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Finance

Undergraduate Programs

Option in Finance (code FIN__BS01) (120 units)

In this option are concentrations which provide an understanding of the role of finance in the corporate environment. An understanding of investments at both the corporate and personal level is the objective of the investments concentration. These concentrations provide an understanding of the role of the various aspects of law in a business context, including the development of a comprehension of business ethics.

Financial Management Concentration

  • 1. Take all of the following:
    • FIN 350 Investment Principles (3)
    • FIN 400 Intermediate Financial Management (3)
    • FIN 470 Seminar in Financial Management (3)
    • FIN 490 International Finance (3)
  • 2. Three units selected from the following:
    • FIN 360, 370

Investments Concentration

  • 1. Take all of the following:
    • FIN 350 Investment Principles (3)
    • FIN 450 Portfolio Analysis (3)
    • FIN 485 Fixed Income Securities (3)
    • 2. Six units selected from the following:
    • FIN 400, 410, 480, 490, or 499A and 499B

Financial Institutions Concentration

  • 1. Take all of the following:
    • FIN 350 Investment Principles (3)
    • FIN 360 Capital Markets (3)
    • FIN 400 Intermediate Financial Management (3)
  • 2. Six units selected from the following courses:
    • FIN 330 or 340, 460, 490

Financial Engineering Concentration

  • 1. Take all of the following:
    • FIN 350 Investment Principles (3)
    • FIN 480 Derivates and Futures Markets (3)
    • FIN 485 Fixed Income Securities (3)
    • FIN 487 Mathematical Modeling in Finance (3)
  • 2. Three units selected from the following:
    • FIN 410, 450, 490, and a course in computer programming that is subject to approval of department chair.

Due to limited number of available openings, applicants will be chosen according to GPA, interest level, and personal interviews. Contact Finance department for further qualification requirements.