BBA Major in Finance

Requirements for the Bachelor of Business Administration Degree

Additional Graduation Requirements

General Education Component
Area I. Written Composition6
First-Year Composition I
First Year Composition II
Area II. Humanities and Fine Arts12
Fundamentals of Speech
Business and Professional Speaking
Business Ethics
Select three semester hours from the following:
Survey of British Literature
Survey of British Literature
American Literature through Whitman
American Literature from Whitman to the Present
Literature of the World I
Literature of the World II
Select three semester hours from the following:
Art Appreciation
Art History Survey I
Art History Survey II
Cinema Appreciation
Creative Writing Appreciation
Music Appreciation
Survey of Music Literature
Theatre Appreciation
Area III. Natural Sciences and Mathematics11
Select three semester hours from the following:
Finite Mathematics
Pre-Calculus Algebra
Pre-Calculus Trigonometry
Pre-Calculus Algebra and Trigonometry
Calculus I
Calculus II
Calculus III
Linear Algebra
Applied Differential Equations I
Select eight semester hours from the following:
Introductory Biology
Introductory Biology
Principles of Biology
Principles of Biology
Introductory Chemistry
Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry
Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Laboratory
General Chemistry
General Chemistry Laboratory
General Chemistry
General Chemistry Laboratory
Earth Science/Physical Geology
Historical Geology
Earth Science/Earth Systems
Sustainable Earth
Environmental Systems
Physical Geography: Weather and Climate
Physical Geography-Landforms
Interactive Physics
Introductory Physics
Descriptive Astronomy
General Physics I
General Physics II
Technical Physics I
Technical Physics II
Area IV. History, Social and Behavioral Sciences12
Principles of Macroeconmics
and Principles of Microeconomics
Select one sequence from the following:
Survey of World Civilization to 1500
and Survey of World Civilization since 1500
United States History to 1877
and United States History since 1877
Area V. Pre-BBA Foundation
Accounting Concepts I
and Accounting Concepts II
The Legal Environment of Business
Business Applications of Microcomputer Software
Information Systems in Organizations
Statistical Process Control
and Statistical Analysis for Business
Additional Requirements
BBA Core
MG 491International Business3
FI 393Financial Management3
MG 330Principles of Management3
MG 382WManagerial Communications3
MG 395Operations Management3
MG 498Strategic Management3
MK 360Principles of Marketing3
Major in Finance
Select one of the following options:24-30
Minor
A minor is not required for any business major 1
General Electives
General Elective hours, if required, to bring total to 120
Total Hours86

Options

Professional Finance

AC Elective (300/400 level)3
EC 340Economics of the Firm3
EC 391Money and Banking3
or FI 391 Money and Banking
FI 492Investments3
FI 493Advanced Financial Management3
FI 495Security Analysis and Portfolio Theory3
FI 498Cases in Finance3
FI or QM Elective3
Total Hours24

Banking and Financial Services

AC 390Accounting and Information Systems3
AC 391Intermediate Accounting I3
EC 391Money and Banking3
or FI 391 Money and Banking
FI 423Financial Institutions Management3
FI 492Investments3
FI 493Advanced Financial Management3
FI 498Cases in Finance3
Select one from the following:3
Intermediate Accounting II
Cost Accounting
Tax Accounting
Auditing
Information Systems Auditing
Fraud Examination
Select two from the following:6
Intermediate Accounting II
Cost Accounting
Tax Accounting
Auditing
Information Systems Auditing
Fraud Examination
Real Estate Appraisal
Real Estate Finance
Real Estate Investments
TVA Investment Challenge
Finance Internship
Financial Statement Analysis
Risk Management
Independent Study-Practicum
Total Hours30