- Open to business or non-business students.
- Provides in-depth understanding of financial principles and their application to financial issues faced by decision-makers in corporate, financial, and government sectors of the global economy.
- Students majoring in Accounting, Economics, Marketing, Risk Management, and Real Estate will enhance their marketable skills with this minor.
Course List Code Title Credit Hours Prerequisite courses required for non-business students: ACCT 2101 Financial Accounting 3 ACCT 2102 Managerial Accounting 3 or ACCT 2521 Cost Accounting ECON 1101 Macroeconomic Principles 3 ECON 1102 Microeconomic Principles 3 FIN 3101 Financial Management 3 Pre-Calculus/Calculus sequence: 6-8 Quantitative Methods for Business I
and Quantitative Methods for Business II
and Differential and Integral Calculus
and Calculus I
STAT 2103 Statistical Business Analytics 4
- Minimum grades of C- are required in prerequisite courses except for FIN 3101 which requires a minimum grade of C. These grades are not calculated in the minor GPA.
- Four departmental courses required (three of these courses must be taken at Temple University):
Course List Code Title Credit Hours Required Courses FIN 3504 Intermediate Corporate Finance (must be completed at Temple) 3 FIN 3507 Security Analysis and Portfolio Management 3 Electives Select two of the following: 6 Bank Enterprise Risk Management Derivatives and Financial Risk Management Real Estate Investment and Finance 1 Financial Modeling Financial Statement Analysis Commercial Real Estate Analysis Financial Markets and Institutions for Business Financial Data Analysis Advanced Portfolio Analysis Commercial Credit Essentials International Finance 2 Owl Fund Seminar 3 Advanced Owl Fund Seminar 3 Total Credit Hours 12 1
FIN 3509 may not count as a Finance elective if majoring in Real Estate.
FIN 3551 replaces IB 3101 in the upper division foundation. This course is not calculated in the major GPA.
FIN 3571 and FIN 3671 require permission of the instructor and all prerequisites must be met.
- Minimum grades of C are required for the departmental courses.
- A grade point average of 2.0 in the minor is required.
- Courses cannot be used to meet minor requirements if already used to meet the requirements for a major or a different minor or certificate.
- Courses for the minor must be completed prior to graduation; if completed, the minor will be recorded on the final transcript upon graduation.
To declare or rescind this minor, visit the Fox School of Business and Management.
Interested students should discuss with their home college advisors how the courses in the minor will fit into their overall degree plan and are strongly encouraged to declare the minor early in their academic career.