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Finance Minor | Bachelor of Science Degree

The finance minor will help prepare students in pursuing economics, mathematics and other related degrees for careers in the financial sector. This may include careers as a financial planner, financial analyst, investment banker or as a broker.

Basic Admissions Requirements

As a CU Denver Undergraduate student, you need a 2.0 GPA to be accepted for a business minor. Additionally, you must have a:

  • 3.0 GPA overall
  • 3.0 GPA in your business courses

at the time of graduation to receive the minor.

You will take a set of prerequisites for your minor

These may include subjects such as:

  • Business problem solving
  • Algebra
  • Polynomial Calculus
  • Business statistics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics

Finance Minor Requirements

The minor requires student take 5 business school courses. Courses may include subjects such as:

  • Financial accounting
  • Principles of Finance
  • Management of Business Capital
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Investment and Portfolio Management
  • International Financial Management
  • Financial and Commodity Derivatives
  • Corporate Financial Decisions

For more information, contact the Business School Undergraduate Advisors​ or call 303-315-8100.

Please see the course catalog for course descriptions.


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