Suggested Degree Pathway for Business Administration - Finance Concentration


For students who entered fall 2019 and beyond. 

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
ENGL.1010 /
HONR.1100
College Writing I / FYSH (CW)3
ECON.2010Principles of Microeconomics (SS)3
BUSI.1500Business 101
3
MATH.1210Management Precalc. (STEM)3
xxxx.xxxxScience Elective (SCL)3
xxxx.xxxxCo-Req. Science Lab (SCL)1

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
ECON.2020Principles of Macroeconomics (SS)3
ENGL.1020College Writing II (CW)3
ENTR.1000The Freshmen Diff.Maker Sem.
1
MATH.1220Management Calculus (MATH)3
MKTG.2010Marketing Principles3
HIST.xxxxHistory Elective (AH)3

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
ACCT.2010Accounting/Financial3
ECON.2110Statistics I3
MKTG.2100Professional Communications (WOC)
3
MIST.2010Business Information Systems3
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)23

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
ACCT.2020Accounting/Managerial3
FINA.3010Financial Management (QL)3
POMS.2010Intro to Business Analytics3
LGST.2620Business Law3
xxxx.xxxxScience Elective (SCL)3
xxxx.xxxxCo-Req Science Lab (SCL)1

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
POMS.3010Operations Management3
MGMT.3010Organizational Behavior3
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)23
xxxx.xxxxManning Elective (3000/4000 level)3
xxxx.xxxxArts & Hum. Persp. (AH)23

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
FINA.3210Investments & Portfolio Analysis (IL), (CTPS)
3
FINA.3310Principles of Corporate Finance (AIL)
3
FINA.3110Financial Statement Analysis3
xxxx.xxxxManning Elective (3000/4000 level)3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)23
Total15

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
FINA.4410Financial Derivatives3
MGMT.3800Business Ethics (SRE)3
FINA.xxxxFINA Elective (3000/4000 level)3
xxxx.xxxxManning or Non-Manning Elective3
xxxx.xxxxManning or Non-Manning Elective (3000/4000 level)3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
FINA.4910International Finance3
MGMT.4900 /
ENTR.4960
Strategic Management / Entrepren. Strategy Implement.13
FINA.xxxxFINA Elective (3000/4000 level)3
xxxx.xxxxManning or Non-Manning Elective3
xxxx.xxxxManning or Non-Manning Elective (3000/4000 level)3
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: 4/04/2019