Skip to content

Catalog

Course Descriptions

BANK 110: PRINCIPLES OF BANK OPERATIONS

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite:

This course touches on nearly every aspect of banking from the fundamentals of negotiable instruments to contemporary issues and developments within the industry.

BANK 115: LAW AND BANKING

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite:

This course is a banker's guide to law and legal issues, with special emphasis on the Uniform Commercial Code.

BANK 116: LAW AND BANKING APPLICATIONS

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite:

This course provides an introduction to the legal aspects of banking. It is designed to educate the student on the many laws pertaining to secured transactions, letters of credit, and the bank collection process.

BANK 120: MONEY AND BANKING

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite: BANK 110 with a grade of "C" or better or department approval

This course presents a fundamental treatment of how money functions in the U.S. and world economics. Topics include the concept of money supply and the role your bank plays as a money creator and participant in the nation's payment mechanism. The course also explains how the various types of financial institutions operate, the workings of monetary and fiscal policies, the functions and powers of the Federal Reserve, and more.

BANK 125: ANALYZING FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite: ACCTG 120 with a grade of "C" or better

This course is designed to give a thorough understanding of financial statements and interpretation so credit can be extended soundly and constructively. The student is introduced to practical problems in financial statement analysis.

BANK 212: BANK MARKETING

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite:

This course looks at what motivates customers to purchase financial services and teaches bankers how to develop a successful marketing plan. It gives insight to how marketing affects all aspects of banking.