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Indiana University Bloomington

Department of Finance

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U.S. News & World Report ranked our undergraduate finance program #10 out of all universities in the nation in 2013.

Undergraduate Program

Degree Requirements

Undergraduate students in the Department of Finance can major in finance or real estate. Many students combine these majors with other majors to broaden their business education and enhance their career marketability.

The undergraduate program provides complete information about undergraduate degree requirements, including comprehensive information about the curriculum.

 Finance Major

Please note: You must earn a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher in finance major courses.

Required Courses
Accounting Electives (Choose one)

Finance Electives (Choose 12 credit hours, with at least 6 credit hours at the 400-level)

Corporate Finance Electives:
Investments Electives:
International Finance Elective:
Banking Electives:
Entrepreneurial Elective:
Experimental Courses:
Permitted Substitutions
  • Intermediate Accounting: You can substitute A311 and A312 for A310 and 3 credit hours of 400-level finance electives.
  • Cost Accounting: You can substitute A325 for A324 and one accounting elective.
  • Money, Banking, and Capital Markets: You can substitute ECON E305 for BUS G345.
 Real Estate Major

Please note: You must earn a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher in finance-real estate major courses.

Required Courses
Electives (Choose 3 credit hours)