Farmer School of Business exterior in the fall. Large building with clock tower and pillars over the entrance surrounded by trees turning orange.

Finance

This sample plan is a supplement to your Degree Audit Report. Consult with your advisor on a regular basis for individual academic planning. Sequencing of Global Miami Plan courses is flexible.

IP = Intercultural Perspectives
FYIC = First-Year Integrated Core (BUS 101, BUS 102, ESP 103, BUS 104)
*BUS/ENG/STC 284 formerly known as BUS/ENG/STC 308, fulfills Advanced Writing

First Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
MTH 151 5
FYIC 8
ENG 111 3
Total Semester Hours 16
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
CSE 148 3
Humanities 3
ACC 221 3
Creative Arts 3
Physical Science + lab 4
Total Semester Hours 16

Second Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
ACC 222 3
ECO 201 3
STA 125 3
Biological Science 3
BUS 284* 3
Total Semester Hours 15
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
FIN 301 3
Diversity/IP 3
ISA 225 3
ECO 202 3
Global Perspectives 3
Total Semester Hours 15

Third Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
FIN 302 3
FIN 401 3
ISA 235 3
MGT 291 3
Elective 4
Total Semester Hours 16
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
FIN Elective 3
ECO 301 3
MKT 291 3
MGT 302 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Total Semester Hours 15

Fourth Year

First Semester
Course Number
of Hours
FIN Elective 3
FIN Elective 3
Business Capstone 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Global Perspectives 3
Total Semester Hours 15
Second Semester
Course Number
of Hours
FIN Elective 3
ACC Choice 3
BLS 342 3
Thematic Sequence 3
Elective 4
Total Semester Hours 16

Departmental Notes:

  • Students must earn a 2.0 GPA in all FIN courses (excluding FIN 101) to graduate
  • FIN 302 and 401 should be taken concurrently
  • Students may select from ACC 321, 333, or 343 for ACC Choice
  • FIN Electives include FIN 303, 331 351, 402, 403, 404, 408, 417, 452, 461, 462, 475, or 481
  • FIN electives may NOT include any Capstones
  • All FIN electives must be completed at Miami
  • Additional Resources:

General Requirements:

  • Must earn 124 hours to graduate; minimum of 52 hours of non-business coursework required.
  • 2.0 GPA overall and 2.0 GPA in business required to graduate.
  • FSB students must select a non-business thematic sequence (some exceptions - consult your advisor).
  • Pre-requisite information available in the Miami Bulletin.
  • Diversity courses may meet GMP Intercultural Perspectives.
  • Most FSB students satisfy GMP Experiential Learning with an internship; students must register for FIN 340 or 340W to complete this requirement.

Created by FSB Advising, July 2017