Concentrations: Risk Management

Major requirements and their VCCS equivalents (and RBC equivalents if applicable)

JMU Course: COB 241

  • VCCS equivalents: ACC 211
  • RBC equivalents: BUS 201
  • NOTE:

JMU Course: MATH 236 (see advising notes)

  • VCCS equivalents: MTH 174 or MTH 274
  • RBC equivalents: No equivalent
  • NOTE:

JMU Course: MATH 237

  • VCCS equivalents: MTH 277
  • RBC equivalents: No equivalent
  • NOTE:

JMU Course: ECON 200, 201

  • VCCS equivalents: ECO 201, 202
  • RBC equivalents: ECON 201, 201
  • NOTE:

Advising Notes

Please Read: This major guide is a list of all possible major courses offered in the Virginia Community College System. Not all courses may be offered at your community college, and you are not required to complete all these courses in order to transfer. Rather, it’s designed to help you meet JMU major requirements before you transfer, and be better prepared to progress through the major once you arrive at JMU. Please be sure to read the advising notes for additional information on the major.

Differential tuition for College of Business majors/minors to take effect Fall 2014. Students will be charged an additional $50 per credit for all COB courses (with the exception of ECON 200). Click here for more information.


1. MATH 235 is the prerequisite for MATH 236; students who take MTH 173-174 at their community college will earn credit for MATH 235-236 at JMU.
2. QFIN is a cross disciplinary major that includes minors in economics and math. It does not require students to complete the BBA core courses.

For more information:

Major Snapshot
Department of Finance and Business Law    
Career Guide to JMU Majors: Quantitative Finance

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