B.S in Finance Curriculum

Finance Major

(Leading to a Bachelor of Science Degree)

Students must complete a six (6) semester hour sequence either in literature or history.

Core Curriculum (42 Hours)

Finance Majors must choose core curriculum courses as follows:

Orientation (1 Hour)
ORI 100 Freshmen Orientation (1)

English Composition (6 Hours)
ENG 131 English Composition (3)
ENG 132 English Composition (3)
Or
ENG 140 English Composition (Honors) (3)
ENG 141 English Composition (Honors) (3)

Humanities and Fine Arts (12 Hours)
HUM 103 The Humanities through the African-American Experience (3)
ENG 209 Introduction to Literature(3)

Choose one of the following: (3 Hours)
ART 131 Art Appreciation (3)
MUS 121 Music Appreciation (3)
THE 111 Introduction to Theater Arts (3)

Choose one of the following: (3 Hours)
ENG 210 Introduction to Literature (3)
HUM 101 Interdisciplinary Humanities (3)
HUM 102 Interdisciplinary Humanities (3)
SPE 200 Voice and Diction (3)
SPE 205 Public Speaking (3)
PHL 201 Logical Reasoning (3)

Natural Sciences and Mathematics (11 Hours)
BIO 127 General Biology Lecture & BIOL 127 Laboratory for Biology (4)
BIO 128 General Biology Lecture & BIOL 128 Laboratory for Biology (4)
MAT 137 Precalculus Algebra (3)

History, Social and Behavioral Sciences (12 Hours)
ECO 251 Principles of Economics I (3)
ECO 252 Principles of Economics II (3)
HIS 131 World History (3)

Choose one of the following: (3 Hours)
HIS 132 World History (3)
PSY 251 General Psychology (3)
SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology (3)
ANT113 Societies Around the World (3)
GEO 206 World Geography (3)
POS 207 American Government (3)

Preprofessional, Major and Elective Courses (19 Hours)
MGT 201 Business Orientation (3)
MGT 202 Business Statistics I (3)
CIS 205 Introduction to Computer Information Systems (3)
ACT 214 Principles of Financial Accounting (3)
ACT 215 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3)
MGT 331 Business Statistics II (3)
PED 114 Beginning Golf (1)
Or
PED 122 Beginning Tennis (1)

Required Support Courses (36 Hours)
CIS 206 Business Programming Languages (3)
FLF 141 French I (3)
Or
FLS 161 Spanish I (3)
FIN 321 Essentials of Managerial Finance (3)
MKT 321 Elements of Marketing (3)
MGT 204 Business Communications (3)
MGT 255 Business Law/Legal Environments for Administration I (3)
MGT 304 Advanced Business Communications (3)
MGT 321 Principles of Management (3)
CIS 329 Business Process Integration using SAP (3)
MGT 400 Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management (3)
MGT 422 Production Management (3)
MGT 462 Business Policies (3)

Required Major Courses (24 Hours)
FIN 323 Intermediate Financial Management(3)
FIN 324 Principles and Practices of Real Estate Finance (3)
FIN 416 Insurance (3)
FIN 421 Investments (3)
FIN 423 Financial Institutions (3)
ECO 250 Credit Management and Consumer Finance (3)
ECO 455 Money and Banking (3)
ECO 459 Public Finance (3)

Electives
ACT318 Income Tax Accounting (3)
ACT411 Cost Accounting (3)
CIS 391 Management Science (3)
ECO 341 Intermediate Microeconomic Theory (3)
ECO 342 Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory (3)
FIN 417 Real Estate Finance (3)
FIN 418 Real Estate Appraisal (3)
MGT430 Internship in Business (3)
MGT460 International Business (3)

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS TO GRADUATE: 121