Missouri State University

Financial Planning Three-Year Graduation Plan

First semester (fall)

First semester courses Credit hours
ENG 110 Writing I3
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations2
MTH 135 OR above (not 145)*3
KIN 100 Fitness for Living2
CIS/CSC 101 Comp. for Learn.* OR waiver0-2
HST 121 or HST 1223
Total hours16-18

Second semester (spring)

Second semester courses Credit hours
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology3
CIS 201 Computer Applications for Business2
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship3
General Educ.4
Total hours18

Third semester (summer)

Third semester courses Credit hours
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics3
Total hours6

Fourth semester (fall)

Fourth semester courses Credit hours
ACC 211 Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
MGT 286 Business Communications3
LAW 231 Legal Environment of Business3
QBA 237 Basic Business Statistics3
Total hours18

Fifth semester (spring)

Fifth semester courses Credit hours
MGT 340 Organizational Behavior and Management3
FIN 380 Financial Management3
INS 211 Insurance3
ENG 221 Writing II: Writing for the Professions3
General Educ.6
Total hours18

Sixth semester (summer)

Sixth semester courses Credit hours
FIN 485 Investments I3
MGT 364 Operations Management3
LAW 332 Debtor and Creditor Rights and Remedies1
Total hours7

Seventh semester (fall)

Seventh semester courses Credit hours
MKT 350 Principles of Marketing3
ACC 321 Tax Accounting I3
FIN 381 Personal Financial Planning3
CIS 429 Information Systems in Business3
INS 538 Introduction to Estate Planning3
General Educ. and/or electives3
Total hours18

Eighth semester (spring)

Eighth semester courses Credit hours
FIN 581 Professional Financial Planning3
INS 314 Employee Benefits and Social Insurance3
INS 312 Life Insurance3
FIN 390 Intermediate Financial Management3
FIN 384 Financial Markets and Intermediaries3
LAW 335 or LAW 5322-3
Total hours17

Ninth semester (summer)

Ninth semester courses Credit hours
MGT 487 Strategic Management and Policy3
General Educ. and/or electives4
Total hours7