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USA Undergraduate/Graduate Bulletin 2007-2008


Chair: Ross N. Dickens (251) 460-6729
Professor Emeritus: James Bobo
Professors: Chang, Dickens, Swofford
Associate Professor: Forbus
Assistant Professors: Hunsader, Wu
Department of Economics and Finance web site
The Finance major is designed to provide an understanding of the various areas and principles of finance. Students will develop a body of specialized knowledge and analytical techniques that are used in the acquisition, allocation and management of financial resources. Finance careers are typically in industry and commercial businesses, public utilities and government agencies, banks, insurance companies, brokerage houses, investment companies and other financial institutions.
The finance major is appropriate for students who plan a career in corporate finance, financial planning, investment planning and research, or insurance.
The following courses are required:
FIN 332 FIN 343 FIN 350
FIN 410 FIN 411 FIN 420
Choose three electives from the following:
ACC 331 ECO 315 ECO 340 FIN 345
FIN 421 FIN 430 FIN 445 FIN 470
FIN 471 FIN 490 FIN 492 FIN 494
MKT 345 MKT 348 MKT 445

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