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B.S. in Financial Economics

Requirements for a B.S. in Financial Economics

DEGREE: Bachelor of Science


Liberal Arts and Sciences Core         49 credits
Major in Financial Economics         63 credits
Open Electives         8 credits
Total      120 credits



BU 105 Contemporary Business
BU 110 Business Communications
BU 205 Principles of Economics I
(liberal arts core social science requirement for business majors)
BU 208 Introduction to International Business
BU 210 Principles of Economics II
BU 211 Accounting I
BU 212 Accounting II
CS 219 Business Spreadsheet Applications
BU 221 Marketing
BU 245 Decision Analysis
BU 260 Principles of Management
CS 285 Fundamentals of Management Information Systems
BU 290  Analysis and Trading of Securities
BU 305 Introduction to Statistics, or MA 207
BU 337 Principles of Finance
BU 338 Investment Management
BU 350 Legal Environment of Business I
BU 400 Quantitative Financial Economics
BU 420 Ethical Business Strategy
BU 431 Financial Markets
BU 440  Money and Banking
BU 455 Financial Economics

NOTE: Financial Economics majors are strongly encouraged to take BU 487 Internship.