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Requirements

Requirements for the Finance Major64–66 units
The finance major comprises 64–66 units. Students must achieve an average grade-point average of 2.5 or higher in their major courses. (This includes the Business Core.)
Business Core Courses43–45 units
All students with a major in the School of Business and Management (except economics)^ must complete the following common professional component:
BUSI 120
Principles of Accounting I
4
BUSI 121
Principles of Accounting II
3
BUSI 210
Principles of Management
3
BUSI 240
Introduction to Information Systems
3
BUSI 296
Business Law
3
BUSI 330
Principles of Finance
3
BUSI 360
Principles of Marketing
3
BUSI 370
International Business*
3
BUSI 448
Organization and Administrative Behavior
3
BUSI 450
Strategic Management
3
ECON 250
Principles of Macroeconomics
3
ECON 251
Principles of Microeconomics
3
PSYC 299
Applied Statistics
3
Select one of the following:
BUSI 311
Quantitative Analysis for Management
3
MATH 151
Applied Calculus I
3
MATH 161
Calculus I
5

*Meets the Upper-Division Writing Intensive requirement.
^Economics majors must fulfill the Economics Core rather than the Business Core.

Finance Courses21 units
ECON 352
Financial Markets and Institutions
3
ECON 372
International Trade and Finance
3
FIN 330
Financial Analysis
3
FIN 432
Investment Analysis
3
FIN 434
Derivatives
3
FIN 436
Financial Risk Management
3
FIN 439
Seminar in Finance
3
Recommended:
BUSI 350
Business Internship (Finance)
1–3
Note: This information is current for the 2013-14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.