Curriculum

The courses listed below follow the progress of a typical doctoral program in finance from years one through four.

Core Curriculum Requirements

ECON 500 Microeconomic Theory I Required
ECON 501 Microeconomic Theory II Required
ECON 503 Econometric Reasoning

(Or another statistical methods course)

Elective
ECON 520 Probability & Statistics 
Required
ECON 521 Econometric Methods Required
ECON 526 Quantitative Methods    
Required
ECON 721 Advanced Microeconometrics  Required
ECON 722 Time Series Econometrics           (Or another statistical methods course)
Elective
BUS 704 Business Teaching 
Required
BUS 722 Finance I Required
BUS 723 Finance II  
Required
BUS 724 Advanced Topics in Finance I       
Required
BUS 725 Advanced Topics in Finance II    
Required
TATTO 600 Laney Graduate School teaching course  Required
TATTO 605 Teaching Assistantship 
Required
TATTO 610 Teaching Associateship
Required

Most doctoral seminars are offered every other year. The sequence of courses taken by a student depends on the timing of his or her admission in the two-year cycle. The doctoral curriculum is subject to periodic review and revision.