This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2020-21 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

FIRE 321. Intermediate Financial Management. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: FIRE 312 with a minimum grade of C. Pre- or corequisite: SCMA 302, MATH/STAT 309, STAT 314 or STAT 321. This course is restricted to students who have completed at least 54 credit hours (junior standing). Advanced topics in financial management with emphasis on the theoretical bases for the valuation of the firm.

Business, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) with a concentration in risk management and insurance

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/business/finance-insurance-real-estate/business-bs-concentration-risk-management-insurance/

The concentration in risk management and insurance prepares students for careers in the insurance industry on all levels including (but not limited to) underwriting, claims adjusting, employee benefits, risk modeling and analysis, risk management in all sectors of the economy, financial planning, and graduate-level study of risk management.

Finance, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) with a concentration in risk management and insurance

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/business/finance-insurance-real-estate/finance-bs-concentration-rmi/

The Bachelor of Sciences in Finance with a concentration in risk management and insurance prepares students for careers in the insurance industry on all levels including underwriting, claims adjusting, employee benefits, risk modeling and analysis, risk management in all sectors of the economy, financial planning, and graduate-level study of risk management.

Finance, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/business/finance-insurance-real-estate/finance-bs/

The Bachelor of Sciences in Finance prepares students with the knowledge and skills to analyze information and data to support effective financial decision-making; apply the fundamentals of finance, planning and budgeting to support businesses; and communicate financial analysis and conclusions in a manner which informs and improves quality of organizational and individual decision-making. Graduates of the program will be prepared for productive careers in a wide range of financial occupations including corporate financial management, financial planning and analysis, financial sales, business lending, credit analysis and management, treasury operations, commercial and investment banking, risk management, insurance sales, underwriting and claims management, securities analysis, investment management, and financial advisory functions. 

Real Estate, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/business/finance-insurance-real-estate/real-estate-bs/

...in FIRE 305 , FIRE 325 , FIRE 425 , FIRE...SPCH 121 or SPCH 321 will substitute for...

Accounting, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/business/accounting/accounting-bs/

...SPCH 121 or SPCH 321 will substitute for...307 Accounting Systems 3 FIRE 311 Financial Management...