FINANCE (FIN)

UNDERGRADUATE COURSES

FIN 330 Principles of Finance 3(3-0)
Principles of finance involved in problems confronting business organizations. Prerequisites: ACCTG 202, ECON 201 and ECON 202. (F,S)

FIN 331 Managerial Finance: Policy, Planning and Control 3(3-0)
Financial management, planning, policy formulation and financial decision making. Prerequisites: FIN 330 and MATH 221. (*)

FIN 333 Investment Analysis 3(3-0)
Analysis and forecasting of security markets, industry and company studies, portfolio selection and management. Prerequisites FIN 330 and MATH 221. (*)

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. Prerequisites: FIN 330 and MATH 221. (*)

FIN 430 Financial Institutions 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. Prerequisites: FIN 330 and MATH 221. (*)

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 measure ment and applications of capital markets. Prerequisites: FIN 330 and MATH 221. (*)

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. Prerequisites: ECON 301, FIN 330, and MATH 221. (*)

FIN 490 Special Projects (1-6 VAR) (*)

FIN 491 Special Topics (1-3 VAR)
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. (*)

FIN 495 Independent Study (1-3 VAR)
Prerequisites: senior standing in School of Business and permission of the department chair. (*)

FIN 498 Internship (1-6 VAR)
Supervised field work in selected business, social and governmental organizations; supplemented by written reports. Prerequisites: junior or senior standing in School of Business and permission of internship coordinator. (S/U grading) (*)

GRADUATE COURSES

FIN 501 Fundamentals of Finance 1(1-0)
A review of corporate financial goals, agency cost, the time value of money, valuation of financial assets and risk/return concepts. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA or Permission of MBA director. (*)

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. Prerequisites: FIN 530 and Admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (*)

FIN 591 Special Topics 3(3-0)
Prerequisite: Admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (*)

FIN 592 Research (1-6 VAR)
The student will work under the close supervision of a graduate faculty member in basic or applied research resulting in a report of high academic quality. (IP and S/U grading). (*)

FIN 595 Independent Study (1-3 VAR)
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. (*)

FIN 598 Internship (1-3 VAR)
Supervised field work in selected public, private, government organizations, supplemented by written reports. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA or permission of MBA Director. (S/U grading) (*)

FIN 599 Thesis Research (1-6 VAR)