Four-Year Plan

FINANCE
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
2013-2014 Catalog Year

Download the 2013-2014 Four Year Plan

This 4-Year Plan is only a suggested guide for planning course selections.

Official course selections should be made with the guidance of an academic advisor and will depend on an individual student's situation.
Specific information regarding majors, minors, course descriptions, policies and procedures can be found in the university catalog.

Fall Spring
YEAR I
ENG1000: Introduction to Academic Writing or IDS1600: Culture, Diversity & Expression  4 IDS1600: Culture, Diversity, & Expression or ENG2010: Intro to Research Writing 4
MTH0990: Preparatory Math or General Education Course 3-4 MTH1100: College Algebra, MTH 1110: Contemporary Math, or Elective 3-4
General Education Course 3-4
General Education Course 3-4
BUS1020: Foundations of Management 3
MKT2300: Principles of Marketing 3
Total Semester Hours   13-15           Total Semester Hours   13-15          
YEAR II
ENG2010: Introduction to Research Writing or IDS2000: Wellness & Social Responsibility 4 IDS2000: Wellness & Social Responsibility or General Education Course 4
General Education Course 3-4
General Education Course 3-4
ACC2010: Principles of Financial Accounting 3
ACC2020: Principles of Managerial Accounting
3
ECN2030: Principles of Economics 4 MTH2320: General Statistics 3
Total Semester Hours   14-15 Total Semester Hours   13-14
YEAR III
MTH3590: Business Analytics* or Open Elective 3-4 BUS3550: Operational Metrics* or Open Elective 3-4
MIT3220: Management Information Systems 3
FIN3480: Financial Markets & Institutions 3
FIN3400: Principles of Finance 3
Financial Selected Course** 3

General Education Course

3-4
General Education Course 3-4
Open Elective 3-4
Open Elective 3-4
Total Semester Hours   15-18 Total Semester Hours   15-18
YEAR IV
3000/4000-Level Writing Intensive Elective 3-4

3000/4000-Level General Education Course

3-4
FIN3940: Financial Internship 3
COM3510: Professional Communication 3
FIN4250: Investments & Portfolio Management 3 FIN4430: Advanced Corporate Finance 3
Finance Selected Course** 3
Finance Selected Course** 3
Open Elective 3-4
Open Elective 3-4
Total Semester Hours   15-17 Total Semester Hours   15-17

*Denotes course required to obtain Bachelor of Sciences.

**Finance Selected Courses: Choose from 9 semester hours from ACC3110, ACC3120, ACC3320, FIN3450, FIN3560

General Notes

  • Students must complete 30 semester hours at the 3000 level or above, of which 15 semester hours must be completed at Aurora University.
  • Last 24 semester hours of degree must be completed at Aurora University, including at least 18 semester hours in the major.
If you have questions about this major, contact Brynn Landwehr in the Crouse Center for Student Success at 630-844-6870.