B.B.A. in Managerial Finance
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From Wall Street to the kitchen table, companies and individuals manage assets in a fast-paced economy where risks and opportunities thrive. Ole Miss Managerial Finance students learn to build corporate balance sheets and investment portfolios that weather market downturns and shine during expansions.
A Managerial Finance degree combines business, accounting, technology and statistics. The major uses real world case studies to teach students to think critically about current market trends, challenge the mainstream view, and learn to find opportunity where others see risk.
Requirements for the major in managerial finance include the B.B.A. core: Accy 201, 202 (3, 3); Econ 202, 203 (3, 3); Bus 271, Bus 230, Bus 250, Bus 302; Mktg 351; Fin 331; Mgmt 371, Mktg 372, Mgmt 493; MIS 309; 300-level business elective (6); and 300-level business/nonbusiness elective (3). In addition to the B.B.A. core, the managerial finance major consists of 24 semester hours. These courses include Fin 334, 338, 431, 461, 533, and 3 hours of Econ or Accy electives (excluding Accy 300 & 411) and 6 hours of 300 level or above in Fin (excluding Fin 339 and Fin 451).
Students enter the University of Mississippi School of Business as General Business majors and may declare the Managerial Finance major after completing 39 specific hours (See UM Catalog for listing). Student must achieve 2.25 or higher GPA on those 39 hours.