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Economics and Finance

A solid base in economics and finance is a valuable background for any business professional. Economics and finance also provide a strong foundation toward graduate work in economics, business, public administration, law, and international trade. Careers in economics and finance include governmental or business consulting, stock and bond market trading, banking, or international business. Each student's program may be developed with his or her career goals and objectives in mind.

Economics/Finance Club

The Economics/ Finance Club is an organization of students majoring in economics and finance, but open to all students. The club sponsors guest speakers, faculty/student events, field trips and an awards banquet.

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Total Credits Required for Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: 123

Requirements for the major
Required Credits: 21
(To fulfill professional major requirements in the standard
degree program for business administration)

Junior and Senior Years Click on any course number to see all course descriptions.
Course # Course Title
EC 311 Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis
EC 312 Managerial Economics [3]
FIN 430 Investment Analysis [3]
FIN 450 International Finance [3]
EC/FIN 480 Internship [3]

Two elective courses (six credits) should also be selected in consultation with an advisor from the list below.
Course # Course Title
EC 316 The Economics of Public Policy [3]
EC 324 Economics of Money, Banking, and Financial Markets [3]
EC 354 Economic Growth and Development
EC 450 International Economics [3]
EC 464 Economics of the City [3]
FIN 360 Cases in Finance [3]
FIN 420 Intermediate Finance [3]
FIN 432 Portfolio Management [3]
FIN 436 Real Estate Finance [3]
FIN 484 Financing a Small Business [3]
FIN 580  Financial Mathematics
BAR 510/511 Applied Financial Analysis and Investments