Finance Major (UFI_)

Major Core courses (12):
 ACCT 220 Introduction to Financial Accounting
 ACCT 221 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
 BUIS 200 Introduction to Business Systems
 ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics
 ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics
 FINA 330 Managerial Finance I
 MGMT 215 Legal Environment of Business
 MGMT 280 Organizational Behavior
 MGMT 372 Operations Management
 MRKT 271 Marketing Principles

(the following two required courses can fulfill General Education requirements)
 MATH 118 Business Statistics (Gen. Ed. Domain II-A)
 MATH 218 Business Calculus (Gen. Ed. Domain II-A)


Finance (UFIF)
Finance majors learn the technical skills of managing money. This major provides a wide area of career in areas such as personal financial planning, corporate and public finance, banking, investment banking, real estate, money management and insurance.

Finance required courses (4):
 FINA 301 Financial Markets and Institutions
 FINA 431 Managerial Finance II
 FINA 445 Investments
 MGMT 485 Business Policy and Strategy

Finance elective (choose three courses from the list):
 ACCT 326 Cost Accounting
 ACCT 428 Taxation
 ECON 320 Money and Banking
 FINA 300 Fundamentals of Financial Planning and Insurance
 FINA 321 Retirement and Estate Planning
 FINA 411 International Finance
 FINA 420 Financial Theory Modeling

Financial Planning (UFIP)
Finance majors with a concentration in financial planning learn the skills necessary to assist clients in financially preparing for their future as an independent financial advisor or for a money management firm. Students will learn about investment management, retirement planning, estate planning, income tax management and insurance. The program was approved by the CFP Board. Upon completion of the program, students are entitled to take the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) exam administered by the CFP Board, which is an integral part of the prestigious CFP® certification process. For more information about the CFP exam please refer to

Financial Planning required courses (5):
 ACCT 428 Taxation
 FINA 300 Fundamentals of Financial Planning and Insurance
 FINA 321 Retirement and Estate Planning
 FINA 445 Investments
 FINA 400 Case Studies in Financial Planning

Financial Planning elective (choose two courses from the list):
 FINA 301 Financial Markets and Institutions
 FINA 411 International Finance
 FINA 431 Managerial Finance

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