Rhode Island College

2018-2019 Catalog


Finance B.S.


Learning Goals

Writing in the Discipline

Department of Economics and Finance

Department Chair:
Alema Karim

Finance Program Faculty: Professor Kazemi; Associate Professor Aydogdu; Assistant Professor Saatcioglu

Students must consult with their assigned advisor before they will be able to register for courses. A graded writing assignment is required in every course.

Course Requirements

Courses

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
FIN 301Financial Management

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
FIN 423Financial Markets and Institutions

4

Fall, Spring.
FIN 431Advanced Corporate Finance

4

Fall, Spring.
FIN 432Investments

4

Fall, Spring.
FIN 434International Financial Management

4

Fall, Spring.
FIN 435Financial Statement Analysis

4

Fall, Spring.
 

FIN 461Seminar in Finance

4

Fall, Spring.
-Or-

FIN 492Independent Study II

4

As needed.

ONE COURSE from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ECON 314Intermediate Microeconomic Theory and Applications

4

Fall.
ECON 315Intermediate Macroeconomic Theory and Analysis

4

Spring.
ECON 449Introduction to Econometrics

4

Fall, Spring.

THREE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
FIN 436Fixed Income Analysis

4

As needed.
FIN 441Financial Derivatives and Risk Management

4

As needed.
FIN 447Financial Modeling

4

As needed.
FIN 463Seminar in Portfolio Management

4

As needed.
FIN 491Independent Study I

4

As needed

Cognates

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ACCT 201Principles of Accounting I: Financial

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
CIS 252Introduction to Information Systems

4

Fall, Spring, Summer
ECON 214Principles of Microeconomics

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ECON 215Principles of Macroeconomics

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
ENGL 230Writing for Professional Settings

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MGT 201Foundations of Management

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MKT 201Introduction to Marketing

3

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 177Quantitative Business Analysis I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.
MATH 248Business Statistics I

4

Fall, Spring, Summer.

Note: MATH 177: Fulfills the Mathematics category of General Education.

Note: MATH 248: Fulfills the Advanced Quantitative Scientific Reasoning category of General Education.

Total Credit Hours: 75