FIN 402

Managerial Finance for Non-Finance Majors

Finance Marriott School of Business

Course Description

Overview of financial management issues including capital budgeting, cost of capital, capital structure/dividends, and long-term financial planning.

When Taught

Fall and Winter

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Other Prerequisites

Major status.

Note

Primarily for Accounting students. If there is capacity, Strategy students may request an add code from the MSB advisement center.

Title

Excel Proficiency

Learning Outcome

Effectively use Excel in all previous learning outcomes.

Title

Cost of Capital

Learning Outcome

Compute the cost of capital for a firm.

Title

Financial Forecasting

Learning Outcome

Construct a financial forecast for a firm.

Title

Bonds and Stocks

Learning Outcome

Value bonds and stocks.

Title

Capital Budgeting

Learning Outcome

Make corporate investment decisions using capital budgeting.

Title

Performance Evaluation of a Firm

Learning Outcome

Use fundamental analysis to conduct a firm performance evaluation.

Title

Solving Financial Problems

Learning Outcome

Employ time value of money to solve complex finance problems.

Title

Firm Valuation

Learning Outcome

Know how to value a firm.