Finance, Bachelor of Business Administration

  • 120 credit hours required for degree
  • 36 advanced credit hours required for degree
  • 30 upper-division hours (with minimum 15 hours in major courses) and 25% of total semester hours required for this degree must be completed at A&M-SA to satisfy residency requirement 

All students must complete the University’s Core Curriculum and the specific requirements of the major. In some cases, a course that is required for a major may also be counted towards the Core Curriculum.

Core Curriculum 1
ENGL 1301Composition I3
ENGL 1302Composition II3
MATH 1314College Algebra3
or MATH 1324 Math for Bus/Soc Sci I
Life & Physical Science 3
Life & Physical Science 3
Language/Philosophy /Culture 3
Creative Arts3
American History3
American History3
Government/Political Science3
Government/Political Science3
ECON 2301Principles of Macroeconomics3
SPCH 1315Fund of Public Speaking3
ECON 2302Principles of Microeconomics3
Subtotal:42
Required Support Courses
QMBS 2305Business Statistics I3
ACCT 2301Principles of Financial Acct3
ACCT 2302Principles of Managerial Acct3
CISA 1305Business Computer Applications3
Subtotal:12
University Requirements
UNIV 1301First Year Seminar3
BUAD 4101Jaguar Tracks IV: Business1
Subtotal:4
Business Core (Upper Level) 2
ACCT 3302Intermediate Accounting I3
BCOM 3304Bus Communication3
BLAW 3341Business Law3
QMBS 2310Quantitative Skills-Business3
QMBS 3360Business Statistics II3
CISA 3358Management Information Systems3
FINC 3310Corporate Finance3
MGMT 3311Principles of Management3
MGMT 3320Supply Chain & Operations Mgmt3
MKTG 3311Principles of Marketing3
MGMT 4370Decision Making and Bus Policy 33
BUAD 4170Business Capstone Lab 31
Subtotal:34
Major Courses 4
FINC 3338Financial Statement Analysis3
FINC 4331Investments3
FINC 4336Financial Management3
FINC 4342International Finance3
FINC Elective (Advanced) 3
FINC Elective (Advanced) 3
FINC Elective (Advanced) 3
FINC Elective (Advanced) 3
Major Requirements
ECON 3331Money and Banking3
Subtotal:27
Elective
FINC 3191Finance Experiential Learning1
or FINC 3101 Finance Lab
Total Credits120

All Finance majors must receive a grade of “C” or better in all FINC courses. Finance majors may not proceed to the next course without achieving the minimum grade in the pre-requisite course. Academic courses transferred in also must meet the minimum grade criteria. Finance majors may not take FINC 3337 Finance for Non-Finc Majors for credit