Thomas George, Kris Jacobs, Praveen Kumar, R. Richardson Pettit (Emeritus), Craig Pirrong, Paul Povel, Ramon Rabinovitch, Latha Ramchand, Ronald Singer, Stuart Turnbull, Arthur D. Warga
Jeremy Berkowitz, William J. Kretlow, Raul Susmel, Guojun Wu
William Alexander (Clinical), Stephen V. Arbogast (Clinical), Hadiye Aslan, Swati Basu (Clinical), Alexei Boulatov, Amelie Carlton (Clinical), Darla Chisholm (Clinical), Martin Dierker, Kathleen Dodgen (Clinical), Charles Guez (Clinical), Dan Jones (Clinical), Nisan Langberg, Long Le (Clinical), Federico Nardari, Natalia Piqueira, Tyler Priest (Clinical), Ruxandra Prodan (Economics), David Rubenstein (Visiting)
offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in finance. This major concentrates on an understanding of the financial decisions of corporations, individuals, and nonprofit organizations and special tracks in Global Energy Management and Risk Management and Insurance. The courses focus on analysis and management of risk, costs and benefits of capital budgeting decisions, portfolio management, security analysis, and energy management. The department offers courses dealing with corporate financial management, investment analysis, the operation of institutions, analysis of derivative securities, risk and insurance, real estate finance, and international securities markets.
Business majors pursuing the standard track in finance must meet the business, nonbusiness, and elective requirements for a baccalaureate degree as well as the following for a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in finance:
Finance majors pursuing the Global Energy Management Professional Program (GEM-PP) have more rigorous requirements in math, science, and economics at the freshman-sophomore level, and more specified coursework at the junior-senior level (see the Office of Undergraduate Business Programs for a complete listing of degree requirements).
GENB 2301, PSYC 1300 or SOC 1300, MATH 1431, 1432, 2331, 2433,ACCT 2331, 2332, PHYS 1321 and one of two options to meet the natural science core: CHEM 1111, 1112, 1331 and 1332, or 6 hours from CHEM 1301, GEOL 1330 or PHYS 3378 (also GEOL 3378).
Finance majors interested in course work related to energy but not in the GEM-PP may pursue a Global Energy Management track in finance by meeting the following requirements within the finance major:
The risk management and insurance advising track requires the following:
Catalog Publish Date: August 19, 2010
This Page Last Updated: July 1, 2010
Effective Date of Archive: August 15, 2011