Finance Major Overview
Starting Fall 2016, there will be two tracks for students who wish to major in finance:
The requirements for each track are different although there is some overlap. Please note that not every course offered by the Finance and Economics Department will satisfy the requirements for both tracks. However, for students who entered the business school prior to Fall 2016, they may satisfy the major requirements using all courses offered by the Department subject to the requirements listed below. For more information regarding the curriculum overview for the Financial Management and Capital Markets track and the Financial Planning track, please visit the links above.
Students must take at least 24 major credits beyond the school core, including 12 credits of the required courses and at least 12 credits of electives.
School Core Courses
|29:390:370||Financial Institutions & Markets||3|
Students have the option to choose any combination of the following electives.
|29:390:468||Analysis and Fixed Income||3|
|29:390:495||Capstone: Developing a Financial Plan||3|
|29:390:331||Ethics in Finance||3|
|29:390:341||Financial Planning / Insurance||3|
|29:390:386||Futures and Options||3|
|29:390:375||International Financial Management||3|
|29:390:494||Pension Fund Management||3|
|29:390:469||Taxation Issues affecting Financial Planning||3|