May 09, 2021  
2020-2021 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog

Finance, BBA

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Degree Requirements

  1. The minimum total credits required for a BBA degree in Finance is 120 and at least 54 must be upper level hours.
  2. Minimum grade of “C” in each Finance course, each tools course, FINA 3320, and any transfer course for major coursework.
  3. Cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 on all coursework
  4. Cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 in business core and no more than two D’s in these courses.
  5. Complete all courses listed below with at least 30 hours of upper level courses at UTPB applied to the degree, and at least 9 hours of Finance in the major course at UTPB.


  1. To earn an Energy Business Certificate, a Finance major must take ACCT 4310 and FINA 4331.
  2. To earn a Healthcare Certificate a Finance major must take FINA 4333.

General Education Requirements (42 sch)

Communication (6 sch)

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)

Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 sch)

Component Area (3 sch)

Major Courses (36 sch)

ACCT, ECON, or FINA Electives (6 sch)

Upper Level Electives (6 sch)

Upper level courses offered by the College of Business that are not used to satisfy another requirement in this degree plan.

Energy Certificate

Students wishing to also earn an energy certificate should choose electives that meet the certificate requirements Energy Business Certificate  

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