In today’s competitive job market, you will continue to seek skills and credentials that will set you apart from your peers – and the Accelerated MS – Finance Analysis degree does just that. Offering a greater depth of Finance content, it 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.

Undergraduate degree outline:

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

Degree requirements, finance electives, and course descriptions for the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree can be found in the Undergraduate Catalog.

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.

Degree requirements, finance analysis electives, and course descriptions for the Master of Science in Management – Finance Analysis can be found on the Graduate School website.