Curriculum & Requirements
Finance Major, Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (BAB)
The Finance major is for those students with career objectives in the financial management of business firms, banking and other financial institutions, insurance and the securities industries. The course of study analyzes the investment needs, financial requirements and financial performance of business firms. It also is concerned with the role played by financial institutions and security markets in meeting the vital financial needs of business firms, investors and consumers.
Students must be formally admitted to the Business Undergraduate Program or officially declared as a minor before enrolling in business classes in the major. See Business Administration Course Enrollment Policies for more information.
Courses taken for the Finance Major beyond the required Business Administration Core are not counted double toward the Entrepreurship, International Business, Marketing, Human Resource Management Option, Operations Management Option or General Business Option majors.
- formal admission to the BAB program is required;
- and are considered supporting courses and may be used to fulfill BACRs as well as requirements for the Business Administration degree; however, these courses are not counted twice toward the total of 180 credits for graduation.
Grade Requirements for Graduation: a minimum grade ≥C in each course required for the major and a minimum GPA ≥2.5 for all upper division Business Administration core courses as well as required and elective courses taken to fulfill requirements for the major area.
|PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING||5|
|PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING||4|
|BUSINESS STATISTICS 1||4|
|INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS ||5|
|INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS ||5|
|COLLEGE COMPOSITION: ANALYSIS, RESEARCH AND DOCUMENTATION||5|
|PRECALCULUS MATH II||5|
|or || CALCULUS I|
|or || CALCULUS I|
|or || FINITE MATHEMATICS|
|INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS||4|
|BUSINESS STATISTICS 2||4|
|ORGANIZATION THEORY AND BEHAVIOR||4|
|BUSINESS AND SOCIETY||4|
|PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING||4|
|MONEY AND BANKING||5|
|CAPITAL BUDGETING AND LONG-TERM FINANCING||4|
|SHORT-TERM FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT||2|
|INTERNATIONAL FINANCE MANAGEMENT||4|
|DEPARTMENT SENIOR CAPSTONE||4|