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Finance & Financial Management at Bentley University

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Finance & Financial Management at Bentley University

If you plan to study finance and financial management, take a look at what Bentley University has to offer and decide if the program is a good match for you. Get started with the following essential facts.

Bentley is located in Waltham, Massachusetts and approximately 5,314 students attend the school each year. Of the 1,106 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Bentley University in 2019, 235 of them were finance and financial management majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Finance & Financial Management section at the bottom of this page.

Bentley Finance & Financial Management Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance
  • Master’s Degree in Finance

Bentley Finance & Financial Management Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the finance progam at Bentley compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The finance major at Bentley is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Finance & Financial Management. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Finance & Financial Management Graduate Certificate Schools 3
Most Focused Finance & Financial Management Schools 6
Most Focused Finance & Financial Management Graduate Certificate Schools 10
Best Finance & Financial Management Bachelor’s Degree Schools 10
Most Focused Finance & Financial Management Master’s Degree Schools 43
Most Popular Finance & Financial Management Master’s Degree Schools 48
Best Value Finance & Financial Management Bachelor’s Degree Schools 233

In 2019, 31 students received their master’s degree in finance from Bentley. This makes it the #48 most popular school for finance master’s degree candidates in the country.

How Much Do Finance Graduates from Bentley Make?

The median salary of finance students who receive their bachelor's degree at Bentley is $61,300. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 29% higher than the national average of $47,500 for all finance bachelor's degree recipients.

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Finance Student Demographics at Bentley

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the finance majors at Bentley University.

Bentley Finance & Financial Management Bachelor’s Program

24% Women
14% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 235 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance from Bentley. About 76% were men and 24% were women.

Bentley Gender Breakdown of Finance & Financial Management Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 63% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in finance at Bentley are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Bentley University with a bachelor's in finance.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Finance & Financial Management Majors at Bentley University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 17
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 11
White 147
International Students 46
Other Races/Ethnicities 10

Bentley Finance & Financial Management Master’s Program

39% Women
3% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
For the most recent academic year available, 61% of finance master's degrees went to men and 39% went to women.

Bentley Gender Breakdown of Finance & Financial Management Master's Degree Grads

Of the students who received a finance master's degree from Bentley, 55% were white. This is typical for this degree on the natiowide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Bentley University with a master's in finance.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Finance & Financial Management Majors at Bentley University
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 17
International Students 11
Other Races/Ethnicities 2

Bentley also has a doctoral program available in finance. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Finance Grads May Go Into

A degree in finance can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for MA, the home state for Bentley University.

Occupation Jobs in MA Average Salary in MA
General and Operations Managers 77,580 $135,820
Financial Managers 33,880 $148,300
Financial Analysts 13,400 $105,540
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 12,060 $118,310
Tellers 10,970 $32,860

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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