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Major in Financial Mathematics

Major in Financial Mathematics

Offered jointly with the Departments of Economics and Management, this major serves students interested in applying the principles of mathematical and economic analysis in the financial services industry. Past graduates are pursuing careers in security analysis at mutual funds, private wealth management, and management of nonprofit organizations.

Required:

  • ECON 100 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • MATH 118 Introductory Statistics
  • MATH 120 Calculus I
  • MATH 121 Calculus II
  • MATH 220 Multivariable Calculus
  • ECON 220 International Monetary Systems
  • ECON 231 Money and Banking
  • ECON 393 Econometrics
  • MATH 319 Financial Mathematics
  • MATH 338 Probability, MATH 339 Probability and Mathematical Statistics, or MATH 343 Mathematical Modeling
  • MGMT 110 Principles of Financial Accounting
  • MGMT 260 Principles of Finance
  • MGMT 311 Investments (or another 300-level finance course in management)
  • Independent learning (eight semester hours)