A promising career awaits you in the money management and investment banking industries. But first, you need to prepare with a finance degree. Build your skills and intellectual strength in a program that delivers a competitive advantage.
Our curriculum will give you a strong foundation in key business areas, such as administration and operations, with a focus on finance essentials. Upon successful completion of the program you’ll be prepared to start your career in the finance industry or continue to the M.B.A. graduate business program.
Total credits: 120
Freshman must successfully complete the First-Year Seminar (UNIV 1000 3 credits) in their first semester at NSU. Students are required to earn six qualified experiential education (ExEL*) units for graduation
General Education Requirements (30 Credits)
|BUSINESS CORE (39 CREDITS)|
|ACT 2020||Foundations of Accounting 1||3 credits|
|ACT 2030||Foundations of Accounting 2||3 credits|
|FIN 3010||Corporation Finance||3 credits|
|INB 3550||International Business||3 credits|
|ISM 3660||Management Information Systems||3 credits|
|MGT 2050||Principles of Management||3 credits|
|MGT 2150||Business Law I||3 credits|
|MGT 4170||Organizational Behavior||3 credits|
|MGT 4880||Business Strategy and Policy||3 credits|
|MKT 3050||Marketing Principles and Application||3 credits|
|OPS 3880||Operations Management||3 credits|
|QNT 2880||Introduction to Business Analytics and Decision Making||3 credits|
|FIN 3990||Business Internship||3 credits|
|FIN 4966||Study Abroad Experience||3 credits|
|Finance Major Courses (24 credits)|
|ECN 3025||Intermediate Macroeconomics||3 credits|
|ECN 3210||Monetary Theory & Policy||3 credits|
|FIN 3110||Financial Management||3 credits|
|FIN 3120||Principles of Investments||3 credits|
|FIN 3130||Securities Analysis||3 credits|
|FIN 3150||Banking and Financial Institutions||3 credits|
|FIN 4120||Advanced Financial Management||3 credits|
|FIN 4550||International Finance||3 credits|
*ExEL units include curricular and co-curricular experiential education opportunities, such as faculty-mentored research, ExEL coursework, travel exploration, and internships. Please refer to the ExEL website at nova.edu/academic-affairs/experiential-learning for additional information.
The four-year plan of study, provided here, is intended to assist students in planning their schedule for their four years at NSU. This document presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a four-year plan during a student's college career and are intended for use with academic advising services.