Minor in Banking

A Minor in Banking (18 hours) is available for all bachelor's degree programs in the College of Business Administration. The Minor in Banking requires the following courses with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 for all courses attempted at SHSU, as well as a minimum grade point average of 2.0 for all courses attempted in the minor, including both in residence and transfer hours.

Minor in Banking
Required Courses
FINC 3310Financial Institutions and Markets3
FINC 4320Commercial Banking3
FINC 4330Commercial Bank Lending3
FINC 4335Financial Statement and Credit Analysis3
Select two of the following:6
Financial Spreadsheet Modeling
Entrepreneurial and Small Firm Finance
Selling Financial Services
International Finance
Undergraduate Internship in Finance 1
Managerial Finance
Total Hours18

FINC 4389 can be taken for no more than 3 semester hours per semester with a maximum of 6 hours.

The minor in Banking is also available to Agricultural Business majors. In addition to the courses listed here for COBA majors, the following additional courses may be required for Agricultural Business majors to obtain the Minor in Banking:

ACCT 2301Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACCT 2302Principles of Managerial Accounting3
FINC 3320Business Finance3
Total Hours9

Furthermore, degree candidates for a Minor in Banking must achieve a minimum 2.0 grade point average for all hours attempted in finance courses, both in residence and overall (SHSU and transfer combined).