minds Club|
This club is designed to prepare you for the business world by expanding your knowledge
and experience in all aspects of business. Enhance your marketing, accounting, management,
and entrepreneurial skills through hands-on experiences and workshops.
|Small Business Advisory Group|
Help develop business and marketing plans, market research, and market communication
initiatives for local businesses and organizations.
|Sigma Beta Delta|
You have the opportunity to join Franklin Pierce's chapter of the National Business
Honor Society if you meet national requirements for induction.
Alumni Success Stories
This video highlights the career development of Rachel Denault, a recent Franklin
Pierce graduate, through internships at Morgan Stanley and mentoring from alum Jonathan
Slavin of the class of 1992.
Rachel Denault '16
Sales Assistant, Cornerstone Macro LLC
"The finance degree I received from Franklin Pierce laid the foundation for my transition
into my career as a financial advisor. The beautiful setting, small class size, and
close-knit community that Franklin Pierce provided was a great experience!”
Eric Ellis '06
Vice President, Ameriprise Financial Services
Sample Career Opportunities
Franklin Pierce graduates have gone on to enjoy careers and internships with such
- BNY Mellon
- U.S. Department of the Treasury
- U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission
- Liberty Mutual Insurance
- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
- Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
- Fidelity Investments
- John Hancock Financial Services
Our dedicated faculty are at the heart of providing academic instruction and a Pierce
education. Learn more about our knowledgeable faculty and their areas of study.
Business Faculty Bios
Mon - Fri:
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.