SNC’s BSBA in Finance and Economics is designed to prepare graduates for careers in funds/wealth/portfolio management, economic policy, or banking - whether domestically or involving multinational operations – as well as personal financial management.

Finance and Economics


Students have the flexibility to customize their curriculum to place additional emphasis on either discipline, or take a more balanced approach.  Coupled with electives from the entrepreneurship curriculum, this degree may also prepare graduates for careers involved with the financing of start-up businesses and/or secondary funding rounds to finance scalable growth needs.

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Lower Division Business Core

Students must take Math 251 (Statistics) to fulfill their General Education math requirement.

ACCT 204Financial Accounting3
ACCT 205Managerial Accounting3
ECON 101Principles or Microeconomics3
ECON 102Principles or Microeconomics3
GBUS 291, ENGL 240, or 304Business Writing, Intro to Journalism or Advanced Composition3
MGMT 260Principles of Management3
MKTG 201Introduction to Marketing3
Total Credits 21
Upper Division Business Core
BLAW 360Business Law3
INTB 320Global Business Environment3
INTB 370Leadership in a Global Environment3
INTB 417Global Operations Management3
BFIN 351Corporate Finance3
MGMT 430Business Strategy3
Total Credits18
Business Concentration - Recommended for Graduate
(choose 9 credits of Upper Divisions Business Electives)
Finance and Economics Requirements
ECON 320Microeconomic Theory3
ECON 321Macroeconomic Theory3
INTL 301Development Economics3
INTB 415 or BFIN 270Global Finance & Economics or Economics of Money, Investment and Banking3
BFIN 460Financial Portfolio & Investments3
BFIN 475Capstone in Finance/Economics3
Total Credits18


*Requirements listed above are based off the 2014-2015 Catalog, for other information check past catalogs or graduation requirements.