Dec 08, 2023  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Finance, BSBA (46-267) (120 hours)

Major, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree in Finance will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of time value of money and risk-return tradeoffs.
  • Define and differentiate between various financial instruments and markets.
  • Make value-additive decisions using fundamental financial models.

For admission to the finance major, a student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.40 or above (on a 4.00 scale) on all completed undergraduate college credit and a 2.40 GPA (or above) on the 24 semester hours of B.S.B.A. pre-admission courses. To graduate with a B.S.B.A., major in finance, a student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.40 or higher.

Finance, BSBA (46-267) (4 Year Guide)  

General Education Requirements: 43 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. See The General Education Program Requirements  for the full listing of requirements. The following general education courses are required by this major:

Free Electives: 8 Semester Hours

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours

*Students expecting to receive the B.S.B.A. degree must meet all preadmission requirements to be admitted to this program. See the Statement of Policy on Admission to a B.S.B.A. degree program. Preadmission courses include: ACCT 1101 , ACCT 2102 , BLAW 2720 , CIS 1600 , ECON 1010 , ECON 1011 , FIN 2801 , and MATH 1111 .

+FIN 3850 , FIN 3861 , FIN 3881 , FIN 3891  and FIN 3893  must be completed with a grade of C or better to receive the B.S.B.A.-Finance degree.