Students who are pursuing other majors but who wish to expand their skills in this field may pursue a minor in finance.
The Finance minor for non-Quinlan students requires 18 credit hours in the following courses:
|ACCT 201||Introductory Accounting I||3|
|ECON 201||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|ISSCM 241||Business Statistics 1||3|
|FINC 334||Principles of Corporate Finance||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|Introduction to Derivatives|
|Banking, Money & Capital Markets|
|Risk Management and Insurance|
|Advanced Business Finance|
|Introduction to Options|
|Real Estate Finance & Investments|
|International Finance Management|
|Advanced Topics in Investment Banking and Asset Management|
|Cases in Corporate Finance|
|Advanced International Financial Management|
|Independent Study in Finance|
|Special Topics in Finance|
Quinlan students pursuing the Finance minor will complete 9 credit hours including FINC 335 Investments and two additional 300-level Finance courses from the list above.
At the discretion of the Quinlan School of Business, a maximum of one transfer course taken prior to matriculating at Loyola University Chicago may be allowed to satisfy minor requirements. A 2.0 average GPA is required for all attempted business courses. (BA in Economics students must also earn a 2.0 average GPA for all attempted Economics courses).
Quinlan students are limited to double dipping once (that is, counting one course twice) between any major or minor combination, regardless of what program the major or minor is taken in. Non-Quinlan students are limited to double dipping twice (that is, counting two courses twice) between business school minors and/or their respective majors.
Students planning to study abroad are encouraged to meet with their academic advisor early in the planning stage. A student will be permitted to take up to two approved courses in any Quinlan major or minor (and including BA Economics majors). All courses must be approved by the Quinlan Undergraduate Dean.