Personal Finance

Personal Finance looks at economics from a people perspective, developing financial experts who can help individuals and families live more secure lives.

Named a top 35 great college for the program by Financial Planning magazine, SoHE is one of a few schools offering a Personal Finance major. By combining finance and problem solving with helping people, our Personal Finance program arms you with a Bachelor of Science degree that prepares you for a rewarding career in a rapidly growing field. In fact, the U.S. Department of Labor projects that personal finance employment will increase an impressive 27% by 2022. That’s 15% higher than standard business and finance jobs.

Personal Finance is part of SoHE’s Consumer Science department, educating both undergraduate and graduate students.

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Connect with one of our academic advisors to learn more about SoHE’s Personal Finance major, tour our school, and even attend a class.

Student Academic Affairs and Career Development
(608) 262-2608
Fax: (608) 265-3616
Mail: School of Human Ecology
1194 Nancy Nicholas Hall
Fetzer Center for Student Excellence
1300 Linden Drive, Madison, WI 53706
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