Accounting and Finance Majors + Minors

Money in, money out

So you have a head for numbers and interest in the world of finance, which begs the question of Accounting vs. Finance major. The good news is that the fields overlap and share core skills and competencies, but can be paired or pursued totally separately. It's important to know the differences and decide if one or both align best with your goals. We can help explain the basics of each and our faculty and staff can help you decide the best route for you.

Raj Aroskar and Shawn Peterson

Accounting major + minor

Learning at UW-Eau Claire doesn’t just happen in classrooms or by reading books. Our students learn by being out in the world and doing.

Explore Accounting
Student talking at job fair

Audit + Control minor

Choosing a minor in Audit and Control gives you a background in a range of topics that every company needs. You will learn how systems, networks, database management and security function together to ensure information remains correct and safe.

Explore Audit + Control
2018 CFA Madison winners

Finance major + minor

Do you have a knack for numbers and want a job that's in high demand? Then consider majoring in Finance! At UWEC you will learn finance and general business knowledge while developing your communication, technical and critical thinking skills.

Explore Finance
We want to hear from you

Please enter your name

Please enter a valid email address

Please enter a valid phone number

Please enter a message