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Requirements for Finance Major

Those pursuing bachelor’s degrees must complete the university’s general education program.

Undergraduate business students also must complete the required business foundation and core courses.

All students admitted effective Fall 2009 and forward are required to have a minimum 2.50 grade point average to enroll in 3000 level or higher business school core and major courses.

In addition to all the above requirements, finance majors must complete the following courses.

Each course is three credit hours unless noted otherwise. Students are responsible for observing all prerequisites and limitations.  Details are available by clicking each course link.

FIN 5215   Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
FIN 5270   Advanced Business Finance
FIN 6996   Corporate Financial Strategies
FIN 5000   Applied Financial Analysis


Two of the following:

FIN 5090   Capital Markets
FIN 5220   Portfolio Management                                                                                                                                  FIN 5320   Principles of International Finance
FIN 5330   Bank Management
FIN 5890   Internship in Finance
FIN 6997   Derivative Securities