Pennsylvania Financial Specialists: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Financial Specialists in Pennsylvania

Fast Facts for Financial Specialists in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: State College, Harrisburg and Philadelphia
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Scranton, Allentown and Erie
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Harrisburg

Salaries for Financial Specialists in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Harrisburg, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh

Schools for Financial Specialists in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Financial Specialist Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BSFIN - General Finance, BSFIN - Accelerated MS Finance, MS in Finance , more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Finance, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Master of Science in Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor, Doctorate

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration - Finance and Investing, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Business - Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Thomas More College

  • Programs: Master of Business Administration
  • Degrees: Master

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: BS in Business - Finance , MS in Accounting, MBA - Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master, Doctorate

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Associates in Business Management - Accounting, Business Administration/Accounting, Business Administration/Marketing and Management
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

The Berkeley Advantage®is part of a proven approach to career-focused education that can help students prepare for success.

  • Programs: BBA, Financial Services, BS, Accounting, AAS, Bus Admin-Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS Finance, MBA with concentration in Finance, MS Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Financial Management - D.B.A., Financial Management - PhD in Bus. Admin., Advanced Accounting - PhD in Bus. Admin., more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Master

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Business Administration - Finance (BS) (Online), Business Administration - Accounting (BS) (Online), Business Administration (AS) (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate
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More Pennsylvania Financial Specialist Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Albright College Reading Masters 2,233
American College Bryn Mawr Masters 391
Arcadia University Glenside Doctorate 3,592
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg Doctorate 8,745
Bucknell University Lewisburg Masters 3,677
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Butler County Community College Butler Associate 3,656
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
Cambria Rowe Business College Indiana Indiana Associate 101
Carlow University Pittsburgh Doctorate 2,178
Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh Doctorate 10,326
Cedar Crest College Allentown Masters 1,888
Chestnut Hill College Philadelphia Doctorate 2,062
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania Cheyney Masters 1,438
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Clarion Masters 6,795
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Consolidated School of Business Lancaster Lancaster Associate 179
Consolidated School of Business York York Associate 112
DeSales University Center Valley Masters 2,898
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Delaware Valley College Doylestown Masters 2,081
Douglas Education Center Monessen Associate 280
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
Du Bois Business College Du Bois Du Bois Associate 233
Duquesne University Pittsburgh Doctorate & First Professional 10,296
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania East Stroudsburg Masters 7,053
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown Masters 2,360
Franklin and Marshall College Lancaster Bachelor 2,104
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Geneva College Beaver Falls Masters 1,891
Gettysburg College Gettysburg Bachelor 2,503
Grove City College Grove City Bachelor 2,504
Harcum College Bryn Mawr Associate 947
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Immaculata University Immaculata Doctorate 4,057
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus Indiana Doctorate 14,018
Juniata College Huntingdon Bachelor 1,506
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
La Roche College Pittsburgh Masters 1,499
La Salle University Philadelphia Doctorate 5,994
Lackawanna College Scranton Associate 1,502
Laurel Technical Institute Sharon Associate 124
Lebanon Valley College Annville Doctorate 1,936
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Lehigh University Bethlehem Doctorate 6,845
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Lincoln University Masters 2,449
Lock Haven University Lock Haven Masters 5,241
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Lycoming College Williamsport Bachelor 1,429
Manor College Jenkintown Associate 982
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Mansfield Masters 3,338
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus Blue Bell Associate 9,184
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary Bethlehem Masters & First Professional 1,989
Mount Aloysius College Cresson Masters 1,595
Muhlenberg College Allentown Bachelor 2,457
Neumann College Aston Doctorate 3,084
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Peirce College Philadelphia Bachelor 2,181
Penn Commercial Washington Associate 435
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Pennsylvania Institute of Technology Media Associate 853
Pennsylvania State University-Brandywine Media Bachelor 1,646
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park Doctorate 43,252
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Beaver Monaca Bachelor 793
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Dubois Dubois Bachelor 897
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Erie-Behrend College Erie Masters 4,171
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Campus Uniontown Bachelor 1,119
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Great Valley Malvern Masters 1,238
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny McKeesport Bachelor 783
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg Middletown Doctorate 3,907
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Hazleton Hazleton Bachelor 1,232
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Mont Alto Mont Alto Bachelor 1,204
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State New Kensington Upper Burrell Bachelor 912
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill Schuylkill Haven Bachelor 940
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Shenango Sharon Bachelor 868
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre Lehman Bachelor 697
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Worthington Scranton Dunmore Bachelor 1,347
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State York York Bachelor 1,622
Philadelphia Biblical University-Langhorne Langhorne Masters 1,349
Philadelphia University Philadelphia Doctorate 3,349
Point Park University Pittsburgh Masters 3,591
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Robert Morris University Moon Township Doctorate 5,055
Rosemont College Rosemont Masters 940
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Saint Joseph's University Philadelphia Doctorate 7,542
Saint Vincent College Latrobe Masters 1,924
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
Susquehanna University Selinsgrove Bachelor 2,039
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
Thiel College Greenville Bachelor 1,219
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh Doctorate 27,020
University of Scranton Scranton Doctorate 5,612
Ursinus College Collegeville Bachelor 1,583
Villanova University Villanova Doctorate & First Professional 10,470
Waynesburg University Waynesburg Doctorate 2,462
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westminster College New Wilmington New Wilmington Masters 1,455
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239
Widener University-Main Campus Chester Doctorate 4,866
Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre Doctorate 5,114
Wilson College Chambersburg Masters 724
York College Pennsylvania York Masters 5,720
Yorktowne Business Institute York Associate 247

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Financial Specialists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Financial Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Financial Specialists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Harrisburg 380 $72550 1.31
Carlisle 380 $72550 1.31
Pittsburgh 1100 $72820 1.06
Lancaster 40 $66480 0.18
Lebanon 50 $54860 1.02
Scranton 60 $58720 0.26
Wilkes 60 $58720 0.26
Barre 60 $58720 0.26
Hazleton 60 $58720 0.26
York 100 $69830 0.58
Hanover 100 $69830 0.58
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