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FIN 603 Advanced Financial Analysis & Valuation
  3 hours Core Terms Offered: F13
  Course Prerequisites: ACC 502; and No credit in FIN 615 
  Advanced Financial Analysis & Valuation --- This course is intended for first-year MBA students interested in careers in investment banking, financial consulting, corporate finance, and general management consulting with a focus on finance. The main objective of the course is to introduce students to valuation concepts and train them in applying these concepts in a variety of settings such as, project analysis, company valuation, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital deals, leveraged buyouts, stock and bond valuation. Furthermore, the course will cover fundamentals of portfolio theory, term structure, market efficiency, and Modigliani-Miller framework, in order to prepare students for finance electives. Students who complete this course cannot enroll in FIN 615.