Finance Program Information

B.S. – Finance Course Work Required

Two Introductory Business Courses

  • BUS 120 - Freshman Introduction to Business (Replace with Elective for Transfer Students)
  • BUS 205 - Legal Environment of Business

Three Courses in Accounting

  • ACC 111 - Financial Accounting
  • ACC 112 - Management Accounting
  • ACC 223 - Intermediate Accounting I

Four Courses in Economics

  • ECO 101 - Macroeconomics
  • ECO 102 - Microeconomics
  • ECO 301 - Money & Financial Markets
  • ECO 305 - Intermediate Microeconomics

One Course in Managing Organizations and People

  • MGT 271 - Management Principles

One Course in Marketing

  • MKG 201 - Principles of Marketing

One Course in Operations

  • MGT 390 - Operations and Information Management

Four Courses in Quantitative Analysis

  • CIS 232 - Microcomputer Applications for Business*
  • MAT 107 - Business Calculus* OR MAT 111 Calculus I*
  • MAT 201 - Business Statistics I*
  • BUS 231 - Business Statistics II

One Senior Capstone Course

  • BUS 460 - Business Strategy

Four Courses in Finance

  • FIN 320 - Managerial Finance
  • FIN 350 - Security Analysis
  • FIN 340 - Advanced Corporate Finance

And Select One of the Following

  • FIN 360 - Global Finance
  • FIN 370 - Options and Derivative Securities

Three Business Electives (May Include Co-op and MBA options)

  • Any MGT, MKG, FIN, ECO, ACC, BUS
  • Any MGT, MKG, FIN, ECO, ACC, BUS
  • Any MGT, MKG, FIN, ECO, ACC, BUS

And the following courses outside the College of Business

  • Ten Niagara University General Education Foundation Courses
  • Four Distribution Courses
  • ENG 231 - Business Communication

Three Elective Courses outside the College of Business
Total Program: 42
* General Education, Analytical Skills courses