Finance Minor

Lower Division Requirements

ACC250 Principles of Accounting I

An introduction to financial accounting, involving its basic structure, the accounting cycles for service and merchandising enterprises, assets, liabilities, and accounting systems. (3 units; Fall & OPS)

ACC250-C
Christie, Stephen R.
08/24/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
ACC250-B
Browning, Julianna
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
ACC250-D
Christie, Stephen R.
08/24/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
ACC250-E
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
08/24/2020 M 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
ACC250-A
Browning, Julianna
08/24/2020 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
ACC250-A
Browning, Julianna
01/11/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS

CIS265 Info Systems Essentials

This is an introduction to the essential computer software tools used in the modern information society. Students will be introduced to software applications such as word processing, presentations, spreadsheets, databases, and email. Project-based learning activities will provide hands-on experiences for students to practice and apply the skills to real-world situations. Students will integrate these tools in a comprehensive project. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

CIS265-E
Shade, Karen S
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
CIS265-H
Mc Connell-Freeman, Christy Lee
08/24/2020 MW 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
CIS265-D
Mc Connell-Freeman, Christy Lee
08/24/2020 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
CIS265-I
Corso, Anthony J.
08/24/2020 Th 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
CIS265-J
Corso, Anthony J.
08/24/2020 T 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
CIS265-C
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
08/24/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
CIS265-B
Bainum, Pamela Diane
08/24/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
CIS265-G
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
08/24/2020 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
CIS265-K
Corso, Anthony J.
08/24/2020 Th 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
CIS265-A
Bainum, Pamela Diane
08/24/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
CIS265-F
Corso, Anthony J.
08/24/2020 T 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM CBU Virtual ONLN
CIS265-B
Corso, Anthony J.
01/11/2021 Th 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM James Complex ONLN
CIS265-C
Shade, Karen S
01/11/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM James Complex 367
CIS265-K
Phillips, Timothy,, Jr
01/11/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM James Complex 367
CIS265-L
Mc Connell-Freeman, Christy Lee
01/11/2021 T 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM James Complex ONLN
CIS265-A
Corso, Anthony J.
01/11/2021 T 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center ONLN
CIS265-D
Corso, Anthony J.
01/11/2021 Th 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center ONLN
CIS265-E
Corso, Anthony J.
01/11/2021 T 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM BUS ONLN
CIS265-F
Shade, Karen S
01/11/2021 Th 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
CIS265-G
Shade, Karen S
01/11/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 209
CIS265-H
Bainum, Pamela Diane
01/11/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B113
CIS265-I
Bainum, Pamela Diane
01/11/2021 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Yeager Center B113
CIS265-J
Mc Connell-Freeman, Christy Lee
01/11/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 209

Upper Division Requirements

BUS303 Business Finance

This course provides an introduction to the principles of financial management. It includes an overview of financial management, financial analysis and control, capital investment decisions, raising funds and cost of capital, sources of long-term funds and cash management principles. Prerequisites: ACC 250 or 350 and CIS 265 or 270. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

BUS303-C
Harrison, Adele L.
08/24/2020 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS303-A
Harrison, Adele L.
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS303-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
08/24/2020 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS303-A
Harrison, Adele L.
01/11/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS
BUS303-B
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/11/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS

FIN310 Intermediate Business Finance

An overview of long-term financing topics intended to prepare the students for upper division courses covering additional finance areas. Course includes advanced components of corporate finance with an emphasis on the practices that shape the financial decision-making process. These include risk/return models, valuation of securities, capital budgeting, and capital structure decisions. Prerequisite: BUS 303. (3 units; Spring)

FIN310-A
Harrison, Adele L.
01/04/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS

FIN325 Financial Markets and Institutns

Students examine the role of regulators, depository institutions, insurance companies, and financial markets in the process of intermediation. Key concepts include interest rate determination, methods of security valuation, managing commercial banking, and risk management in financial institutions. Prerequisites: BUS 218 and 303. (3 units; Spring)

