Undergraduate

15-3 Finance: Major Requirements

Major Requirements

  • 6-7 Required Subjects

    Managerial Finance15.417 [LAB. CI-M] or 15.401 (students who take 15.401 must take 15.418)

    Corporate Finance15.418 [LAB. CI-M] or 15.402 (students who take 15.402 must take 15.417)

    Communication (optional)15.276 [CI-M] or 15.279 [CI-M] (students who take either 15.401 or 15.402 must take 15.276 or 15.279)

    Accounting15.501

    Microeconomics14.01 [HASS] or 15.0111

    Probability15.0791 or 6.041A & 6.041B or 14.30 or 18.600 [REST

    Statistics: 15.075 [LAB] or 14.32 [LAB] or 18.650

  • 7 Restricted Electives

    Each student must take an additional seven subjects from the approved list of subjects. At least one of the electives must be in the area of Investments, at least one of the electives must be in the area of Corporate Finance, and there must be at least five electives in total between the areas of Investments, Corporate Finance, and Topics in Finance.

    *Two 6-unit subjects (half course) are counted as one subject.

7 Restricted Electives

  • Investments (1-3 courses from this section)

    15.4331 -- Financial Markets

    15.4371 -- Options and Futures

    15.438 -- Fixed Income Securities and Derivatives

  • Corporate Finance (1-3 courses from this section)

    15.4311 -- Entrepreneurial Finance

    15.4341 -- Advanced Corporate Finance

    15.4451 -- Mergers, Acquisitions, and Private Equity

  • Topics in Finance (0-5 courses from this section)

    15.447 -- International Capital Markets

    15.450 -- Analytics of Finance

    15.453 -- Finance Research Practicum

    15.456 -- Financial Engineering

    15.458 & 15.459 -- Financial Data Science and Computing I + II

    15.466 -- Functional and Strategic Finance

    15.467 -- Asset Management, Lifecycle Investing, and Retirement Finance

    15.5181 -- Taxes and Business Strategy

    15.535 -- Business Analysis Using Financial Statements

  • Non Finance Courses (0- 2 courses from this section)

    15.053 -- Optimization Methods [REST]

    15.7611 -- Operations Management

    15.8141 -- Marketing

    15.9001 -- Strategy

    15.301 -- People, Teams, and Organizations [LAB. CI-M] or

    15.310 -- People, Teams, and Organizations

    15.312 -- Organizational Processes for Business Analytics

Declare Course 15 (first years)

Change from current Major to Course 15

Add Course 15 as a Second Major