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Finance Major (Available Fall of 2022)

The Finance major is based on an integrated core that provides all students with a deep foundation in markets, investments, and operational corporate finance. Through the core and an extensive menu of approved electives, students acquire a combination of theoretical insights and practical modeling abilities that prepare them for entry-level positions in banking, investment services, personal financial planning, and corporate financial management. The Finance program relies on the guidance of professors and SUNY Geneseo graduates working in Finance to ensure that course content is timely, relevant, and effective.

Major Requirements

  • MGMT 095 Excel Tutorial
  • ACCT 102 Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 103 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • ECON 110 Introductory Microeconomics
  • ECON 112 Introductory Macroeconomics
  • DANL 100 Programming for Data Analytics
  • DANL 200 Introduction to Data Analytics
  • MGMT 263 Business Law I
  • MGMT 300 Organizational Behavior
  • MKTG 331 Marketing
  • ECON 305 Quantitative Methods OR MGMT 305 Quantitative Methods
  • MGMT 390 Strategic Management
  • FNCE 311 Principles of Finance
  • FNCE 312 Corporate Finance
  • FNCE 313 Investments
  • FNCE 414 Financial Modeling Using Excel
  • FNCE 415 Financial Modeling and Statement Analysis

Related Requirements

  • MATH 213 Applied Calculus OR MATH 221 Calculus I
  • INTD 205 Business Communications
  • PHIL 237 Ethics and Management

Electives
Choose 4 electives from the following. (At least 2 of the electives must have the FNCE prefix:)

  • FNCE 315 Financial Statement Analysis
  • FNCE 316 International Finance
  • FNCE 340 Applied Portfolio Management
  • FNCE 441 Fixed Income
  • FNCE 442 Options, Futures, and Other Derivatives
  • FNCE 450 Financial Modeling Using R
  • FNCE 451 Python for Finance
  • ECON 210 Intermediate Microeconomics
  • ECON 212 Intermediate Macroeconomics
  • ECON/FNCE 325 Money and Financial Intermediation
  • ACCT 301 Intermediate Financial Accounting I
  • ACCT 302 Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • ACCT 310 Introduction to Federal Income Taxation