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Finance Minor


A minor in finance can open your eyes to global and national financial issues, trends and markets. What better complement to a major in environmental studies and planning, or urban planning, mathematics, computer science, pre-law, international studies, management, marketing or business than a minor in finance?

What Will I Learn?


The finance program offers an 18-credit hour minor for students majoring in disciplines other than finance. This minor provides students with an understanding of basic financial theory, applied financial analysis and financial markets.

What is Unique About Our Program?


  • Augment your chosen School of Business and Economics major with more in-depth study in financial markets and trends.
  • Easily acquire this minor by adding three additional finance courses to your required SBE courses (accounting I and II and principles of finance).

What Are My Career Opportunities?


Our Courses Open Doors to Career Opportunities

The specialized courses in public finance, money and banking, money and capital markets, stock market investment and analysis, corporate financial analysis, econometric, economic issues in economics and finance lead to careers in:

  • Commercial banking
  • Investment banking
  • Market analysis
  • Brokerage security sales
  • Consulting
  • Budget analyst
  • Business economist
  • Transportation planning
  • Forecasting
  • Market research
  • Commodity analysis
  • Actuary
  • Census bureau
  • Tax analysis
  • E-commerce
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