FIN325-A
Harrison, Adele L.
03/01/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS

FIN405 Financial Analysis and Forecstng

This course covers a more in-depth analysis of financial statements and the integration of financial forecasting based on interpreting financial data and performance. Students will evaluate investment alternatives and apply risk analysis to the valuation process from a decision-makers' perspective. Prerequisites: BUS 303, 315, and either FIN 310 or ACC 311. (3 units; Fall)

FIN405-A
Borden, Carnell
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
FIN405-A
Harrison, Adele L.
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS

Upper Division Finance Elective Requirements

Complete three (3) units from the following:

ACC430 Federal Income Tax Accounting

Covers the theory of tax accounting with practical applications to individuals, proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and fiduciary organizations. Prerequisite: ACC 251. (3 units; Fall & OPS)

ACC430-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
08/24/2020 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM CBU Virtual SYNC

FIN425 Retirement and Estate Planning

This course focuses on key components, legal requirements, and restrictions, related to effective retirement and estate planning. Specific topics are types of retirement plans, implementing gifts, trusts and life insurance as means of transferring assets after death, and regulatory and tax considerations within retirement and estate planning. Prerequisite: FIN 415. (3 units; Spring, even years)

FIN425-A
Kaminski, Ellen Elizabeth
01/11/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS

FIN491 Internship in Finance

A practiced application of finance principles in a business or campus setting under professional supervision. May be repeated for a maximum of six (6) units of credit. Prerequisite: Permission from the Dean of the School of Business. (1-3 units; Fall/Spring/Summer)

Prerequisite Requirements for Finance Minor

BUS218 Macroeconomics

This course offers a common sense approach to economics, covering basic economic laws and how they apply to our world and everyday life. The course focuses on the overall economy and economic theories that offer explanations for its fluctuations and changes. Also, the course is designed to give the student a sufficient grounding in the terminology, basic concepts, and issues of economics to stimulate interest in further study and provide background in business. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

BUS218-A
Yoo, James J.
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS218-B
Namvar, Bob
08/24/2020 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS218-A
Namvar, Bob
01/11/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS
BUS218-B
Wendee, Paul Michael
01/11/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS
BUS218-C
Khashadourian, Edmund
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS

BUS315 Business Statistics

This course includes the assembling and presentation of statistical data, probability distributions, sampling techniques, and statistical analysis. A project with practical problem solving is required. Prerequisites: CIS 265 or 270, and MAT 115, 123 or higher or STA 144. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

BUS315-B
Khashadourian, Edmund
08/24/2020 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS315-C
Girju, Marina Magdalena
08/24/2020 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS315-A
Girju, Marina Magdalena
08/24/2020 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
BUS315-A
Girju, Marina Magdalena
01/11/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 209
BUS315-B
Girju, Marina Magdalena
01/11/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 209

Complete one of the following:

ACC251 Principles of Accounting II

This course has an emphasis on managerial accounting involved with corporations, control accounting, and decision making. Prerequisite: ACC 250. (3 units; Spring & OPS)

ACC251-A
Browning, Julianna
08/24/2020 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM CBU Virtual SYNC
ACC251-E
Browning, Julianna
01/11/2021 W 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM BUS
ACC251-D
Christie, Stephen R.
01/11/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS
ACC251-A
Christie, Stephen R.
01/11/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS
ACC251-B
Browning, Julianna
01/11/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS
ACC251-C
Browning, Julianna
01/11/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS

FIN415 Investments

This course provides an overview of investment principles and practices with an emphasis on financial markets and pricing models. Topics covered include the securities markets, risk/return relationships, portfolio theory and the capital asset pricing model, debt securities, derivatives, and security analysis covering equity valuation. In addition, the student will participate in a real-time stock market stimulation throughout the course. Prerequisite: FIN 325. (3 units; Fall)

FIN415-A
Parsons, Dean E.
08/24/2020 MW 7:45 PM - 9:15 PM CBU Virtual SYNC