Finance Minor

College of Business Administration

Department of Finance
201 Business Administration Building, 419-372-2520

The minor in finance is designed for both business and non-business students and is available to all students except BSBA students pursuing a Finance specialization.

Minor (21 - 24 hours) 21 credit hours non-business students and 24 credit hours for business students - Fall 2014 course requirements

  • ECON 2000 or ECON 2020
  • ACCT 2000 or ACCT 2210
  • FIN 3000
  • FIN 3400
  • Electives: choose at least three (9 credits) for non-business students or four (12 credits) for business students, courses from the following list: FIN 3500, FIN 4100, FIN 4130, FIN 4140, FIN 4210, FIN 4350, FIN 4450 or FIN 4550

For business students, ACCT 2000 and ECON 2000 are not counted toward a BSBA degree.

All courses in the Finance minor must be taken for a letter grade.

A grade of C or better in FIN 3000 is required to take finance 3000- and 4000-level courses.

All students must complete at least 15 credit hours toward the minor that are not counted in the student's major or specialization or in another minor. Substitute courses must be approved by the department.

For non-business students, the total number of hours earned in College of Business Administration courses may not exceed 25 percent of or 30 hours of the 122 minimum needed for graduation, counting the major and minor (six hours of STAT and nine hours of ECON are exempt from this limitation).