Finance (FIN)

FIN 330  Principles of Finance  3(3-0)  

Principles of finance involved in problems confronting business organizations. Prerequisite: ACCTG 201 and ECON 201 and ECON 202 and BUSAD 265 or MATH 156. (F, S)

FIN 331  Managerial Finance: Policy, Planning and Control  3(3-0)  

Financial management, planning, policy formulation and financial decision making. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 333  Investment Analysis  3(3-0)  

Analysis and forecasting of security markets, industry and company studies, portfolio selection and management. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 335  Real Estate Finance  3(3-0)  

Principles of real estate financing with emphasis on residential markets, economics, governmental and location factors, financing, and real estate transactions. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 430  Financial Institution and Markets  3(3-0)  

The role of financial institutions, instruments and markets; structure of interest rates; the Federal Reserve and monetary policy; and the structure, regulation, portfolio and risk management of financial institutions. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 431  Financial Policy Analysis  3(3-0)  

Analysis of financial policies in various organizations. Emphasis on managerial problems in long-range planning, decision making under uncertainty, risk measurement and applications of capital markets. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 470  Entrepreneurial Finance  3(3-0)  

This course focuses on how to apply financial tools and techniques to the planning, funding, operation, and valuation of an entrepreneurial venture. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 475  International Finance  3(3-0)  

Illustrate theories and the current issues of international finance. Topics include the determination of exchange rates, intervention and international monetary systems. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*)

FIN 490  Special Projects  (1-6 V)  

Special Projects. (*) Repeatable (6).

FIN 491  Special Topics  (1-3 V)  

Special Topics. Prerequisite: FIN 330. (*) Repeatable (99).

FIN 495  Independent Study  (1-3 V)  

Independent Study. Prerequisite: FIN 330 and permission of the department chair. (*) Repeatable (6).

FIN 498  Internship  (1-6 V)  

Supervised field work in selected business, social and governmental organizations; supplemented by written reports. Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing in School of Business and permission of internship coordinator. (*) Repeatable (6).

FIN 501  Fundamentals of Finance  1.5(1.5-0)  

This class prepares students in basic concepts of managerial finance, including goals, financial analysis, cash flows, time value, risk/return, stocks/bonds, and investment decisions. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA. (*)

FIN 505  Principles of Finance  3(3-0)  

Principles of finance involved in problems confronting business organizations. Prerequisite: ACCTG 505 or equivalent, ECON 505 or equivalent. (*)

FIN 530  Financial Management  3(3-0)  

Theory and application of investment, financing and dividend decisions to maximize stockholder wealth. Use of analytical cases to solve financial problems facing business firms. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (*)

FIN 575  International Financial Management  3(3-0)  

Financial theory and practice as applied to the financial management of multinational corporations. Prerequisite: FIN 530 and admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (*)

FIN 591  Special Topics  3(3-0)  

Special Topics. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (*) Repeatable (6).

FIN 595  Independent Study  (1-3 V)  

Individual study of a subject determined by the instructor and student with permission of the director. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (*) Repeatable (6).