Suggested Degree Pathway for Business Administration - Finance Concentration


For students who entered fall 2015 and beyond. 

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1010/
HONR.1100
College Writing I/FYSH (CW) 3
BUSI.1500 Business 101
3
MATH.1210 Management Precalc. (STEM) 3
xxxx.xxxx Science Elective (SCL) 3
xxxx.xxxx Co-Req. Science Lab (SCL) 1
Total 13

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
ENTR.1000 The Freshmen Diff.Maker Sem.
1
MATH.1220 Management Calculus (MATH) 3
HIST.xxxx History Elective (AH) 3
xxxx.xxxx Science Elective (SCL) 3
xxxx.xxxx Co-Req Science Lab (SCL) 1
Total 14

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ACCT.2010 Accounting/Financial 3
ECON.2110 Statistics I 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)2 3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)2 3
ECON.2010 Economics I (SS) 3
MKTG.2100 Professional Communications (WOC)
3
Total 18

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
ACCT.2020 Accounting/Managerial 3
POMS.2010 Intro to Business Analytics 3
ECON.2020 Economics II
3
MKTG.2010 Marketing Principles 3
LGST.2620 Business Law 3
MIST.2010 Business Info Systems 3
Total 18

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
FINA.3010 Financial Management (QL)
3
POMS.3010 Operations Management 3
MGMT.3010 Organizational Behavior 3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS)2 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
FINA.3210 Investments & Portfolio Analysis (IL), (CTPS)
3
FINA.3310 Principles of Corporate Finance (AIL)
3
FINA.3110 Financial Statement Analysis 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH)2 3
Total 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
FINA.4410 Financial Derivatives 3
FINA.xxxx FINA Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning or Non-Manning Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning or Non-Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
MGMT.3800 Business Ethics (SRE)
3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
FINA.4910 International Finance 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning or Non-Manning Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Manning or Non-Manning Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
FINA.xxxx FINA Elective (3000/4000 level) 3
MGMT.4900/
ENTR.4960
Strategic Management / Entrepren. Strategy Implement.1 3
Total 15
Total Minimum Credits = 123

1Either course satisfies the Capstone requirement.

2The Core Curriculum Diversity and Cultural Awareness (DCA) Essential Learning Outcome is met outside the major. Students are encouraged to select an AH or SS course that meets this degree requirement.  Please see the DCA course listing for a full list of classes that fulfill these requirements.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should use their Advisement Report in SIS. If you need assistance, please contact your adviser.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last updated: 5/08/2018