B.B.A. Finance

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admission requirements for the BBA in Finance.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 3 - MGT 22163
Objective 46
Objective 57
Objective 6 - ECON 22016
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7
Objective 8 - INFO 1101 or FIN 1115
Objective 93
Total Credits37

Core Business Course Requirements

To assure a minimum level of competence in all functional areas of business, the College of Business requires each student in the B.B.A. program to complete the following courses:

ACCT 2201Principles of Accounting I (Must pass ACCT 2201 with a C-)3
ACCT 2202Principles of Accounting II3
MGT 1101Introduction to Business3
ECON 2201Principles of Macroeconomics (partially satisfies General Education Objective 6)3
ECON 2202Principles of Microeconomics3
MKTG 3310Professional Development and Personal Branding3
ENGL 3308Business Communications3
Take one of the following:3
Digital Information Literacy (Satisfies General Education Objective 8)
Personal Finance (Satisfies General Education Objective 8)
FIN 3315Corporate Financial Management3
MGT 2216Business Statistics (satisfies General Education Objective 3)3
MGT 2217Applied Business Statistics3
MGT 2261Legal Environment of Organizations3
MGT 3312Individual and Organizational Behavior3
MGT 3329Operations and Supply Chain Management3
MGT 4460Strategic Management3
MKTG 2225Introduction to Marketing3
BA 3316Introduction to Data Analytics3
College of Business Applied Educational Requirement 1
Total Credits51

Major Requirements

FIN 4405Advanced Corporate Financial Management I3
FIN 4478Investments3
6 additional credits of upper division Finance courses 26
6 additional credits of upper division College of Business courses 26
6 additional credits of upper division courses 26
Total Credits24

Degree Totals

Program Admission Requirements0
General Education37
BBA Core (Required General Education credits removed.)45
Major Requirements24
Upper Division Free Electives0
Free Electives14
Total Credits120

The following courses satisfy the applied educational requirement:
ACCT 4440FIN 4451FIN 4452INFO 4488MGT 4411/MKTG 4411, ECON 4485 and any 3393 Internship course or 4493 Advanced Internship course offered from the College of Business.


ACCT 4490 will count as an upper division Finance course.

The following courses will not fulfill the upper division requirements:
Any upper division course in the BBA Core- 
FIN 3315BA 3316MGT 3312MGT 3329MGT 4460

Any 3000-level internship- 
ACCT 3393ECON 3393FIN 3393INFO 3393MKTG 3393MGT 3393

Any College of Business course for non-business majors-
ACCT 3303FIN 3303INFO 3303MGT 3303


ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education

Major Academic Plan (MAP)