ACCT 2101. Principles of Accounting 1 (3-0-3) A study of the underlying theory and application of financial accounting concepts. Introduction to accounting as a decision making tool. Financial accounting principles, methods and procedures, including assets, liabilities, equities, and financial statements are examined. Analyzing and interpreting of financial statements as tools in the organization’s information system are also examined.
ECON 2105. Principles of Macroeconomics (3-0-3) This principles of economics course is intended to introduce students to concepts that will enable them to understand and analyze economic aggregates and evaluate economic policies.
ECON 2106. Principles of Microeconomics (3-0-3) This principles of economics course is intended to introduce students to concepts that will enable them to understand and analyze structure and performance of the market economy.
MATH 3106. Mathematical Theory of Interest (3-0-3) Prerequisite: MATH 1125 or MATH 1131 with a grade of "C" or better. Measurement of interest, time value of money, annuities, amortization and sinking funds, bonds, depreciation, capitalized cost and finance applications including net present value, yield rates, and stock and option pricing.
MATH 3108. Introduction to Actuarial Science (3-0-3) Prerequisite: MATH 3175 with a grade of "C" or better. An introduction to risk management in property/casualty and life insurance. Applications of calculus. Applications of probability.
MATH 5126. Actuarial Regression and Time Series (3-0-3) Undergraduate Prerequisite: MATH 3175 with a grade of C or better. Graduate Prerequisite: Permission of Chair. This course has been designed to meet the SOA requirements for VEE (Validation by Educational Experience) credit for Applied Statistical Methods. Content includes least square estimates of parameters, single linear regression, multiple linear regression, hypothesis testing and confidence intervals in linear regression models, testing of models, data analysis and appropriateness of models, linear time series models, moving average, autoregressive and/or ARIMA models, estimation, data analysis and forecasting with time series models, forecast errors and confidence intervals.
FINC 3109. Managerial Finance for Non-Business Majors (3-0-3) Prerequisites: Completion of Area A, ACCT 2101, and ECON 2105 or ECON 2106 with a grade of "C" or better in each. A study of the basic concepts and analytical tools used in the financial decision-making process. This course is for non-business students only.
FINC 3115. Financial Analysis (3-0-3) Prerequisite: FINC 3105 or FINC 3109 with a grade of "C" or better. The course covers financial tools and decision making techniques with heavy emphasis on application of selected computer and financial calculator support tools. Any student with transfer credit for MISM 2115 must have consent of instructor.