Majors and Minors

Degree or Program Details

Finance Major
The major provides students with basic competency in the functional areas of finance and provides students with the education foundation that is needed to prepare them for professional exams such as the Series 7, CFP and CFA. This major, as well as the personal financial planning major, combines the applications of analytical skills to the problems facing financial managers, financial institutions and individual investors while developing an understanding of today’s financial markets. This program leads to careers in business financial management, banking, securities and commodity brokerage, consulting, insurance, financial planning and small business entrepreneurship.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 128

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Business Core 32

Finance 34
FIN or ACT Electives 300 level or above 8
Business Electives 6

Other Required Courses 24
     SO 113 Social Problems (4 cr.) [IV]

General Electives Outside the College of Business 10
*Courses will be chosen with the consent of the adviser.