Banking and Finance (BAF)

Courses

BAF 121. Economics for Bankers. 3.0 Credits. Class-3.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course is designed to provide bankers with an introduction to the fundamental principles of economics. Emphasis is placed on the basics of economics theory, macroeconomics, and examples of the application of economics to banking. Upon completion, students should be able to interpret economic indicators, relate basic principles of economic theory, describe inflation, and compare and contrast economic systems.

Prerequisites: Take 1 group: Take DMA 010 DMA 020 and DMA 030; Take MAT 121 MAT 122 MAT 171 MAT 172 MAT 223 MAT 263; MAT 271 MAT 272 MAT 273 or MAT 285, minimum grade of C; Take MAT 003. Take 1 group: Take DRE 097 or DRE 098; Take EFL 112 ENG 111 ENG 112 ENG 113 or ENG 114; Minimum; grade C; Take ENG 002

BAF 143. Financial Planning. 3.0 Credits. Class-3.0. Clinical-0.0. Lab-0.0. Work-0.0

This course covers the perspectives, principles, and practices of financial planning. Topics include investment, retirement, tax, and estate planning. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the process that looks at a customer's financial picture and recommend strategies to achieve the customer's objectives.