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FIN 245 - Business Finance
FIN 245 - Business Finance
Prerequisites: MAT 101, ACC 201 or equivalent

Basic financial concepts of risk and return, time value of money, criteria for inventsment decisions, financial markets and securities, financing decisions, forecasting, asset management and dividend policy.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 300 - Fundtals of Insurance
Fundamentals of Insurance
Prerequisites: ECO 215 or MAT 216

This course focuses on various types of insurable risks and explains Employee Benefits, Financial and Estate Planning, the regulation of the Insurance Industry, Types of Insurers and the Marketing Systems, and the nature of Insurance Company Operations.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 335 - Financial Management
Financial Management
Prerequisite: BUS/FIN 245

The course applies the concepts of financial mamagement to contemporary financial events such as: financial statements evaluation, cash flow, constructing pro forma's and using financial evaluation and forecasting techniques, time value of money as it relates to security pricing and capital budgeting, leasing, Markets for Securities and their Valuation, cost of capital and Working Capital.

1.500 Credit hours
1.500 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study, Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 346 - Investment Analysis
FIN 346 - Investment Analysis
Prerequisites: BUS/FIN 245

Principles and techinques of investment with a continuous appraisal of the economic setting. The mathematics of investment, the role of investment banking houses, stock exchanges and over-the-counter market, federl and state regulations of trading in bonds and equities.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

Course Attributes:
Business Finance

FIN 347 - Financial Institutions&Mkts
Financial Institutions and Markets
Prerequisites: ECO 200

This course introduces concepts associated with the Reserve bank, commercial banks, savings and loans, credit unions, money market funds, insurance companies, pension and mutual funds, security brokers and other suppliers of financial services and the way they interact with financial markets, money markets and capital market to achieve an effective financial system. These financial institutions and markets form the foundation of any monetary systems.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online

Business Administration Department

Course Attributes:
Business Finance

FIN 348 - Personal Financial Planning
FIN 348 - Personal Financial Planning
Prerequisites: None

This course reviews the institutions, instruments and techniques of personal finance planning. It concentrates on the areas of risk management, establishing budgets, tax management, investments, retirement planning and estate planning.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online

Business Administration Department

Course Attributes:
Business Finance

FIN 349 - Real Estate Finance
FIN 349 - Real Estate Finance
Prerequisites: BUS or FIN 245

Real Estate Finance covers the fundamental principles of real estate business regarding property, contracts, agencies, listings, different methods of real estate financing, deeds, liens and encumbrances, escrows and title insurance, land descriptions, real estate mathematics, income properties, real estate management and leasing, taxes and real estate deals. It further explores the main objectives of investing in real estate mortgages and mortgage backed securities.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online

Business Administration Department

FIN 400 - Life Insurance
Life Insurance
Prerequisites: FIN 300

This course explains various types of life insurance policies, beneficiaries, premiums, life insurance and contracts, annuities, social security and retirement plans.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 401 - Health Insurance
Health Insurance
Prerequisite: FIN 300

This course will address the following topics: Different types of health insurance and Providers, Health Insurance Underwriting, Contents of health care policies and Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 402 - Insurer Operations and Policy
Insurer Operations and Policy
Prerequisites: FIN 300

This course covers an Overview of Insurance Company Operations, Marketing and Distribution Systems, Claims Adjusting, Ratemaking, Financial Analysis and Insurer Accounting, Reinsurance, Surplus Lines and Regulation of Insurers.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 403 - Comm Property and Liab Insur
Commercial Property and Liability Insurance
Prerequisite: FIN 300

This course discusses Commercial Property Risk Management, Commercial Property/liability Loss Exposures and Coverages, Building and Personal Property Coverage, BPP Coverage Options, Covered Causes of Loss, Business Income Exposures and Coverage, Commercial General Liability Insurance, Business owners' Insurance, Commercial General Liability Insurance Claims-Made form and Reading Insurance Policy.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 437 - International Financial Manage
FIN 437- International Financial Management
Prerequisites: BUS or FIN 245

This course emphasizes that the multinational firm has become increasingly important as facilitator of international trade as well as a producer in host countries where its affiliates are located. This course underscores the fact that within the past decade, the global integration of money and capital markets has created expanded opportunities for both investors and organizations that need to raise capital.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

Course Attributes:
Business Finance, Business International, International Perspective

FIN 438 - Bank Management
FIN 438 - Bank Management
Bank Management covers teh shift in the landscape of the banking industry and appliation of theory in a decision-making framework. It provides the foundation necessary to understand teh unique risks faced by depository financial institutions and demonstrates how commercial bank management effectively deals with these risks.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 445 - Case Studies Financial Mana
FIN 445 - Case Studies Financial Mgmt
Prerequisites: BUS or FIN 245

This course will build on concepts learned in BUS 245 through the use of case studies. In addition, students will learn how to use electronic spreadsheets to perform many of the calculations inherent in these case studues thereby allowing the student to focus on the interpretation and understanding of the results.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online

Business Administration Department

Course Attributes:
Business Finance

FIN 446 - Financial Derivatives
FIN 446 - Financial Derivatives
Prerequisites: BUS or FIN 346

This course introduces concepts associated with options, futures, interest rate and currency swaps. In addition, financial engineering will be discussed so that students will gain an understanding of the process of creating new financial securities.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Administration Department

Course Attributes:
Business Finance

FIN 447 - Wealth Management
Wealth Management
Prerequisite: BUS/FIN 245

Broad coverage of personal financial decisions including basic financial planning, managing savings, taxes and tax planning, the use of credit, buying a house, making insurance and employee benefit decisions, managing investments, and saving for retirement.

1.500 Credit hours
1.500 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study, Lecture

Business Administration Department

FIN 462 - Seminar In Finance
FIN 462 - Seminar In Finance
This course may be applied to any appropriate area of specialization with approval of advisor or departmental chairperson. This couse emphasizes selected special topics in financial management, banking, real estate finance, derivatives, financial planning and international finance.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Seminar

Business Administration Department

FIN 480 - Independent Study
Independent Study
Prerequisite: BUS 245, Permission of Instructor, Chair and Dean required

Independent research under the guidance of a faculty member on an approved, specified topic or subject area. A written project is required.

1.000 TO 6.000 Credit hours
1.000 TO 6.000 Other hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent Study

Business Administration Department

FIN 490 - Internship in Finance
Internship in Finance
Prerequisite: Open only to Seniors; BUS 245; Intructor, Chair and Dean Approval Required

Intensive field work in finance, banking, stock markets, credit unions, savings and loans, brokerage firms, real estate and financial planning. Assignments in private, nonprofit and public institutions in areas such as manufacturing, retailing, finance, or government services. Student should schedule a minimum of two full days per week.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Other hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Internship, Seminar and Field Instruction

Business Administration Department

FIN 492 - Departmental Internship
Departmental Internship
Prerquisite: BUS 245; Intstructor, Chair and Dean Permission required

Opportunity for finance majors to assist faculty in college-level business courses under the direct supervision of a finance professor.

1.000 TO 6.000 Credit hours
2.000 TO 12.000 Other hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Internship

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