2023-2024 Catalog

MBA-651 Financial Management for Business Decisions

The central goal of any financial manager is to maximize the value of a firm. Simply stated, it can be achieved through minimizing costs and maximizing revenues. In this context, this course will explore various topics related to a firm's capital management. Upon course completion, students should have a basic understanding of the development and implementation of effective financial strategies that help maximize the value of a firm and a fundamental knowledge of the financial environment. In particular, the course will explore time value of money, risk-return trade-offs, capital budgeting, and financing decisions.