Finance

In today's economic environment, businesses and individuals require a wide range of financial services and a strategic plan for current and future money needs. The finance major gets you ready for a career in the field of financial services at banks, credit unions, insurance companies, brokerage firms, law firms, corporate finance, employee benefits or credit counseling organizations. Mercyhurst's finance program is registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, and graduates are eligible to sit for the CFP exam.*

Finance Core Requirements

  • Acct 101 Principles of Accounting I
  • Acct 102 Principles of Accounting II
  • Badm 310 Business Law I
  • Badm 350 Business Ethics
  • Badm 405 Business Policy & Strategy
  • Badm 420 Seminar in Business Etiquette (1 Credit)
  • Econ 105 Macroeconomics
  • Econ 106 Microeconomics
  • Econ 406 Managerial Economics
  • Fin 350 Financial Management
  • Mgmt 120 Principles of Management
  • Mis 110 Advanced Computer Applications
  • Mktg 162 Principles of Integrated Marketing

Finance Major Requirements

  • Acct 330 Tax Accounting
  • Fin 245 Financial Institutions & Markets
  • Fin 301 Investments
  • Fin 305 Financial Planning

Additional Requirements (Choose 4)

  • Acct 201 Intermediate Accounting I
  • Acct 340 Cost Accounting
  • Econ 306 Intermediate Microeconomics
  • Fin 310 Employee Benefits and Retirement Planning*
  • Fin 315 Principles of Risk Management*
  • Fin 360 International Finance
  • Fin 410 Estate Planning*
  • Fin 475 Finance Internship
  • Mgmt 290 Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mis 170 E-Commerce

*Needed for CFP Examination

Recommended Electives

Badm 325 Business Law II

Events

Lecture: Not Just a Pretty Face

Dates: Apr 22

Location: Walker Recital Hall

Theatre: The Laramie Project

Dates: Apr 24 - Apr 27, 2014

Location: Taylor Little Theatre

MET HD Live: Così Fan Tutte

Dates: Apr 26

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center

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