Academic plan for Finance: Freshmen

Year 1

Fall (15 Units) Spring (15 Units)
ENGL 1A: Composition I ENGL 1B: Composition 2
Oral Comm. (A1) MATH 71 Business Calculus (Business Pool & B4)*
Hist. and Govt. (F1-2-3/D2-3) HIST/GOVT (F1-2-3/D2-3)
BUS 10: Discovering Business Life Science (B2)
ARTS (C1) Human Understanding and Devel. (E)


Year 2

Fall (17 Units) Spring (15 Units)
ECON 1A: Principles of Economics:Macroeconomics ECON 1B: Principles of Economics:Microeconomics
Bus 20: Financial Accounting BUS 21: Managerial Accounting
Bus 80: Legal Environment of Business Bus 90: Business Statistics
PHYSICAL SCIENCE (B1) Bus 91L: Business Computer Tools
Letters (C2) Critical Thinking (A3)
PE (1 Unit) PE (1 Unit)


Year 3

Fall (15 Units) Spring (15 Units)
COMM 100W, ENGL 100W or LLD100W** BUS 188: Business Systems and Policy
BUS 130: Introduction to Marketing BUS 173A: Financial Management: Theory and Policy
BUS 160: Fundamentals of Management and Organizational Behavior BUS 171A: Financial Institutions and Markets
BUS 170: Fundamentals of Finance BUS 190: Quantitative Business Analysis
BUS 187: Global Dimensions of Business Cult. and Civ. (V) (Nonbus. Global Persp.)


Year 4

Fall (15 Units) Spring (13 Units)
BUS 140: Fundamentals of Operations Management Finance Elect.
BUS 172A: Investment Analysis Finance Elect.
Finance Elect. BUS 189: Strategic Management
PHIL 186: Professional and Business Ethics Earth & Envir. (R)
Interdisc. Elect. (3 units)*  


Notes

  • English 1A requires an EPT exemption or passing score.
  • Math 70 requires an ELM exemption or passing score.
  • Must earn from of "C" or better in BUS 20, BUS 90, MATH 70 (MATH 71 for freshmen admitted fall 2010 or later), and ENGL 1B beginning in Fall 2009. Prior to fall 2009, grades of "C-" or better are acceptable in most cases. Accounting majors must earn "C" or better in BUS 20 regardless of semester taken. MATH 70 or 71 requires a grade of "C" or better to earn GE credit.
  • Phil 186, 100W, and advanced general education courses (R, V) require a passing score on the WST.
  • One science class (B1, or B2) must have a lab.
  • Finance majors must earn a grade of "C" or better in BUS 21, 90, 170, 171A, 173A, ECON 1A, ECON 1B.
  • *4 units of interdisciplinary electives may be required to earn 120.0 semester units for graduation.

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