BSBA Finance Courses

The Bachelor of science in business administration with a major in finance curriculum requires the completion of 30 credit hours of finance and accounting courses in addition to the 90 business and general education credit hours for a total of 120 credit hours.  The following courses are required for the finance major:

General Education Requirements - 42 credit hours

ENG 103 English Composition I
ENG 113 English Composition II
  or COM 213 Business Communication
SP 203 Effective Speaking
ECO 213 Microeconomics and ECO 223 Macroeconomics 
  or ECO 203 Survey of Economics and Social Science Elective
Humanities Elective - 6 credit hours
MA 113 College Algebra
MA 173 Essential Calculus
Science Elective
MA 253 Statistics
PSY 113 Psychology
BA 213 Advanced Spreadsheets for Business
General Education Elective

Business Core & Program - 35 or 36 credit hours

BA 102 University Experience - Business
  or UE 101 University Experience
BA 123 Business Concepts
BA 201 Professional Development and Strategies
AC 203 Accounting I
AC 213 Accounting II
BA 343 International Business
BA 3113 Business Internship*
FIN 303 Managerial Finance
LAW 203 Business Law I
MGT 353 Designing Operations
MGT 363 Organizational Behavior
MGT 453 Strategic Management
MK 203 Marketing

Finance Concentration - 30 credit hours

AC 303 Cost Accounting
AC 423 Personal Income Tax
FIN 323 Money and Banking
FIN 343 International Finance
FIN 403 Investments
FIN 413 Advanced Managerial Finance
FIN 473 Financial Modeling
Elective 300 level or above (including Graduate courses) AC or FIN - 6 credit hours
Business Elective 300 level or above (including Graduate courses) - 3 credit hours

Free Electives - 12 credit hours

For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.

*The faculty recommend that all business students take an internship in an area of business related to their field of study.