Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016


Finance (for Business majors only) (FIN)

12 Credit Hours

Muma College of Business


Minor Description

The Finance minor is available to all Undergraduate Muma College of Business students, except those majoring in Finance. Nine hours of the required 12 credit hours must be taken in residence at USF-Tampa. A grade of C- or better must be earned in each of the required Finance courses counted for the minor. A GPA of 2.0 or higher must be achieved in all minor coursework. All attempts will be included in the GPA unless grade forgiveness has been used. 

Total Minor Hours - 12 Hours

Core Courses - 12 Hours

  • FIN 4504 Principles of Investments
  • FIN 4303 Financial Institutions and Markets
  • FIN 4414 Advanced Corporation Finance
  • FIN 4443 Financial Policies and Strategies*

*FIN 4443 is capstone course that should be taken in the final semester of the minor (or as close as possible).

Additional Minor Requirements

GPA Requirement

A GPA of 2.0 or better must be achieved in the minor course work at USF and in all minor courses completed at other institutions.

Grade Requirment

Students are required to earn a C- or higher in finance courses that are counted toward the minor requirements.

Residency Requirement

At least nine (9) of the required 12 credit hours must be taken in residence at USF-Tampa.

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