Finance Minor

Students majoring in Business may minor in Finance. The requirements are:

  1. The course requirements are as follows:

    Course Title Cr. hr.
    FIN 4504 Principles of Investments 3
    FIN 4303 Financial Institutions and Markets 3
    FIN 4414 Advanced Corporation Finance 3
    FIN 4443 Financial Policies and Strategies* 3
    Total Finance Hours 12

    *FIN 4443 is capstone course that should be taken in the final semester of the minor (or as close as possible).

  2. A grade point average of 2.00 or better must be achieved in the minor course work at USF and in all minor courses completed at other institutions. Students are required to earn a C- or higher in finance courses that are counted toward the minor requirements.
  3. At least 9 of the required 12 credit hours must be taken in residence at USF - Tampa.