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Finance Minor

Why Minor in Finance?

The Economics major with a Finance minor is a program designed to develop an understanding of theoretical and empirical techniques of economics combined with a comprehension of financial markets and decision making within a business enterprise.

Requirements for the Minor in Finance

Economics Major with a Finance Minor

The Economics major with a Finance minor is a program designed to develop an understanding of theoretical and empirical techniques of economics combined with a comprehension of financial markets and decision making within a business enterprise. The goal of the program is to provide students with an appropriate course of study for entry into the professional job market. The course work for the Finance Minor (18 credits) is listed below.  6 credits in residency are required.

    Required Courses - 12 Credits

     

    • ECON 0300 - Money and Banking or
    • FINC 0320 - Money and Banking

    • FINC 0207 - Financial Management
    • FINC 0312 - Investments: Security Analysis
    • FINC 0318 - Advanced Financial Management

    Elective Courses - 6 Credits (Select two)

     

    • ECON 0305 - Introduction to Econometric Methods or
    • FINC 0305 - Introduction to Econometric Methods

    • ECON 0315 - Public Finance
    • FINC 0319 - Investments: Portfolio Management
    • FINC 0326 - Insurance and Risk Management