Summer Business Academy

Summer Finance Academy

Scholarships Available

Scholarships are available and will be issued in the form of a partial refund to initial academy registration. Contact Dr. Blosick for more information at

About the Summer Business Academy

The Samuel S. Bergami, Jr., Learning Center for Finance and Technology (LCFT) invites you to the 2017 Summer Business Academy. The Summer Business Academy has the objectives of acquainting college aspirants with career opportunities in business, college life, our economy, financial markets, financial math, personal finance and other important topics. The Business Academy is for five days, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm at the University of New Haven campus at 300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, CT. All sessions are conducted by University faculty members. The sessions are open to juniors and seniors.


  • Overview of career opportunities in business: Accounting, Finance, Economics, Management, Marketing, and Analytics
  • Financial aid for college – different tools for different situations
  • Overview of principles of economics and the role of the government in the economy
  • Finance: Investment, financial markets and how they function
  • Financial Mathematics with applications in savings, investment, mortgage, etc.
  • Business simulation
  • Information technology: Microsoft Excel, financial software and databases
  • Personal finance: financial planning, credit/debit card uses, personal credit reports, identity theft
  • Pros and cons – buy or lease a car, buy or rent a home
  • Management and Organization: conscious capitalism – a new business paradigm

Each day’s sessions are interspersed by visits to University of New Haven residential, dining, and recreational facilities.


August 7 – 11, 2017, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


$525 (Covers instruction, lunch, and a T-shirt)

Conference Services

(203) 479-4223

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Summer Finance Academy 2017