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Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

Finance M.S.

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The degree requirements for the Master of Science degree in Finance requires 30 hours of course work, including 24 hours of required courses and 6 hours of electives.

Degree Requirements

Required Graduate Courses  (24 hours)

Required Graduate Courses (24 hours)
ECON 5136 Managerial Economics
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 5133 Corporate Finance
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 5231 Quantitative Methods in Finance
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 5332 Financial Statement Analysis
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6131 Commercial Banking
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6231 Investment Management
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6531 International Finance
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6731 Seminar in Finance (Capstone)
Credit Hours: 3

Additional Information

FINC 6731 must be taken in the last long semester of the program.

Graduate Elective Requirements (6 hours)

Elective Requirements (6 hours)
Choose two courses from the list:
FINC 5134 Real Estate Investment Analysis and Financing
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 5331 Treasury Management Practices
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 5333 Personal Wealth Management
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 5931 Research Topics in Finance
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6233 Options and Futures
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6234 Portfolio Management
Credit Hours: 3
FINC 6739 Internship in Finance
Credit Hours: 3

MS Finance Concentration in Healthcare Administration

Students may complete a 12-hour concentration in Healthcare Administration within the MS in Finance.  Students choosing this option will have a 36-hour program of study.  In the graduate course work listed above, the six hours of graduate finance electives will not be required. Listed below are the Healthcare Administration courses for the concentration.

Concentration Requirements (12 hours)
HADM 5233 Financial Management of Healthcare Organizations II
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 5335 Planning & Marketing Healthcare Services
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6132 Legal Aspects of Healthcare Systems
Credit Hours: 3
HADM 6235 Integrated Delivery Systems
Credit Hours: 3

Additional Information

All 4 courses must be completed to fulfill the requirement for MS Finance Concentration in Healthcare Administration. Healthcare Administration concentration not available online.