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Known for our scholarship and research in the field of finance, this concentration connects you with some of the world’s leading minds on the subject and delivers state-of-the-art techniques for financial analysis. You will learn to solve important corporate finance challenges and formulate conclusions based on the industry’s many databases and financial market indicators.

Finance is the Simon’s School’s most popular concentration. There are approximately 20 faculty who focus in this area. This includes many of the world’s leading scholars in financial economics, as well as a number of successful practitioners. There are two required core courses, and an additional three courses are to be taken from an extensive list of electives which makes this concentration highly flexible. Many of these electives are closely related but outside of the Finance area, leveraging Simon Business School’s cross-functional approach.

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Required core courses, plus five other electives.

FIN 411 Investments
FIN 413 Corporate Finance


Plus three courses selected from this list:
ACC 411 Financial Statement Analysis
ACC 423 Financial Reporting I
ACC 424 Financial Reporting II
ACC 431 International Financial Statement Analysis
BPP 426 Macroeconomics
FIN 423 Corporate Financial Policy and Control
FIN 424 Options and Futures Markets
FIN 430 Financial Institutions
FIN 433 Cases in Finance
FIN 434 Investment Management and Trading Strategies
FIN 442 International Economics and Finance (BPP 442)
FIN 444 Entrepreneurial Finance (ENT 444)
FIN 446 Financial Information Systems (CIS 446)
FIN 448 Fixed-Income Securities
FIN 511 Advanced Financial Economics
FIN 532 Advanced Topics in Capital Markets
FIN 534 Advanced Topics in Corporate Finance
HSM 431 Applications of Corporate Finance and Governance to Health Care
STR 440 Corporate Governance




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