2014-2015 University Catalog

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BACHELOR OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
CONCENTRATION IN FINANCE

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate.

*See the University Core Curriculum Requirements in Appendix A for approved list of course options.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
ENGL 1301 - English Composition I 3
HIST 1301 - U.S. to 1877 3
MATH 1324 - Business Math I 3
UNIV 1101 - Learning in a Global Context I 1
Creative Arts* 3
Life & Physical Science Lab* 1
Life & Physical Science* 3
Total 17
Spring Semester
CourseHours
COMM 1315 - Public Speaking 3
ENGL1302 - English Composition II 3
HIST 1302 - The U.S. Since 1877 3
MATH 1325 - Business Math II 3
UNIV 1102 - Learning in a Global Context II 1
Life & Physical Science Lab* 1
Life & Physical Science* 3
Total 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
ACC 2301 - Intro to Fin Acc 3
DS 2310 - Business Statistics I 3
ECO 2301 - Prins of Macroeconomics 3
PSCI 2305 - American National Govt 3
Language, Philosophy&Culture 3
Total 15
Spring Semester
CourseHours
ACC 2302 - Intro to Managerial Acc 3
ECO 2302 - Prins of Microeconomics 3
PSCI 2306 - American State Govt 3
General Elective1 2
General Elective1 3
Total 14

Senior Year

Fall Semester
CourseHours
FIN 3330 - Investments 3
FIN 4380 - International Finance 3
FIN - Restricted Elective2 3
FIN - Restricted Elective2 3
POM 3310 - Prod Operations Mgmt 3
Total 15
Spring Semester
CourseHours
BA 4390 - Business Strategy 3
FIN 4390 - Strategic Fin Management 3
FIN - Restricted Elective2 3
Advanced Business Elec 3
   
Total 12

TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS: 120

1Select from ANTH/COMM/GEOG/HIST/KINE/PHIL/PSYC/SOCI/MATH/SCIENCE.
2Select 6 SCH from FIN 3311, FIN 3331, FIN 3355, FIN 4370; and 3 SCH selected from ACC 3310, ACC 3320, ACC 3340, ACC 4399, BA 4398, MIS 3320, or ECO 3310.

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.
Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

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