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Minors and Certificates

The Department of Economics, Finance and Accounting offers several minors and certificates.

Accounting Minor
21 Credit Hours

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ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACCT 204 Principles of Accounting II 3
ACCT 303 Cost Accounting 3
ACCT 305 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 306 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 402 Income Tax Procedure 3
ACCT Accounting Elective 3

Accounting Certificate
12 Credit Hours

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ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I 3
ACCT 204 Principles of Accounting II 3

Plus any two of the following classes:
ACCT 303 Cost Accounting 3
ACCT 305 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 306 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 402 Income Tax Procedure 3
ACCT 406 Governmental and Institutional Accounting 3

Economic Minor
21 Credit Hours

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ECON 201 Principles of Economics: Micro 3
ECON 202 Principles of Economics: Macro 3
ECON 601 Quantitative Methods 3
ECON 640 Money, Banking, and the Macroeconomy 3
ECON 644 International Economics 3
ECON 651 Managerial Economics 3
ECON/FIN Economics Elective 3

Economics Certificate
12 Credit Hours

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ECON 201 Principles of Economics: Micro 3
ECON 202 Principles of Economics: Macro 3

Plus any two of the following classes:
ECON 302 Intermediate Macroeconomic Analysis 3
ECON 640 Money, Banking, and the Macroeconomy 3
ECON 651 Managerial Economics 3
Either ECON 644 International Economics or FIN 645 International Finance 3

Finance Minor
21 Credit Hours

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ECON 201 Principles of Economics: Micro 3
ECON 202 Principles of Economics: Macro 3
FIN 305 Managerial Finance 3
FIN 311 Fundamentals of Investments 3
FIN 405 Intermediate Finance 3
FIN 641 Financial Markets and Institutions 3
ECON/FIN Finance Elective 3

Finance Certificate
12 Credit Hours

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FIN 305 Managerial Finance (PR: ACCT 203) 3
FIN 641 Financial Markets and Institutions 3

Plus any two of the following classes:
FIN 311 Fundamentals of Investments 3
FIN 391 Principles of Insurance 3
FIN 405 Intermediate Finance 3
FIN 421 Real Estate Finance 3
FIN 607 Options and Futures Markets 3
FIN 611 Investment Theories and Strategies 3
FIN 645 International Finance 3

Banking Minor
21 Credit Hours

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FIN 201 Principles of Banking 3
FIN 305 Managerial Finance 3
ACCT 315 Financial Statement Analysis 3
ECON 640 Money, Banking, and the Macroeconomy 3
FIN 641 Financial Markets and Institutions 3
FIN 642 Bank Management 3
FIN 643 Bank Strategy 3

Banking Certificate
12 Credit Hours

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FIN 201 Principles of Banking 3
FIN 305 Managerial Finance 3
FIN 642 Bank Management 3
FIN 643 Bank Strategy 3

Kansas Insurance Certificate
12 Credit Hours

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FIN 391 Principles Insurance or FIN 631 Risk Management 3
FIN 450 Personal Financial Planning 3
FIN 680 Retirement and Employee Benefit Planning 3
Plus one of the following classes:
FIN 311 Fundamentals of Investments 3
FIN 467 Internship 3
FIN 641 Financial Markets and Institutions 3
FIN 670 Estate Planning 3
ECON 601 Quantitative Methods 3
MKT 302 Strategic Selling 3

International Business and Economic Minor
21 Credit Hours

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ECON 644 International Economics 3
FIN 645 International Finance 3
MGT 606 International Business 3
MKT 606 International Marketing 3
ECON 640 Money, Banking, and the Macroeconomy 3
International Business and Economics Electives* 6

* Choose two from the following: ECON 302, ECON 601, ECON 651, FIN 405, FIN 607, FIN 641, FIN 642, BCOM 400, GSCI 105, GSCI 240, LDRS 360, MGT 601, POLS 230, SOC 460, or other courses related to international areas if approved by the department chair.

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