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Mini-MBA™: Finance Essentials

Program Overview

The Mini-MBA™: Finance Essentials Program is designed to help individuals understand the core elements of corporate finance with a focus on real world applications of conceptual knowledge. It provides an in-depth exploration of the key concepts, tools, and techniques of finance from financial statement interpretation to effective financial valuation tools and research techniques.

Format

A 33-hour program delivered in 11 evening sessions, participants are required to attend 10 sessions in order to earn their certificate.

This program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants. Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits. Contact us for more information.

Mini-MBA: Finance Essentials

Who Should Attend

Education in the principles of finance can be a critical foundation for business and technical professionals seeking increased responsibility and career advancement. If you’re an organizational leader who needs to understand how business decisions are made, an individual with budgetary responsibilities, or an entrepreneur seeking a stronger foundation in financial theory and practice – this program is for you! Individuals considering an MBA, an MHRM degree, or an MS in Finance will also benefit from this program.

Program Benefits

Participants in this program will leave with an array of tools to help them understand and analyze financial information, greatly increasing their value to employers and their ability to make sound business decisions. They will be able to decode financial reports, determine time/value/cost valuations, obtain information on financial markets and instruments, and reach conclusions based upon this information.

Credit Available:

3.3 CEUs

33 CPEs

For those interested in academic graduate credit, a 3 credit course waiver is available for the MHRM degree. Please contact Rutgers CMD for further information. This program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants. Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits. Contact us for more information.

Curriculum

Modules include:

  • Analyzing Financial Statements
  • Fundamental Analysis
  • Working Capital Management
  • Financial Instruments
  • Time Value of Money
  • Stock and Bond Valuation
  • Portfolio Theory, Risk and Return
  • Capital Budgeting
  • Risk Management
  • The Financing Decision
  • Financial Strategy
Program Dates Location Duration Details
Oct 6 to Dec 15, 2014 Piscataway, NJ Eleven Week Program Details
$3,995