No matter what industry you work in and no matter what size your company is, you need a fundamental understanding of the key principles of finance to truly “know” your business. The
Finance certificate is designed to give individuals without a financial background a high-level overview and full working knowledge of the primary financial tenets such as capital budgeting, valuation and financial management.
The Finance certificate includes two pre-requisites (3 credit hours), 2 core courses (6 semester credits) and two elective course (6 semester credits), depending on program affiliation and prior background.
Foundations in Accounting
|FIN 7000||Foundations in Finance||1|
|FIN 7014**||Financial Management||3|
|FIN 7035||Financial Information & Valuation||3|
|FIN 7037||Fixed Income ||3|
|FIN 7042||Options and Futures||3|
|FIN 7055||International Finance||3|
|FIN 7061||Corporate Finance||3|
**MBA students at LCB who are required to take FIN 7014 as part of the MBA Core may not count this towards the Certificate. They will be required to take an elective instead. Undergraduate finance majors will be able to waive FIN 7014 – they will also be expected to take an elective instead.
The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.
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