Course Description


FINA 300 Financial Management (3)

Shreesh Deshpande

CRN 50  Limit 40
3-week Pre Session (6/5 – 6/23)
M – F              
1 – 3:40 p.m.              

Prerequisites: ACCT 201 and ECON 102 and ECON 216 and (MATH 130 or MATH 150 or MATH 151)
This course is an introduction to the fundamental principles that guide the financial manager in making asset management, valuation and financing decisions. Topics include ratio analysis, time value of money, stock and bond valuation, risk and return (CAPM), capital budgeting, financial planning, cost of capital and options. Note: Course will be canceled if there are fewer than eight (8) paid students enrolled as of Monday, May 15.

FINA 406 Personal Finance (3)

Annalisa Barrett 

CRN 539 Limit 35
3-week Pre Session (6/5 - 6/23)
1- 4:15 p.m.

Prerequisite: FINA 300
This course will cover the financial planning, taxation and regulatory aspects of an individual’s lifelong saving, borrowing and investment decisions. The course will educate persons in making informed financial choices over their working careers. The topics include – credit management, credit scores, tax planning, consumer loans, home purchase and mortgage financing, property, life and health insurance, mutual funds, stock and bond investing, IRAs, 401k plans, retirement and estate planning.