Major Requirements

The Financial Economics major consists of 51 credits, distributed as follows:

Foundation Core Requirements

18 credits

ACC 1510 Principles of Financial Accounting (3) ECO 1510 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ACC 1520 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3) ECO 1520 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
BUS 1510 Management and Organization (3) MKT 1510 Principles of Marketing (3)

Professional Core Requirements

9 credits

BUS 2160 Statistics for Business and Economics (3) BUS 3520 Business Law I (3)
BUS/FIN 3320 Managerial Finance (3)

Required Financial Economics Courses

12 credits

ECO 3130 Intermediate Microeconomics (3) ECO 3160 Econometrics (3)
ECO 3140 Intermediate Macroeconomics (3) ECO 4700 Research Methodology & Policy Analysis (3)

Finance Elective

Select one 3000 or 4000 level course with a FIN prefix, excluding FIN 3320.

Economics Electives

Select three courses (9 credits) from any 3000 or 4000 level electives in Economics.

Note: An elective course for any Reeves School of Business major may only be used to meet the requirements of one major. A required class in any Reeves School of Business major may not be used as an elective for another Reeves School of Business major.

Available Concentrations for Financial Economics Majors

Associate of Arts Concentration Requirements

The Financial Economics A.A. concentration consists of 21 credits, distributed as follows:

Required Courses

15 credits

ECO 1510 Principles of Macroeconomics (3) FIN/BUS 3320 Managerial Finance (3)
ECO 1520 Principles of Microeconomics (3) FIN/BUS 4120 Intermediate Managerial Finance (3)
ECO 3110 Money, Banking & Financial Markets (3)


Select two courses (6 credits) from any 3000- or 4000-level electives in Economics or Finance.