Major Requirements

Students choosing the General Finance emphasis develop conceptual knowledge and practical skills for careers in corporate finance and investment. All majors at UALR require 120 hours.

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Major Requirements

General Finance – Emphasis I  (27 Hours)

  • Financial Markets and Institutions (FINC 3340)
  • Investment Analysis (FINC 3350)
  • International Finance (FINC 4330) or Derivatives (FINC 4362)
  • Advanced Financial Management (FINC 4395)
  • Five courses from the following, at least two courses must be finance
    • Bank Financial Management (FINC 4320)
    • International Finance (FINC 4330) if not applied above
    • Predictive Data Analysis (FINC 4355)
    • Risk Management (FINC 4360)
    • Derivatives (FINC 4362) if not applied above
    • Financing Entrepreneurial Ventures (FINC 4363)
    • Real Estate Finance and Investment (FINC 4371)
    • Portfolio Management (FINC 4380)
    • Advanced Equity Analysis (FINC 4383)
    • Cooperative Education I (FINC 4396)
    • Independent Study (FINC 4399)
    • Intermediate Microeconomic Analysis (ECON 3315)
    • Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory (ECON 3330)
    • International Economics (ECON 4320)
    • Applied Econometrics (ECON 4350)
    • Up to two approved upper level Accounting courses
  • Business Core (48 total hours)
  • Core Requirements (44 total hours) Unrestricted Electives (4 hours)