The Associate of Science Degree in Finance seeks to provide a general background for entry-level careers in various economic, financial, and insurance industries. In addition to the General Education outcomes, the student will be given the opportunity to:
- Recognize contemporary central banking and bank regulation issues comparing the US, Euro Zone and the United Kingdom.
- Identify banking practices and procedures.
- Analyze insurance and different lines of insurance, product distribution, and basic legal concepts applicable to insurance.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the principles from finance and economics and exploration of the connection between financial markets and the economy.
|Course ID||Subject Area||Credits|
|Area I: General Education Requirements for the Associate of Science Degree|
|GS 101||Introduction to College Studies: Technology, Leadership, and Success||(5)|
|GS/SH 110||Environmental Science, Sustainability, and Health||(5)|
|EN 104||English Composition and Writing||(5)|
|EN 105||Mechanics and Research of Academic Writing||(5)|
|EN 202||Introduction to Public Speaking, Communication, and Self-Awareness||(5)|
|GS/IT 109||Technology in the Information Age||(5)|
|MA 105||Introduction to College Algebra||(5)|
|SO 202||Introduction to Sociology: Culture and Diversity in a Global Society||(5)|
|SO 235||Local and Global Citizenship with Experiential Learning (see p. 14 for additional costs)||(5)|
|Total General Education Requirements for the Associate of Science Degree||(45)|
|Area II: Business Requirements|
|BE 101||Introduction to Business||(5)|
|BE 104||Introduction to Accounting||(5)|
|BE 201||Principles of Microeconomics||(5)|
|BE 202||Principles of Macroeconomics||(5)|
|Total Business Requirements||(20)|
|Area III: Finance Requirements|
|BE 207||Elements of Banking||(5)|
|BE 210||Principles of Insurance||(5)|
|BE 211||Financial Accounting||(5)|
|BE 225||Managerial Accounting||(5)|
|Total Finance Requirements||(20)|
|Area IV: Approved Business/General Elective||(5)|
|Total Credits Required for Graduation||(90)|