Undergraduate Honors

Honors in Finance

To graduate with honors in Finance, the student must fulfill the following requirements in addition to the usual requirements for a major:

  1. a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.5 in finance courses and a minimum of a 3.25 cumulative grade-point average;
  2. at least six hours of honors coursework in finance;
  3. a senior honors thesis or project in Finance 3099. The thesis or project is to be determined by mutual agreement with the student, a faculty member who will supervise the project, and a departmental member of the University Honors Committee. The student will perform satisfactorily on an examination defending the thesis or project. Six hours of thesis credit must be completed.