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  • Bachelor of Business Administration
    Finance Major

    The mission of the Department of Accounting, Finance, and Economics is to provide a quality education in accounting, finance, and economics, and to provide research and service.

    The minimum number of hours required for the Bachelor of Business Administration Degree in Finance is 123 semester hours.

  • I. Written Composition: 6 hours
    A. Six semester hours from one of the following sequences:

    • EH 101. Written English I (3)
    • EH 102. Written English II (3)
      OR
    • EH 103. Honors English I (3)
    • EH 104. Honors English II (3)

    II. Humanities and Fine Arts: 12 hours
    A. Six semester hours from the following sequences:

    • EH 221. British Literature I (3)
    • EH 222. British Literature II (3
      OR
    • EH 231. American Literature I (3)
    • EH 232. American Literature II (3)
      OR
    • EH 213. Honors Literature I (3)
    • EH 214. Honors Literature II (3)

    B. Three semester hours from the following:

    • SH 100. Principles of Public Speaking (3)
    • SH 150. Professional Speaking (3)

    C. Three semester hours from the following:

    • AT 100. Introduction to Art (3)
    • MU 100. Introduction to Music (3)
    • TH 100. Introduction to Theatre (3)
      OR
    • HR 100. Honors Forum (1)
      AND
    • HR 200. Honors Special Topics: Interdisciplinary (2)

    III. Natural Sciences and Mathematics: 17 hours
    A. Nine semester hours from the following:

    • MH 113. Precalculus Algebra (3)
    • BQ 271. Introduction to Business Statistics (3)
    • MH 266. Business Calculus (3)
      OR
    • MH 114. Precalculus Trigonometry (3) (Technology Program majors only)

    B. Eight semester hours of approved science courses with laboratory or eight semester hours from the following:

    • BY 101. Introductory Biology I (4)
    • BY 102. Introductory Biology II (4)
    • BY 103. Honors Biology (4)
    • CH 101. Introductory General Chemistry (4)
    • EN 100. Introduction to Environmental Sciences (4)
    • ES 100. Introduction to Geology (4)
    • GE 102. Physical Geology (4)
    • PH 190. Astronomy (4)
    • PH 201. College Physics I (4)

    IV. History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences: 12 hours
    A. Three semester hours from the following:

    • HY 101. History of Western Civilization I (3)
    • HY 103. Honors Western Civilization (3)
    • HY 104. Honors Western Civilization II (3)
    • HY 211. American History I (3)
    • HY 212. American History II (3)

    B. Three semester hours from the following:

    • AN 100. Introduction to Anthropology (3)
    • PS 110. American Government (3)
    • PY 100. General Psychology (3)
    • SY 100. Principles of Sociology (3)

    C. Six semester hours from the following:

    • EC 201. Principles of Microeconomics (3)
    • EC 202. Principles of Macroeconomics (3)

    V . Computer Information Systems: 3 hours
    A. Three semester hours from the following:

    • CS 205. Microcomputer Applications (3) (required for non-CIS majors)
      OR
    • CS 210. Introduction to CIS (3) (required for CIS majors)

    VI. UWA Experience: 3 hours
    A. Three semester hours from the following:

    • UWA 101. Freshman Seminar (2)
    • Any elective (1)

     

  • Finance Major Degree Component

    Students are required to take 30 semester hours of course work from the following:

    Required Courses: 15 hours

    • EC 301. Intermediate Microeconomics (3)
    • EC 302. Intermediate Macroeconomics (3)
    • FI 310. Managerial Finance (3)
    • FI 340. Investments (3)
    • FI 380. Computerized Financial Modeling (3)

    Select 15 hours from the following:

    • EC 410. Economic Forecasting and Analysis (3)
    • EC 450. International Trade (3)
    • EC 470. Mathematical Economics (3)
    • FI 350. Fundamentals of Risk Management and Insurance (3)
    • FI 407. Independent Study in Finance (1-3)
    • FI 410. Monetary Theory and Policy (3)
    • FI 420. Asset Pricing and Portfolio Analysis (3)
    • FI 440. Management of Financial Institutions (3)
    • FI 451. International Finance (3)
    • FI 460. Finance Internship (3)
    • FI 480. Financial Derivatives (3)
    • MH 441. Mathematical Statistics I (3)