Department of Finance

Graduate Course Descriptions

Note: Schedule is subject to change

Note: FA and SP denote full-semester courses, FA1 and FA2 are half-semester courses. See semester legend

COURSE # COURSE NAME CREDIT HOUR TENTATIVE SEMESTER OFFERED
(Semester Legend)
PREREQUISITES
FA FA1 FA2 SP SP1 SP2 SU1 SU2 SU3 SU4
CORE
FINA 6A35 Managerial Finance 1.5 FA1 SP1 Graduate Standing
FINA 6387 Managerial Analysis 3.0 FA SP Graduate Standing
CORPORATE
FINA 7A10 Intermediate Corporate Finance: Valuation 1.5 FA1 FA2 SP1 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A30 Advanced Corporate Finance 1.5 FA2 SP1 FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7A10
FINA 7A33 Mergers, Acquisitions and Joint Ventures 1.5 FA2 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7A10
FINA 7360 International Finance 3 SP (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
INVESTMENTS
FINA 7A20 Capital Markets 1.5 FA1 SP1 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A23 Portfolio Theory and Practice 1.5 FA2 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7A20
FINA 7A97 Fixed Income Securities 1.5 SP1 (E) SU1 (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7326 Private Equity & Investment Banking 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Financial Securities and Innovation 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
DERIVATIVES
FINA 7350 Derivatives I: Options 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7351 Forwards Futures and Swaps 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Financial Engineering 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Financial Risk Management 3.0 SU1 SU4 FINA 6335 or 6A35
VARIOUS
FINA 7A97 Personal Financial Planning 1.5 SP2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A97 Strategy for Project Finance 1.5 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A97 Techniques in Project Finance 1.5 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7340 Financial Markets 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7341 Commercial Banking 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7329 Behavioral Finance 3.0 FA SP Graduate Standing
FINA 7397 Principles of Microfinance 3.0 FA SP ACCT 6331 & FINA 6A35
FINA 7397 Res & Appl in Microfinance 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
REAL ESTATE
FINA 7297 RE Practicum-Prof Internship 2.0 SU1
(click here for exact session information)
Permission from Instructor
FINA 7497 Essentials of Real Estate Principles 4.0 FA (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7380 Real Estate Finance 3.0 FA (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35, FINA 7A10
FINA 7397 Advanced Real Estate Finance and Investment 3.0 SP (E) FINA 7380
FINA 7397 Market Analysis, Project Feasibility & Valuation 3.0 SP (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Multifamily Residential Real Estate Fundamentals 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Developing a Real Estate Project 3.0 FA (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Real Estate Professional Capstone 3.0 SP (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A97 Research Seminar - Innovation in Real Estate 1.5 SP (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A97 Residential Community Development and Homebuilding 1.5 SP (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
ENERGY
FINA 7A97 Real Options in Energy Finance 3.0 SP1 (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7A97 Regulatory Environments & Risks 3.0 SP2 (E) FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7352 Energy Derivatives 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7371 Energy Value Chain 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7372 Upstream Economics 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7373 Petrochemical & Refining Economics 3.0 FA FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7376 Energy Trading 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Energy Analysis 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35 & FINA 7397 Energy Trading
FINA 7397 Energy Insurance & Risk Management 3.0 SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Electric Power Markets 3.0 SU FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Energy Value Creation 3.0 FA SP FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Future of Value Creation in the Oil & Gas Industry 3.0 SU4 FINA 6335 or 6A35
FINA 7397 Midstream Energy Finance 3.0 SU2 FINA 6335 or 6A35
COUGAR FUND
FINA 7397 Financial Analysis & Corporate Strategy 3.0 FA Cougar Fund Only

Semester Legend

Note: FA and SP denote full-semester courses,
FA1 and FA2 are half-semester courses, E = Evening.

FA = All of Fall Semester SP2 = Spring Session 2
FA1 = Fall Session 1 SU1 = Summer Session 1
FA2 = Fall Session 2 SU 2 = Summer Session 2
SP = All of Spring Semester SU3 = Summer Session 3
SP1 = Spring Session 1 SU4 = Summer Session 4
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