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FIN 595 Advanced Corporate Finance

This course reinforces and expands on what is covered in FIN 390 and FIN 392. Topics include capital budgeting, business strategy analysis, forecasting and prospective analysis, mergers and acquisitions, credit analysis, corporate financing strategies, and risk management. This course requires extensive use of spreadsheets.


Special information

Note: FIN 392 is a prerequisite for FIN 496 and FIN 595.
4 Undergraduate credits

Effective December 17, 2006 to present

Learning outcomes


  • Apply financial analysis, forecasting and valuation concepts to solve real-world problems.
  • Examine the effects of alternative capital structure choices on firm value.
  • Identify considerations involved in corporate dividend policy.
  • Design simple hedges to manage risk.