Four-Year Plan

FINANCE
Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science
2014-2015 Catalog Year

Download the 2014-2015 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
MTH1010: Foundations of Algebra, MTH1100: College Algebra, or Elective
4 MTH1100: College Algebra or Elective 4
ENG1000: First-Year Composition or
IDS1610: Being Human
4 ENG1000: First-Year Composition or
IDS1610: Being Human
4
BUS1020: Foundations of Management 4
ACC2020: Principles of Managerial Accounting 4
ACC2010: Principles of Financial Accounting 4
MKT2300: Principles of Marketing 4
Total Semester Hours   16         
Total Semester Hours   16         
YEAR II
IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4 IDS2020: Trajectories of Human History or
IDS2030: Science and Society
4
ECN2030: Principles of Economics 4
COM1550: Professional Communication 4
MTH2320: General Statistics 4
FIN3400: Principles of Finance 4
MIT3520: Advanced Software Applications 4 Elective 4
Total Semester Hours   16 Total Semester Hours   16
YEAR III
IDS3040: Global Justice or Elective 4 IDS3040: Global Justice or Elective 4
FIN3480: Financial Markets and Institutions 4
FIN4430: Advanced Corporate Finance 4
Elective 4
FIN4250: Investments and Portfolio Management 4

Elective

4
Elective 4




Total Semester Hours   16 Total Semester Hours   16
YEAR IV
FIN3940: Finance Internship 4

Elective

4
Finance Selected Course** 4
Finance Selected Course or Elective 4
Bachelor of Science Course* 4 Elective 4
Elective 4
Bachelor of Science Course* 4




Total Semester Hours   16 Total Semester Hours   16

Major Notes

  • **Finance majors will choose two business selected courses from the following:
    ACC3110: Intermediate Accounting I
    ACC3310: Federal & State Taxation of Individuals
    ACC3320: Federal Taxation of Business Entities
    FIN3450: Personal Financial Management
    FIN3560: International Finance
    BUS2010: Legal Environment of Business
  • *Students wishing to obtain a Bachelor of Science degree will complete the following additional courses:
    BUS3550: Operational Metrics
    MTH3590: Business Analytics

General Notes

  • Student must complete 30 semester hours at the 3000 level or above, of which 15 semester hours must be completed at Aurora University.
  • The last 24 semester hours of degree must be completed at AU, 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.