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Requirements & Coursework

Complete a total of 121 credit hours of coursework for graduation.

 

General Education Core - 41 credit hours
Business Core - 50 credit hours
Major Requirements - 30 credit hours

Business Core


ACC 211 - Principles of Accounting I 3 cr.

ACC 212 - Principles of Accounting II 3 cr.

BM 211 - Principles of Management 3 cr.

BM 318 - Management Information Systems 3 cr.

BM 323 - Business Law I 3 cr.

BM 343 - Business and Professional Communications 3 cr.

BM 401 - Leadership in Ethical Decision-Making 3 cr.

BM 438 - Operations Management 3 cr.

BM 460 - Strategic Management 3 cr.

BM 490 - Research in Business I 1 cr.

BM 491 - Research in Business II 1 cr.

ECO 202 - Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.

ECO 240 - Calculus for Economics and Business 3 cr.

ECO 306 - Economic and Business Statistics 3 cr.

FIN 203 - Principles of Finance 3 cr.

MKT 213 - Principles of Marketing 3 cr.

STA 205 - Foundation of Statistics 3 cr.

Global Business Elective: 3 cr.

 

Major Requirements


BM 300 - Internship 3 cr.

ECO 302 - Intermediate Microeconomics 3 cr.

ECO 303 - Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 cr.

ECO 305 - Money and Banking 3 cr.

ECO 341 - Basic Econometrics 3 cr.

FIN 304 - Corporate Finance 3 cr.

FIN 415 - Investment 3 cr.

FIN 460 - Financial Institutions and Capital Markets Strategies 3 cr.

Business Elective: 6 cr.

Financial Economics Curriculum


First Year


First Semester


ENG 111 - Expository Writing 3 cr. ♦

FFR 121 - Elementary French I 3 cr. ♦ or

FSP 121 - Elementary Spanish I 3 cr. ♦

FYS 101 - First Year Seminar I 1 cr. / Service Learning ♦ *

MAT 122 - Precalculus 3 cr. ♦

UCO 101 - University Convocation I 0 cr. ♦

Natural Sciences Elective & Laboratory 4 cr. ♦

Total: 14

Second Semester


ECO 240 - Calculus for Economics and Business 3 cr.

ENG 112 - Argument and Research 3 cr. ♦

FFR 122 - Elementary French II 3 cr. ♦ or

FSP 122 - Elementary Spanish II 3 cr. ♦

FYS 102 - First Year Seminar II 1 cr. / Service Learning ♦ *

UCO 102 - University Convocation II 0 cr. ♦

Physical Education Activity Elective 2 cr. ♦

Social Sciences Elective 3 cr. ♦

Total: 15

Second Year


First Semester


ACC 211 - Principles of Accounting I 3 cr.

BM 211 - Principles of Management 3 cr.

ECO 203 - Principles of Macroeconomics 3 cr. ♦

ENG 201 - Readings in World Literature I 3 cr. ♦ or

ENG 202 - Readings in World Literature II 3 cr. ♦

Social Sciences Elective 3 cr. ♦

Total: 15

Second Semester


ACC 212 - Principles of Accounting II 3 cr.

AWS 100 - Survey of the African World 3 cr. ♦ or

REL 208 - The Black Church in the U.S. 3 cr. ♦

ECO 202 - Principles of Microeconomics 3 cr.

ENG 199 - Writing Proficiency Examination 0 cr. ***

STA 205 - Foundation of Statistics 3 cr.

Humanities Elective 3 cr. ♦

Total: 15

Third Year


First Semester


BM 300 - Internship 3 cr.

BM 318 - Management Information Systems 3 cr.

ECO 302 - Intermediate Microeconomics 3 cr.

ECO 305 - Money and Banking 3 cr.

ECO 306 - Economic and Business Statistics 3 cr.

MKT 213 - Principles of Marketing 3 cr.

Total: 18

Second Semester


BM 323 - Business Law I 3 cr.

BM 343 - Business and Professional Communications 3 cr.

ECO 303 - Intermediate Macroeconomics 3 cr.

ECO 341 - Basic Econometrics 3 cr.

FIN 203 - Principles of Finance 3 cr.

Business Elective 3 cr.

Total: 18

Fourth Year


First Semester


BM 438 - Operations Management 3 cr.

BM 490 - Research in Business I 1 cr.

FIN 304 - Corporate Finance 3 cr.

FIN 415 - Investment 3 cr.

FIN 460 - Financial Institutions and Capital Markets Strategies 3 cr.

Total: 13

Second Semester


  • BM 401 - Leadership in Ethical Decision-Making 3 cr.
  • BM 460 - Strategic Management 3 cr.
  • BM 491 - Research in Business II 1 cr.
  • Business Elective 3 cr.
  • Global Business Elective 3 cr. ****
Total: 13

Total Required Hours: 121


*Service Learning: Students will earn a total of 30 service learning hours after successful completion of FYS 101 & FYS 102.

 

**Community Service: Students must contact the Center for Career and Professional Development for pre-approved community service project to earn a total of 90 hours of community service by the end of their junior year.

 

***Writing Proficiency Examination: Students must complete ENG 111 and ENG 112 with a minimum grade of ‘C’ to register for ENG 199 - Writing Proficiency Examination. Students who fail to take or do not pass ENG 199 must take ENG 200 - Review of Writing Strategies (3 credit hours).

 

****Take any designated Business Administration and/or Financial Economics 300/400 global business elective course.

With approval, CS 318 - Management Information Systems may be taken as a substitute for BM 318 - Management Information Systems.

 

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