Courses

FIN 2951 Special Projects 1-3 Credits

Projects related to finance as approved by the college. (S-U)

FIN 3403 Business Finance 4 Credits

The acquisition and management of funds by business. A minimum grade of B is required in FIN 3403 to register for required finance major courses.

Prereq: (ACG 2021 and junior standing) or (ACG 2021 and ECO 2023 and sophomore standing).

FIN 4243 Debt and Money Markets 4 Credits

Course examines financial markets, the institutions and instruments associated with debt funds and the determinants of the general level and structure of interest rates.

Prereq: FIN 3403 with a minimum grade of B and ACG 2021 and ACG 2071 with minimum grades of C.

FIN 4403 Honors Finance 2 Credits

Variable topics providing opportunity for in-depth study of topics not offered in other courses.

Prereq: FIN 3403 with grade of A.

FIN 4414 Financial Management 4 Credits

An integrative examination of theory and practice of managerial finance, financing and investing decisions as affected by risk, timing and financial markets.

Prereq: FIN 4243 and FIN 4504.

FIN 4453 Financial Modeling 2 Credits

The course demonstrates how intricate financial spreadsheet models can be applied to aid in value creating activities for businesses such as valuation, additional funds needed analysis and additional applications that may include activities such as leasing and merger analysis.

Prereq: FIN 3403 with a minimum grade of B or an equivalent course as approved by the Department of Finance.

FIN 4504 Equity and Capital Markets 4 Credits

Course examines financial markets, the institutions and instruments associated with equity funds, the mechanics and mathematics of stock prices, security analysis and the factors influencing stock values.

Prereq: FIN 3403 with minimum grade of B and ACG 2021 with a minimum grade of C, and ACG 2071 with minimum grades of C.

FIN 4533 Financial Derivatives 2 Credits

The course defines the main kind of derivatives, shows how they are used to achieve various hedging and speculating objectives, introduces a framework for pricing derivatives and studies several applications of derivative-pricing techniques outside derivative markets.

Prereq: FIN 4504 or FIN 4243

FIN 4905 Independent Research 1-4 Credits

A written report or reports will be required.

Can be repeated with a change in content up to 6 credits. Prereq: senior standing, previous work in the area of research and department permission.

FIN 4934 Special Topics 1-4 Credits

Special topics in entrepreneurship related fields of study.

FIN 4956 International Studies in Finance 1-4 Credits

This course provides a mechanism by which coursework taken at a foreign university as part of an approved study abroad program can be recorded on the transcript and counted toward UF graduation.

FIN 4970 Honors Thesis 1 Credit

A thesis is required for award of magna cum laude or summa cum laude designation. To qualify for the thesis option, students normally will have completed 90 semester credits of coursework (exceptions may be made by the honors coordinator) and must have at least the 3.6 GPA required for high honors at the time they enroll. The thesis will be reviewed by at least one faculty member chosen by the honors coordinator from the student's major department. (S-U)

Prereq: 90 credits earned and a 3.6 UF GPA.

REE 2951 Special Projects 1-3 Credits

Projects related to business real estate as approved by the college. (S-U)

REE 3043 Real Estate Analysis 4 Credits

Principles of real estate decision making within the context of our economic, social, legal and political-government systems.

Prereq: ACG 2021 or AEB 3133 or AEB 3144 or BCN 4753.

REE 4303 Real Estate Investment Decision Making 4 Credits

Explores real estate investment and the demands, skills and challenges of decision-making for those who make such investments.

Prereq: REE 3043 with a minimum grade of C.

REE 4905 Independent Research 1-4 Credits

A written report or reports will be required.

Can be repeated with change in content up to 4 credits. Prereq: senior standing, previous work in the area selected for research and instructor and department chair permissions.

REE 4970 Honors Thesis 1 Credit

A thesis is required for award of magna cum laude or summa cum laude designation. To qualify for the thesis option, students normally will have completed 90 semester credits of coursework (exceptions may be made by the honors coordinator) and must have at least the 3.6 GPA required for high honors at the time they enroll. The thesis will be reviewed by at least one faculty member chosen by the honors coordinator from the student's major department. (S-U)

Prereq: 90 credits earned and a 3.6 UF GPA.