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Faculty: Nicholas Bergan

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Nicholas Bergan, MS
Adjunct Professor

Finance and Economics

San Francisco
  • 415-442-6500

Nicholas Bergan has a Masters in Economics from Florida State University and a Bachelor of Science from St. Louis University. Nicholas has worked in the field of Economics since his attendance at St. Louis University where he worked for the Federal Reserve Bank as a Data Analyst. While Nicholas was attending school at Florida State University he worked for the Florida Department of Education as a Management Consultant. Nicholas has been teaching since he attended school St. Louis University where he was a student instructor. While at school at Florida State University Nicholas was an instructor for the Upward Bound Program. He continues to cheer on the Florida State Seminoles at the college football games and serves on the Florida State Seminole Boosters Board. Nicholas lives in South Florida and teaches online courses and in person at schools in South Florida. He enjoys teaching economics and emphasizes the importance of making economics applicable to students.


MS (economics) Florida State University

BA (economics) St. Louis University


Recent Teaching Experience (Online, On-Campus)

February 2010 to present
Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA

May 2008 to present
Strayer University, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Course Lead and Adjunct Online Faculty

April 2009 to present
Kaplan University, New York, NY
Adjunct Online Faculty

2008 to present
Ashford University, San Diego, CA
Adjunct Online Faculty and Subject Expert

2008 to present
Portland State University, Portland, OR
Adjunct Online Faculty

2008 to present
National American University, Rapid City, SD
Adjunct Online Faculty

2007 to present
DeVry University Online, Chicago, IL
Visiting Professor

2007 to present
University of Phoenix, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Adjunct Faculty/ Online Faculty

Professional Experience

2006 to present
Primerica Financial Services, Citigroup, W Palm Beach, FL
Insurance and Variable Annuities Agent

2004 - 2008
Hampton Inn & Suites, Hilton Corporation, Boynton Beach, FL
Night Audit Manager

2003 - 2004
Florida Department of Education, DVR, Tallahassee, FL
Management Consultant

2000 - 2002
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
Research Analyst

2000 - 2002
ACT, Inc., St. Louis, MO
Associate Supervisor

2000 to present
Educational Testing Services, St. Louis, MODelray Beach, FL
Associate Supervisor


Seminole Booster Ambassador, Florida State University, 2010

Inner Council Member for Board of Trustees, Florida State University, 2010

American Management Association, Member, 2009

Graduated Magna Cum Laude, Florida State University, 2008

Graduated Magna Cum Laude, St. Louis University, 2004