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
Required Support Courses
QMBS 2305Business Statistics I3
ACCT 2301Principles of Financial Acct3
ACCT 2302Principles of Managerial Acct3
CISA 1305Business Computer Applications3
University Requirements
UNIV 1301First Year Seminar3
BUAD 4101Jaguar Tracks IV: Business1
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
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
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