CCPS Finance Course Descriptions

300 Level Courses:
FINC 331: Corporate Finance
FINC 335: Investments


FINC 331: Corporate Finance. 3 hours.
Prerequisites: ACCT 210, MGMT 228 and admission to the Breech School of Business. This course is an investigation of the study of corporate finance and its implications. Topics covered include: financial statement analysis, cash flow, taxes, the financial environment, interest rates, risk and return, time value of money, and the valuation of stocks, bonds, and firms. The course emphasizes that financial managers must deal with various models, assumptions, and cultures and are often called upon to make decisions based on qualitative as well as quantitative factors.

FINC 335: Investments. 3 hours
Prerequisites: ACCT 210, MGMT 228 and admission to the Breech School of Business. This course provides an introduction to investments. Specific topics include an overview of how security markets operate, investment companies, analysis of equity and fixed income securities and a basic introduction to derivative securities and portfolio management.