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Required Courses

HSIF is open to students in the School of Business whose studies focus on finance. For undergraduates, this means a major in business with a concentration in finance. For MBA and PMBA students, it means they must have chosen finance as their concentration. All students in the Masters of Finance program are eligible. Only students with a 3.0 GPA or higher may join the HSIF team. 

In addition, the following requirements must be met before joining the team:

Undergraduates:

BUS 106, BUS 132 and BUS 136 with a B or better in each course.

Graduate students:

MGT 202 with a B+ or better. Students who waived out of MGT 202 are also eligible.

 

 


 

Recommended Courses

 

Relevant Courses for Undergraduates

 

YEAR 1

        
ECON 3 — Introduction to Microeconomics        
BUS 10 — Intro to Business        
ECON 2 — Introduction to Macroeconomics        
BUS 21 — Generation of Financial Accounting Information        
CS 8 — Introduction to Computing        
STAT 48 — Statistics for Business    

    
YEAR 2        


ECON 102 — Microeconomic Theory        
BUS 106 — Financial Theories and Markets        
BUS 165A — Intermediate Financial Accounting        
BUS 132 — Foundations of Finance        
ECON 101 — Statistics for Economics        
BUS 136 — Securities Analysis and Portfolio Investment      

 
YEAR 3        


BUS 134 — Corporate Finance        
BUS 141 — Trading Strategies        
BUS 131 — Fixed Income        
BUS 142 — Risks of Financial Institutions and Banking        


YEAR 4        


BUS 137 — Derivatives        
BUS 139 — Real Estate        
BUS 138 — International Finance

 

 

 

Relevant Courses for Graduate Students

 

QUARTER 1        


MGT 201 — Quantitative Methods    
MGT 211 — Accounting    
MGT 202 — Financial Management    


QUARTER 2    

    
MGT 252 — Portfolio Management    
MGT 295F — Seminar in Asset Pricing    
MGT 232 — Derivatives    

 

QUARTER 3        


MGT 227 — Fixed Income    
MGT 244 — Risk Management    


 
Summer  Internship    

       
QUARTER 4        


MGT 237 — International Finance    

 

 

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