AA • Finance Pathway
AA.FIN (60 credit hours)
This pathway is for students who want to pursue a four-year degree in Finance, which includes careers in business and management in diverse organizations.
Please note only 60 of these credits are needed for AA degree completion. For each pathway, IDS 2891 is a degree requirement, and for most of the pathways, SLS 1106 is required for first-time-in-college students. CGS 2100 may be able to be tested out for no credit. Consult an academic advisor with questions related to pathways and course planning.
YEAR I – First Semester
*†CGS 2100 Computer Information Technology and Literacy - 3 cr.
†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
*†MAC 1105 College Algebra - 3 cr.
†SLS1106 First Year Experience Orientation - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Second Semester
*†ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics - 3 cr.
†ENC 1102 English Composition II - 3 cr.
*†MAC 2233C Calculus for Business and Social Science - 3 cr.
†Behavioral Science General Education CORE - 3 cr.
YEAR I – Third Semester
†AMH 2020 Modern American History or †POS 2041, American Government - 3 cr.
†SPC 1608 Public Speaking - 3 cr.
Biological Science General Education - 3-4 cr.
YEAR II – First Semester
*†ACG 2021 Financial Accounting - 3 cr.
*†ECO 2023 Principles of Microeconomics - 3 cr.
*†STA 2023 Elementary Statistics - 3 cr.
†Humanities General Education CORE - 3 cr.
YEAR II – Second Semester
*†ACG 2071 Managerial Accounting - 3 cr.
†IDS 2891 Connections - 1 cr.
Humanities General Education - 3 cr.
Physical Science General Education - 3-4 cr.
**Elective - 3-4 cr.
Common Course Prerequisites recommended by the State for successful transfer to the university are marked with an asterisk (*).
†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.
**Select electives from the following. Elective hours are contingent on initial math sequence placement.
†BRC 1301 Introduction to Financial Institutions - 3 cr.
†FIN 1100 Personal Finance - 3 cr.
†FIN 2001 Principles of Finance - 3 cr.
†FIN 2051 International Finance Management - 3 cr.