Graduation Requirements (A Minimum of 120 Credits)

The purpose of this program is to provide students with an understanding of the relationship between business finance and the economic system in the context of the management decision-making process, as well as to prepare the students for entry-level and leadership positions in public and private organizations such as financial management, banking and investments. Florida National University awards a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance upon completion of the program.

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General Education Requirements (42 Credits)

COMMUNICATIONS (9 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • ENC 1101
    English Composition I **
    3
  • ENC 1102
    English Composition II **
    3
  • SPC 1017
    Fundamentals of Oral Communication
    3
HUMANITIES (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
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    6
BEHAVIORAL/ SOCIAL SCIENCE (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • ECO 2013
    Principles of Macroeconomics
    3
NATURAL SCIENCE (7 CREDITS includes 1 Lab. hour)
Credit Hours
  •  
    7
MATHEMATICS (7 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • MAC 1105
    College Algebra I **
    3
  • STA 2014
    Introduction to Statistics**
    4
COMPUTERS (7 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • CGS 1030
    Introduction to Information Technology
    4
  • CGS 2511
    Spreadsheet Applications for Business
    3
  • SLS 1501
    College Study Skills
     

CORE REQUIREMENTS ( 68 CREDITS)

Lower Level Courses (22 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • ACG 2003
    Principles of Accounting 1
    3
  • ACG 2003L
    Principles of Accounting Lab.
    1
  • ACG 2021
    Introduction to Financial Accounting
    3
  • ACG 2071
    Managerial Accounting **
    3
  • BUL 2131
    Business Law
    3
  • GEB 2430
    Ethics & Social Responsibility
    3
  • MAN 2021
    Principles of Business Management
    3
  • MAR 1011
    Principles of Marketing
    3
Upper Level Courses (46 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • SOW 2090
    Social, Legal and Ethical Issues
    3
  • GEB 4890
    Business Strategy and Policy
    3
  • GEB 3103
    Creating Business Plans
    3
  • FIN 4602
    International Finance
    3
  • FIN 3244
    Money and Capital Markets
    3
  • FIN 3403
    Corporate Finance
    3
  • FIN 3501
    Principles of Investments
    3
  • FIN 4301
    Financial Institutions
    3
  • FIN 4501
    Investment Analysis
    3
  • GEB 3213
    Business Communications
    3
  • GEB 3373
    International Business
    3
  • GEB 4912
    Business Research Methods
    3
  • ISM 3011
    Management Information Systems
    3
  • MAN 3504
    Operations Management
    3
  • QMB 3302
    Business Analytics
    3
CAPSTONE (4 credits)
Credit Hours
  • FIN 4424
    Cases in Financial Management
    4
ELECTIVES (6 credits - Select any two (2))
Credit Hours
  • HFT 3462
    Hospitality Finance
    3
  • HSA 3173
    Health Services Finance
    3
  • ENT 3704
    Export/Import Finance
    3
  • FIN 4730
    Financial advising/consulting
    3
  • ENT 4412
    Entrepreneurial Finance
    3
  • FIN 4324
    Commercial Bank Management
    3
  • REE 4204
    Real Estate Finance
    3

All Credit Courses from within this division or any other division can be used as Suggested Electives.

NOTE: A total of up to 60 credits may be transferred from the General Education and/or Elective courses taken during a degree program. FNU reserves the right to transfer the appropriate courses.

*General Education Component (see page 194)
**This course has prerequisites; check course descriptions

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