Financial management is at the core of value creation for every enterprise. Finance concentration courses cover topics including financial statement analysis, treasury management tools, international financial management and an expanded study of financial management theory and practice.
Finance Curriculum Track
Finance Concentration Course Descriptions
BSAD 6553 - Financial Statement Analysis (3)
An in-depth study of financial statement analysis for debt and equity financing, cash flow forecasting, regulatory compliance, and information content. Topics include evaluation of short and long-term financing options, accounting information on security returns, bond rating factors and yields, and the reliability of historical and forecasted financial reporting.
BSAD - 6573 Treasury Management (3)
A study of the tools of liquidity management in the firm. Topics include working capital management, liquidity and financial flexibility, cash forecasting, credit policies, options valuation, and the management of financial risk.
BSAD 6533 - Applications in Financial Modeling (3)
This course is an introduction to the best practices in financial modeling with Excel. Students learn to develop financial models with financial information to perform analysis and problem solving. This hands-on course provides the necessary skills to apply theories, concepts, and spreadsheet functions for effective financial analysis, graphical representations, and decision-making.
BSAD 6523 - Financial Management 2 (3)
This course extends and expands materials learned in BSAD 6503 Financial Management 1. Students will study the linkage between current finance theory and practice, including capital markets, cost of capital, capital formation, leverage and capital structure, risk and return, financial instruments, dividends and dividend policy, and mergers and acquisitions.