MBA 8135 Corporate Finance
Credit Hours 3.0
Prerequisites MBA 8000 and MBA 8025
Corequisites MBA 8015 and MBA 8030
Requirements CSP: 1,2,3,6,7,8

This course focuses on the financial management of both publicly-held and private corporations. Students are presented with a conceptual framework for understanding and addressing problems commonly faced by corporate decision-makers and are provided opportunities to apply these concepts to contemporary business situations. Topics covered include, but are not limited to: the valuation and role of debt and equity, capital acquisition and the organization of domestic and international financial markets, the relationship between risk and return including the capital asset pricing model, capital budgeting/project evaluation techniques, cost of capital, cash flow estimation, project risk analysis, real options, company valuation, and capital structure decisions.