Trading, Risk and Investments - Certificate

The Department of Finance offers specialized study through the Trading, Risk and Investments Program (TRIP). The TRIP is designed to prepare BBA FINC and BBA Business Honors/FINC undergraduate students in the fields of trading, investments and risk management by combining exceptional class instruction with hands-on internship-based experience. Three paid internships with different board member companies are required. Business students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.

Students who pursue TRIP must complete all program requirements prior to graduation. Upon graduation a certificate notation will be added to the official transcript.

ACCT 327Financial Reporting I3
BUSN 392Cooperative Education in Business 14
FINC 368Trade Floor Dynamics3
FINC 485Directed Studies ((Final Presentation))1
Select three of the following:9
Applied Investment Analysis
Options and Financial Futures
Trading Risk Management
Active Portfolio Management
Titans of Investing
Fixed Income Analysis
Valuation
Technical Analysis of Financial Markets
Advanced Investments
Financial Modeling
Wall Street, Investment Banking and the Financial Markets
Total Semester Credit Hours20