Financial planning, by definition, deals with planning for the future. The financial planning minor at Illinois State allows students to help support their focused plan of study with a background in a field with strong potential employment opportunities.
Those with knowledge of financial planning will be equipped to understand the difference and complexity of investment options, and also make themselves more marketable to future employers.
Completing the financial planning minor requires 18 hours required in Finance, Insurance and Law, and Accounting classes. For non-business majors the required hours, including prerequisites, totals 25 hours (21 hours of business, 4 hours of economics). Required courses include:
Please note: No more than 9 hours from major program of study may be applied to minor.