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College of Business Administration


College of Business Administration

Student Success Center
1001 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

Dean's Office
2019 Business Building
Kansas State University
Manhattan, KS 66506

Finance Department

The finance program provides a high quality educational experience to our students. The courses blend theory with practice. Through a carefully designed curriculum, we offer four areas of specialization within finance, management, controllership, service, and analyst, to help you prepare for the finance career of your choice.

Why Finance?

Finance students have a 99 percent employment rate 3 months after graduation. Some of our recent students have graduated with offers from: Koch Industries, Cerner, Phillips 66, Bloomberg, Goldman Sachs, Deloitte Consulting and many other companies. The average starting salary of our graduates is close to $50,000. Last year we awarded more than $90,000 worth of scholarships to our students.

Student Benefits

Student Finance Association is one of the most active student organization in the college and provides opportunities for corporate visits, career exposure, and opportunity to network with successful alumni.

Students manage The Dannis and Sally vonWaaden Student Investment Fund worth more than $1,000,000. Students gain real world experience in stock valuation and investing.

Learn more about the major in finance, and view the curriculum guide.


Ansley Chua, Department Head
e. achua@ksu.edu

Laura Burgess, Administrative Assistant
e. burgessl@ksu.edu

2097 Business Building
1301 Lovers Lane
Manhattan, KS 66506
p. 785-532-6892


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