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About this Program

Department Information

The Finance, Insurance and Real Estate Department offers degree programs at the doctoral, masters, and undergraduate level. Besides standard finance offerings, specialized academic programs in entrepreneurship, real estate, and value investing are available. The department’s faculty boasts top experts on topic matter as diverse as banking, initial public offerings, investments, international finance, mergers, and acquisitions and real estate.


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All courses for the minor must be taken for letter grade. All attempts at courses for the minor will be averaged into the minor GPA. All 3000/4000-level courses required for the minor must be taken at UF or via a study abroad program preapproved by the Heavener School of Business. UF flexible learning courses will not count toward the minor.

To declare the minor, students must first complete ACG 2021 with a minimum grade of C and ENT 3003 with a minimum grade of B.

Required Courses

ACG 2021Introduction to Financial Accounting4
ENT 3003Principles of Entrepreneurship4
ENT 4614Creativity and Innovation in the Business Environment2
ENT 4940Entrepreneurship Practicum1
ENT 4934Special Topics (Business Plan Laboratory)2
Select a minimum of two:4-6
Any 3000/4000-level entrepreneurship courses beyond ENT 3003
New Product Development and Management
Total Credits17-19