Finance, Minor

Minor in Finance (640000M)

Today’s business environment requires increasingly efficient management of a firm's assets and the financial implications of the different assets. The 18-credit Finance minor will help students use established financial principles to meet organizations’ or individuals’ financial goals. This minor complements several majors, such as Marketing Management, Information Systems, Sales Management, and others.

College of Business Undergraduate Programs 
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College of Business room 260

The following information has official approval of the Department of Finance and the College of Business, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.


Required Courses9
Total Hours18

Required Courses

FIN:302Intermediate Corporate Finance3
FIN:338Financial Markets & Institutions3
Total Hours9


Complete 9 credits of the following:9
ECON:326Applied Econometrics II
ECON:410Intermediate Microeconomics
ECON:427Economic Forecasting
ACCT:321Financial Reporting and Analysis I
ACCT:322Financial Reporting and Analysis II
ACCT:420Advanced Financial Reporting and Analysis
BLAW:323International Business Law
RMI:414Risk Managment: Property and Casualty 1
RMI:415Risk Management: Life and Health Insurance 1
RMI:461Enterprise Risk Management 1
FPL:417Retirement Planning 1
FIN:436Commercial Bank Management 1
FIN:437International Business Finance 1
FIN:438International Banking 1
FIN:448Advanced Portfolio Management 1
FIN:473Financial Statement Analysis 1
FIN:489Advanced Financial Analytics 1
FIN:490Selected Topics in Finance 1
FIN:499Independent Study: Finance
Total Hours9

Must be admitted to 4 year degree granting major.