2017-2018 Academic Bulletin & Student Handbook

Business Administration - Banking and Finance Diploma (D25120B)

Banking and Finance is a track under the curriculum title of Business Administration. This curriculum is designed to provide graduates with a sound foundation for careers in the financial services industry that continues to experience convergence beyond the traditional borders of banking, insurance, and brokerage areas of finance. Firms engaged in offering financial services include banks, credit unions, insurance, and brokerage firms. Course work includes foundational courses in accounting, business law, management, marketing, and economics as well as banking principles, fundamentals of lending, and the role of money in the banking system.

Graduates will possess a solid base of knowledge for successful entry level employment in the financial services industry.

Course and Hour Requirements

Major Courses

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ACC 120Prin of Financial Acct
3
2

4

AIB/BAF 110Principles of Banking
3
0

3

AIB/BAF 131Fund of Bank Lending
3
0

3

AIB/BAF 222Money and Banking
3
0

3

BUS 110Introduction to Business
3
0

3

BUS 115Business Law I
3
0

3

BUS 137Principles of Management
3
0

3

CIS 110Introduction to Computers
2
2

3

ECO 251Prin of Microeconomics
3
0

3

MKT 120Principles of Marketing
3
0

3

Total Major Hours: 31

General Education Courses

Communications:

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
COM 231Public Speaking
3
0

3

ENG 111Writing and Inquiry
3
0

3

Total General Education Hours: 6

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 37

Suggested Sequence of Courses

Fall Semester

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
ACC 120Prin of Financial Acct
3
2

4

AIB/BAF 110Principles of Banking
3
0

3

AIB/BAF 131Fund of Bank Lending
3
0

3

AIB/BAF 222Money and Banking
3
0

3

BUS 110Introduction to Business
3
0

3

Total Credit Hours:
15
2
16

Spring Semester

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
BUS 115Business Law I
3
0

3

BUS 137Principles of Management
3
0

3

CIS 110Introduction to Computers
2
2

3

ECO 251Prin of Microeconomics
3
0

3

MKT 120Principles of Marketing
3
0

3

Total Credit Hours:
14
2
15

Summer Term

Course NumberTitleClass HoursLab HoursCredits
COM 231Public Speaking
3
0

3

ENG 111Writing and Inquiry
3
0

3

Total Credit Hours:
6
0
6

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 37