Wayne State University

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Requirements for Finance Major

Those pursuing bachelor’s degrees must complete the university’s general education program.

Undergraduate business students also must complete the required business foundation and core courses.

All students admitted effective Fall 2009 and forward are required to have a minimum 2.50 grade point average to enroll in 3000 level or higher business school core and major courses.

In addition to all the above requirements, finance majors must complete the following courses.

Each course is three credit hours unless noted otherwise. Students are responsible for observing all prerequisites and limitations.  Details are available by clicking each course link.

FIN 5215   Security Analysis and Portfolio Management
FIN 5270   Advanced Business Finance
FIN 6996   Corporate Financial Strategies
ACC 5000 Financial Accounting for Managers


Two of the following:

FIN 5320    Principles of International Finance
FIN 5330    Bank Management
FIN 5890    Internship in Finance
FIN 6997    Derivative Securities