B.S. in Business Administration with a Concentration in Economics and Finance (BUBEF.BS)

B.S. in Business Administration with a Concentration in Economics and Finance (BUBEF.BS)

Major Requirements/Business (33 credits)
BA-251Accounting I3
(BE-201 or BE-202 satisfies Social Science Survey (SS.SV) in General Education)
(BE-201 or BE-202 satisfies Social Science Survey (SS.SV) in General Education)
BF-301Principles of Finance3
BL-201Legal Environment of Business I3
BK-250Principles of Marketing3
BM-250Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior3
BE-251Business Statistics3
BM-327Ethics, Diversity, and Social Responsibility3
BM-350Operations Management3
BM-490Strategic Management3
Concentration Requirements/Economics - Finance (36 credits)
MA-118Quantitative Analysis for Business II3
(MA-117 or MA-118 satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
BE/BF-304Money, Credit, and Financial Institutions3
BE-305Intermediate Macroeconomics3
or BE-307 Managerial Economics
BE-403Economic Growth and Development3
or BF-421 International Finance
BF-431Managerial Finance3
BE-455Financial Econometrics3
Select 9 credits in Economics (BE) at the 300-level or higher9
Select 9 credits in Finance (BF) at the 300-level or higher9
Interdisciplinary Requirements (6 credits)
MA-117Quantitative Analysis for Business I3
(MA-117 or MA-118 satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
IT-150Information Technology for Business3
Satisfies Technological Literacy (TL) in General Education)
Free Electives (12 credits) 1
Complete up to 12 free electives. 112
General Education Requirements (33 credits) 2
Complete 33 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 233
Total Credits120

Please consult with your advisor regarding the required number of free electives that must be completed.


The General Education curriculum requires the completion of 45 credits. However, students may be able to share credits from within their major or interdisciplinary requirements. Please consult with your advisor to determine which General Education courses must be completed.


  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • Business majors are required to complete at least 50% of their major and concentration requirements at Monmouth University.

Sequence Chart

First Year
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
IT-150 Information Technology for Business (Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3MA-117 Quantitative Analysis for Business I (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3RD, Reasoned Oral Discourse class3
Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3BE-201 Microeconomics3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
BA-251 Accounting I3BK-250 Principles of Marketing3
MA-118 Quantitative Analysis for Business II3BE-202 Macroeconomics3
BM-250 Principles of Management and Organizational Behavior3BE-251 Business Statistics3
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3BF-301 Principles of Finance3
Free Elective3Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Third Year
BL-201 Legal Environment of Business I3BM-327 Ethics, Diversity, and Social Responsibility (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3
BE-304 Money, Credit, and Financial Institutions or BF 3043BM-350 Operations Management3
BF-300+ Finance Elective3BE-300+ Economics Elective3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Lanaguage3Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3
Free Elective3BE-455 Financial Econometrics3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Fourth Year
BE-305 Intermediate Macroeconomics or 3073BF-421 International Finance or BE 403 (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3
BF-431 Managerial Finance3BM-490 Strategic Management (Gen*Ed Experiential Education (ExEd)3
BE-300+ Economics Elective3BE-300+ Economics Elective3
BF-300+ Finance Elective3BF-300+ Finance Elective3
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3Free Elective3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Total Credits 120