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Graduate Degree Programs

Financial Analysis (FINAN)

FINAN 518 Financial Markets and the Economy (3) Operation, regulation, use, and evaluation of principal financial markets and institutions; monetary policy, asset pricing, and their effects on business.
Effective: Spring 2005
Prerequisite: BUSEC 502 andBUSEC 503  

FINAN 521 Corporate Finance (3) An in-depth analysis of concepts and techniques of corporate financial management.
Effective: Spring 1996
Prerequisite: ACCT 501  

FINAN 522 Investment and Portfolio Management (3) Investment analysis and portfolio management theory and applications.
Effective: Spring 1997
Prerequisite: FINAN 521  

FINAN 523 Risk Management of Modern Financial Institutions (3) Evaluating and managing risks faced by modern financial institutions in a dynamic financial market.
Effective: Summer 2009
Prerequisite: FINAN 521  

FINAN 526 International Finance (3) Basics of corporate finance extended to the international environment through a special consideration of exchange rate behavior and its management.
Effective: Spring 1996
Prerequisite: FINAN 521  

FINAN 527 Derivative Securities (3) Use of financial futures, options, and swaps for risk management and investment; pricing models, trading strategies hedging price risk.
Effective: Spring 2002
Prerequisite: FINAN 521  

FINAN 531 Managing Financial Operations (3) A course for financial managers: working capital management, financial planning, financial controls, reporting, financial strategies; theory and practice.
Effective: Spring 1991
Prerequisite: FINAN 521  

FINAN 575 Seminar in Current Issues in Finance (3) In depth analysis of current issues in financial management; topics will be rotated to reflect the current needs of managers.
Effective: Summer 2002
Prerequisite: FINAN 521  

FINAN 590 Colloquium (1-3) Continuing seminars that consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Fall 2009
 

FINAN 596 Individual Studies (1-9) Creative projects, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Summer 1999
 

FINAN 597 Special topics (1-9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject which may be offered infrequently; several different topics may be taught in one year or semester.
Effective: Summer 1999
 

FINAN 890 Colloquium (1-3 per semester/maximum of 9) Continuing professionally oriented seminars that consist of a series of individual lectures by faculty, students, or outside speakers.
Effective: Spring 2015 Future: Spring 2015
 

FINAN 896 Individual Studies (1-9 per semester/maximum of 9) Creative projects with a professional orientation, including nonthesis research, that are supervised on an individual basis and which fall outside the scope of formal courses.
Effective: Spring 2015 Future: Spring 2015
 

FINAN 897 Special Topics (1-9 per semester/maximum of 9) Formal courses given on a topical or special interest subject with a professional orientation that may be offered infrequently.
Effective: Spring 2015 Future: Spring 2015
 

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