Finance (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2020–Spring 2021 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Finance
Unit: College of Business (BU)
Department: Finance 
Academic Plan Code(s): FIN_MINOR

The College of Business offers a minor in Finance available to all UofL students. Completion of program prerequisites with a 2.8 grade point average and a 2.8 cumulative grade point average is required before enrolling in the Finance minor program core courses.

For graduation (in addition to all other degree requirements) a 2.0 GPA is required in the Finance minor courses.

Program Requirements

Program Prerequisites
Non-Business students must have a 2.8 GPA in Program Prerequisites before applying for the minor.
ACCT 201Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACCT 202Principles of Managerial Accounting3
ECON 201Principles of Microeconomics - SB3
ECON 202Principles of Macroeconomics - SB3
BSTA 301Business Statistics (previously BSTA 201) 13
Finance Core
CIS 205Information Systems in Organizations3
CIS 305Data Analysis for Decision-Making3
FIN 301Corporate Finance 23
FIN 370International Finance 23
FIN 401Investments 23
FIN 433Financial Markets and Institutions 23
Minimum Total Hours33

2.0 GPA in Finance minor program core coursework and a 2.0 cumulative UofL GPA are required for graduation.