FIN

Finance

  • FIN 2050 Personal Financial Decision Making

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course provides an overview of the theories, concepts, and principles of personal financial management, with an emphasis on daily financial decision-making.

  • FIN 2210 Financial Management I

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduces basic concepts, principles, and analytical techniques of financial management. Topics include financial planning and analysis, risk and return, time value of money, cost of capital, capital budgeting, and capital structure.

  • FIN 3110 Financial Management II

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Emphasizes financial decisions. Topics include dividend policy, current asset management and financing, derivatives and risk management, international finance, hybrid forms of financing, and mergers and acquisitions.

  • FIN 3120 Investing in Securities

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to the theory and practice of investing in stocks, bonds, and other securities.

  • FIN 3160 Foundations of Financial Planning

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Basic concepts and techniques of financial planning from the perspective of a professional financial planner.

  • FIN 3210 International Financial Management

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Study of the international aspects of financial management. Topics include foreign exchange management, international capital budgeting, international financing, tax planning, and working capital management.

  • FIN 3220 Introduction to Quantitative Finance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture
    Lab

    Introduction to algorithmic trading and Direct Market Access (DMA) trading strategies. Class participants will analyze market microstructure, order placement and execution tactics used in trading financial assets. Quantitative trading strategies will be discussed in detail.

  • FIN 3240 Real Estate Principles and Practices

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to the principles and practices of real estate. Topics include the real estate profession and industry, real estate contracts, market analysis, valuation approaches, financing techniques, investment analysis, and home ownership.

  • FIN 3260 Risk and Insurance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to principles and practices of personal risk management and insurance. Topics include property and liability insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, health insurance, and social security.

  • FIN 3280 Entrepreneurial Finance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Financing of small and medium sized businesses from the perspective of both the entrepreneur and investors. Study how the financing decisions of small and medium sized private companies differ from those of public firms.

  • FIN 4020 Real Money Investing

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Provides hands-on experience in managing an investment portfolio using real money from the University Foundation. The course helps students learn about asset valuation and allocation, and portfolio management.

  • FIN 4120 Fixed Income Securities Analysis

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to the valuation of fixed income securities and the management of fixed income investment portfolios.

  • FIN 4130 Financial Derivatives

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Provide students with an understanding of futures, options, and swaps.

  • FIN 4140 Real Estate Law

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Includes all areas of law commonly concerned with the typical real estate practitioner and investor-consumer.

  • FIN 4150 Real Estate Finance and Appraisal

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    In-depth study of real estate finance and the theory and practice of appraising real estate. Successful completion of this course meets part of the licensing requirements for real estate sales people in Ohio. Integrated Writing course.

  • FIN 4160 Retirement Planning

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Retirement planning and employee benefits and the application of these concepts to overall financial planning for individuals and small businesses.

  • FIN 4210 Financial Management III

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Applies financial concepts and analytical techniques to financial decision making. Extensive use of cases.

  • FIN 4220 Analysis of Corporate Financial Information

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Analysis of corporate financial information from an investment analyst perspective. Integrated Writing course.

  • FIN 4240 Investing in Real Estate

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Explores the theory and practice of real estate investment analysis as it relates to personal financial planning objectives.

  • FIN 4260 Estate Planning

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Theoretical and practical approach to estate planning. Includes estate and gift taxes, wills, trusts, and estate planning techniques.

  • FIN 4270 Practicum in Financial Planning

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Financial planning laboratories and workshops on interviewing techniques, data gathering, plan preparation, and computerized planning models. Integrated Writing course.

  • FIN 4770 Independent Study in Finance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Independent study in selected areas of finance or financial services.

  • FIN 4780 Honors: Independent Study in Finance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Research in finance for fulfillment of the Honors program project requirement.

  • FIN 4800 Special Topics in Finance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Seminar in a finance topic of current and timely interest. Topics vary.

  • FIN 4810 Internship in Finance

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Internship

    Faculty-supervised internship in finance. Students work in a firm or public agency, participate in seminars, and submit reports. Topics vary.

  • FIN 4860 Internship in Financial Services

    Level: 
    Undergraduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Internship

    One-semester faculty-supervised internship in financial services. Students work in a firm or public agency, participate in seminars, and submit reports. Topics vary. Organized by week (14 week academic calendar and final exam) or other defined schedules.

  • FIN 6120 Fixed Income Securities Analysis

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Introduction to the valuation of fixed income securities and the management of fixed income investment portfolios.

  • FIN 6130 Derivatives

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Provides students with an understanding of futures, options, and swaps.

  • FIN 6220 Analysis of Corporate Financial Information

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    This course analyzes corporate financial information from an investment analyst perspective.

  • FIN 7120 Investing in Securities

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Concepts, theories, and techniques underlying the development of investment policies and strategies.

  • FIN 7240 Seminar in Corporate Finance

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Advanced treatment of the theory and practice of long-term financial management. Topics include dividends, leasing, hybrid financing, derivatives and risk management, mergers and acquisitions, and divestitures.

  • FIN 7250 Seminar in International Financial Management

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Seminar

    Advanced treatment of the concepts and techniques of international financial management.

  • FIN 7500 Financial Management of Health Service Organizations

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    3
    Schedule Type: 
    Lecture

    Overview of the financial management function in health care organizations. Topics include budgeting, control, capital expenditure analysis, and rate settings.

  • FIN 7810 Special Studies in Finance

    Level: 
    Graduate
    Credit Hours: 
    1 to 3
    Schedule Type: 
    Independent Study

    Intensive reading or research in a selected field of advanced finance.