Financial Services Concentration Curriculum Requirements
|First-Year Gateway Experience|
|Global Foundations of Character and Leadership|
|Global Foundations of Organizations and Business|
|Bryant IDEA: Innovation and Design Experience For All|
|Financial Services Concentration Requirements (Also required for the Financial Planning Track)|
|Financial Institutions and Markets|
|Risk Management and Insurance|
|Law of Financial Institutions|
|Financial Services Electives|
Select four of the following: 1
|Personal Financial Planning|
|Special Topics in Finance Credit Essentials|
|Forecasting for Decision Making|
|Financial Statement Analysis|
|Real Estate Finance|
|Equity and Commodity Derivative Securities|
|Debt Securities, Derivatives and Investing|
|Innovations in Contemporary Finance|
|Data Analysis for Finance|
|Management of Banking Institutions|
|Archway Fixed Income Portfolio Management|
|Financial Services Internship|
|Directed Study in Financial Services|
|Financial Planning Track Requirements 5|
|Personal Financial Planning 6|
|Pension Fundamentals 6|
|Financial Services Internship 7|
|Directed Study in Financial Services (Financial Planning Capstone) 6|
|Business Core Requirements|
|Principles of Financial Accounting|
and Principles Managerial Accounting
|Introduction to Information Technology and Analytics|
|The Legal Environment of Business|
|Management Principles and Practice|
|Foundations of Marketing Management|
|Liberal Arts Core Requirements|
|Introduction to Literary Studies|
Two Humanities Survey Courses
|Liberal Arts Distribution Requirements - Modes of Thought 2|
Two Social Science Modes of Thought
One Historical Mode of Thought (Upper Division)
One Literary Mode of Thought (Upper Division)
Two Scientific Modes of Thought 3
|Liberal Arts Elective|
|Liberal Arts Minor Requirement|
Four Courses (selection is made from a variety of liberal arts disciplines) 4
Must include one 400-level.
3 credits from the required liberal arts minor may be applied to this distribution.
Include 1 Lab Science. One science course must be at the 300 or 400 level.
Some minors require more than 12 credits.
Students who complete the Financial Planning Track requirements above must also complete 1 additional non-degree credit courses (Estate Planning) through Bryant University's Executive Development Center (or other CFP Registered institution offering these courses) to satisfy the CFP Board of Standard's education requirements.
Students enrolled in the Financial Planning Track will be required to successfully complete a Financial Planning Internship (under the same structure as existing Financial Services Internship FS 391).
Satisfies a topical area for the educational component of the CFP designation.
Satisfies a topical area for the educational component of the CFP designation if the context of the internship is financial planning. Faculty approval is required for counting FS 391 as a Financial Planning internship.
122 credits required for graduation