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Minor in Quantitative Finance

Quantitative Finance Minor IconThe Quantitative Finance Minor takes a more in-depth look at the world of financial products and risk management. Students learn the fundamental skills necessary for quantitative roles in fields like banking, real estate and portfolio management.

Minor Requirements (27-28 credits)

An overall GPA of 2.67, 40 completed credits and acceptance into a degree program is required for enrollment in any business minor and business courses 3000 level or higher. A student from outside the Huntsman School who desires to pursue any business minor must recognize that there may be prerequisites to the minor courses and that a GPA of 2.5 must be obtained for minor courses.

Students must have a minimum of a C grade in each course required for this minor.

Course Number Course Name Credits
ECN 4010 Intermediate Microeconomics 3
ECN 5600 Financial Economics 3
FIN 3200 Financial Management (B-) 3
FIN 3400 Corporate Finance (B-) 3
FIN 4460 Investments 3
STAT 3000 Statistics for Scientists 3

Choose one course from the following:

ECN 4310 Math Econ I 3
MATH 5570 Actuarial Math I 3

Choose one course from the following:

ECN 5310 Math Econ II 3
MATH 5580 Actuarial Math II 3

Choose one course from the following:

ECN 4330 Econometrics 3
STAT 5100 Linear Regression and Time Series 3

Choose one course from the following:

MATH 1100 Calculus Techniques 3
MATH 1210 Calculus I 4

Advisor Contact Info

Logan Advising

Ruth Loveland

Ruth Loveland

Office: EBB 309
Phone Number: 435.797.2272
Email: ruth.loveland@usu.edu

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Regional Campus Advising

Students pursuing a distance education major must contact the advisors at their specific location.

Regional Campus Advisors

Available at the Following Locations:

Logan Campus