In today’s competitive job market, you’ll need skills and credentials that will set you apart from your peers. The Accelerated MS-Finance Analysis degree does just that — and can be completed in combination with your BBA in Finance in about five years.
This accelerated program combines the necessary theoretical and applied knowledge in areas like derivatives, advanced corporate finance, investment banking, behavioral finance, venture finance and portfolio management. You will also be prepared to sit for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Level I exam.
Following is a sample outline of how your BBA-Finance plus Accelerated Master’s in Financial Analysis schedule might look.
Connect with your Undergraduate Advisor in your freshman or sophomore year to begin planning your course of study!
|First Year – Fall||First Year – Spring|
|BUS ADM 100 Introduction to Business||BUS ADM 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting|
|ECON 103 Principles of Microeconomics||COMM 103 or 105 Communication Requirement|
|ENGLISH 101 Introduction to College Writing||ECON 104 Principles of Macro Economics|
|HUMANITIES General Education Requirement||ENGLISH 102 College Writing and Research|
|MATH 208 Quantitative Models for Business||NATURAL SCIENCE General Education Requirement|
|Second Year – Fall||Second Year – Spring|
|BUS ADM 202 Managerial Accounting||BUS ADM 230 Intro. to IT Management|
|BUS ADM 210 Statistical Modeling in Business Analytics||BUS ADM 350 Principles of Finance|
|ENGLISH 205 Business Writing||BUS ADM 370 Intro. to Supply Chain Management|
|HUMANITIES General Education Requirement||ARTS General Education Requirement|
|SOCIAL SCIENCE General Education Requirement||NATURAL SCIENCE LAB General Education Requirement|
|Third Year – Fall||Third Year – Spring|
|BUS ADM 300 Career & Professional Development||BUS ADM 391 Business Law|
|BUS ADM 330 Organizations||BUS ADM 455 Financial Institutions|
|BUS ADM 360 Principles of Marketing||FINANCE ELECTIVE Finance Major Elective|
|BUS ADM 450 Intermediate Finance||FINANCE ELECTIVE Finance Major Elective|
|BUS ADM 451 Investment Finance||GENERAL ELECTIVE General Elective|
|GENERAL ELECTIVE General Elective||IBC International Business Component|
|Fourth Year – Fall||Fourth Year – Spring|
|BUS ADM 600 Management Analysis||BUS ADM 771 Investments|
|BUS ADM 709 Predictive Analytics for Managers||BUS ADM 775 Financial Strategy|
|BUS ADM 778 Financial Institutions and Markets||FINANCE ELECTIVE MS in Management – Finance Analysis Elective|
|FINANCE ELECTIVE Finance Major Elective||FINANCE ELECTIVE MS in Management – Finance Analysis Elective|
Summer Between Fourth and Fifth Years
|Summer – between the fourth and fifth years|
|BUS ADM 751 Analysis of U.S. Business Environment|
|Fifth Year – Fall||Fifth Year – Spring*|
|BUS ADM 721 Financial Accounting Theory||FINANCE ELECTIVE MS in Management – Finance Analysis Elective*|
|FINANCE ELECTIVE MS in Management – Finance Analysis Elective||FINANCE ELECTIVE MS in Management – Finance Analysis Elective*|
*Students may complete these credits in the previous Fall term as full time students.