Minor in Finance

This 18-unit minor is not open to students who are pursuing a major in Business Administration - Finance concentration or Business Administration - Investments track. It is also not open to students completing the major in Economics with the Financial Economics Track. All requirements for the Finance minor must be completed with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher. Non-CBE majors who elect a Finance minor are not formally admitted to the College of Business and Economics and will not graduate from CBE.

Required Courses
FIN 331PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 13
FIN 333INVESTMENTS AND EQUITY SECURITY ANALYSIS 23
FIN 350FINANCIAL MODELING IN CORPORATE FINANCE 23
FIN 351ADVANCED CORPORATE FINANCE 23
Electives
Select at least one of the following: 33
INVESTMENTS AND FIXED INCOME SECURITY ANALYSIS 2
FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND MANAGEMENT OF RISK 2
PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT 2
GLOBAL FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT 2
FINANCIAL VALUATION AND STRATEGY 2
FUNDAMENTALS OF FINANCIAL PLANNING
RETIREMENT PLANNING AND EMPLOYEE BENEFITS 2
Select at most one of the following:3
MONEY AND BANKING
PUBLIC FINANCE
HEALTH ECONOMICS
LONG-TERM ACTUARIAL MODELS I
MATHEMATICAL FINANCE
RISK MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL ENGINEERING
Total Units18

Recommended Course Sequence

FIN 331 is a junior-level course and is a prerequisite for all other FIN courses. FIN 350 is a prerequisite for FIN 351 and FIN 436. FIN 351 is a prerequisite for FIN 430 and FIN 439. FIN 333 is a prerequisite for FIN 423 and FIN 423 is a prerequisite for FIN 433. The minor may be completed over four terms.

Term 1
FIN 331PRINCIPLES OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT3
Term 2
FIN 350FINANCIAL MODELING IN CORPORATE FINANCE3
FIN 333INVESTMENTS AND EQUITY SECURITY ANALYSIS3
Term 3
FIN 351ADVANCED CORPORATE FINANCE3
Elective 13
Term 4
Elective 23