Finance Schools In Florida

There are 41 accredited finance schools in Florida for faculty who teach finance classes to choose from. The trends in Florida's finance academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in finance includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Finance Certificate
  • Associates degree in Finance
  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance


Schools

  1. Barry University

    11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, Florida 33161-6695

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  2. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Florida Atlantic University

    777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

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  4. Florida State College at Jacksonville

    501 W State St, Jacksonville, Florida 32202

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  5. Florida Institute of Technology

    150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, Florida 32901-6975

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

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  7. Florida Memorial University

    15800 NW 42 Avenue, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6199

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  8. Florida Southern College

    111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr, Lakeland, Florida 33801-5698

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  9. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Indian River State College

    3209 Virginia Ave, Fort Pierce, Florida 34981-5596

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  12. Jacksonville University

    2800 University Blvd N, Jacksonville, Florida 32211-3394

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  13. Miami Dade College

    300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, Florida 33132-2297

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  14. University of Miami

    University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124

    38 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. University of North Florida

    1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32224-2645

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  16. Northwood University-Florida Education Center

    2600 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, Florida 33409-2911

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  17. Nova Southeastern University

    3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

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  18. Palm Beach Atlantic University-West Palm Beach

    901 S. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401

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  19. Palm Beach State College

    4200 Congress Ave, Lake Worth, Florida 33461-4796

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  20. Polk State College

    999 Avenue H NE, Winter Haven, Florida 33881-4299

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  21. St Petersburg College

    6021 142nd Ave, Largo, Florida 33760

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  22. Saint Johns River State College

    5001 Saint Johns Ave, Palatka, Florida 32177

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  23. University of South Florida-Main Campus

    4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, Florida 33620-9951

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  24. Saint Thomas University

    16401 NW 37th Ave, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6459

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  25. Stetson University

    421 N Woodland Blvd, DeLand, Florida 32723

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  26. Southeastern University

    1000 Longfellow Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33801-6034

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  27. The University of Tampa

    401 W Kennedy Blvd, Tampa, Florida 33606-1490

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  28. Webber International University

    1201 N Scenic Hwy, Babson Park, Florida 33827-0096

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  29. The University of West Florida

    11000 University Parkway, Pensacola, Florida 32514-5750

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  30. Everest University-Lakeland

    995 E Memorial Blvd Suite110, Lakeland, Florida 33801

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  31. Schiller International University

    8560 Ulmerton Road, Largo, Florida 33771

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  32. University of Phoenix-Central Florida Campus

    2290 Lucien Way, Suite 400, Maitland, Florida 32751-7001

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  33. Florida Gulf Coast University

    10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965-6565

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  34. University of Phoenix-South Florida Campus

    600 N. Pine Island Road Suite 500, Plantation, Florida 33324-1393

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  35. University of Phoenix-North Florida Campus

    4500 Salisbury Road N Ste 200, Jacksonville, Florida 32216-0959

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  36. University of Phoenix-West Florida Campus

    12802 Tampa Oaks Blvd Ste 200, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637-1920

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  37. DeVry University-Florida

    2300 SW 145th Ave, Miramar, Florida 33027-4150

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  38. University of South Florida-St. Petersburg Campus

    140 Seventh Ave S., St. Petersburg, Florida 33701-9807

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  39. Strayer University-Florida

    4902 Eisenhower Blvd Ste 100, Tampa, Florida 33634

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  40. University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

    8350 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida 34243-2049

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  41. University of South Florida-Polytechnic

    3433 Winter Lake Rd, Lakeland, Florida 33803-9807

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Finance Employment

Florida 146,740
National 2,457,330

Of all of the finance professionals in the country, nearly 6% are in the state of Florida.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In Florida

145,300 155,940 155,840 153,100 146,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of finance professionals is growing in Florida. In 2010 there were 1,440 more finance professionals working in Florida than there were in 2006. Thus, in Florida, this field has grown by 1% in four years. This growth is slower than the change in the number of finance professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 1% from 2006 to 2010.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$64,103 $67,544 $69,265 $71,319 $71,422
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by finance professionals is increasing in Florida. The mean salary for finance professionals in 2006 was $64,103 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $71,422 per year.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$38,843
25th percentile
$48,000
50th percentile
$63,682
75th percentile
$85,700
90th percentile
$107,718

This represents a growth in salaries of 10%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Florida, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of finance. The pay differential between the highest paid finance professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 102%

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in Florida

Accounting
$41,163
Business
$94,281
Business Administration
$89,353
Business Management
$98,453
Finance
$71,422
International Business
$88,508
Marketing
$84,678
Risk Management
$69,207
Small Business
$102,280

In Florida, finance professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
10
bachelor
43
master
17
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total74

The number of students graduating from the 41 accredited finance schools in Florida is increasing. In Florida, there were 359 graduates in 2006. And there were 3,195 graduates from finance courses in 2010.

This represents a 790% increase in the number of finance degree or certificate school graduates in Florida state. Most of these graduates, or 58%, earned a bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in Florida

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