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.

Major Requirements

General Finance ā€“ Emphasis IĀ  (24 Hours)

  • Financial Markets and Institutions (FINC 3340)
  • Investment Analysis (FINC 3350)
  • International Finance (FINC 4320) or Derivatives (FINC 4362)
  • Advanced Financial Management (FINC 4395)
  • Four courses from the following, at least two courses must be finance
    • Bank Financial Management (FINC 4320)
    • Risk Management (FINC 4360)
    • 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)
    • Business Forecasting (ECON 3320)
    • Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory (ECON 3330)
    • International Economics (ECON 4320)
    • Up to two approved upper level Accounting courses
  • Business Core (48 total hours)
  • Core Requirements (44 total hours) Unrestricted Electives (4 hours)