School of Business

College of Management

This program is designed to impart an understanding of the various areas and principles of finance and provide the student with a body of specialized knowledge and analytical methods. The intent of the program is to meet the educational needs of students who wish to pursue careers in private or public organizations or graduate studies in finance or business administration. In addition, the finance curriculum should be of interest to students wishing to enhance their academic background.

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) - Management/Finance

60 Hours
2.0 GPA

This degree requires a minimum of 120 hours. For additional hours required see Academic Degree Programs Requirements

*IS 141 is a strongly recommended course for students with majors within the School of Business and satisfies the requirement for CS 140.

Finance majors have a choice of 2 distinct tracks. The Financial Planning track provides students with the necessary background to sit for the exam to become a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ Professional. The Financial Management track prepares students for careers in banking, insurance, and corporate financial management.

Financial Management
EC303 Money, Credit, and Banking 3
FI325 Risk and Insurance 3
FI410 Problems in Corporate Finance 3
FI415 Financial Analysis and Planning 3
FI417 Investment Analysis and Management 3
FI425 Principles of Real Estate 3
IB431 International Finance 3
One 3 credit hour upper level finance course or MK389
TOTAL 24 cr.
Financial Planning
AC309 Individual Income Tax 3
FI325 Risk and Insurance 3
FI416 Estate Planning 3
FI417 Investment Analysis and Management 3
FI419 Retirement and Employee Benefit Planning 3
FI423 Professional Financial Planning 3
MK389 Professional Selling 3
One 3 credit hour upper level finance course