Finance Minor

For information, contact the Department of Finance, 2053 FSB, 513-529-1560.

This minor, open to non-business majors only, provides in-depth study of financial management and introduces financial topics of current importance. Enrollment is limited; seats in this minor are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis by class year.  The courses provide financial management tools and techniques relevant both to corporate finance and investments. This minor allows you to develop and integrate numerous skills and techniques relevant to modern finance.

All 18 semester hours must be taken at Miami University. A minimum 2.00 GPA is required for all courses in the minor.

For details regarding admission to FSB minors and availability of coursework, please refer to the information at the beginning of this section (under Farmer School of Business "Minors").

Program Requirements

(18 semester hours)

ACC 221Introduction to Financial Accounting3
ECO 301Money and Banking3
FIN 301Introduction to Business Finance3
FIN 303Financial Principles and Introduction to Modeling with Excel3
FIN 401Principles of Investments and Security Markets3
Select three hours of the following:3
Intermediate Financial Management
Fixed-Income Portfolio Management
Portfolio Management
Commercial Bank Management
International Business Finance
Total Credit Hours18

Note: Additional prerequisites may be required for specific courses in the minor.