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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Coopersmith Career Consulting | Evaluated Learning Experience

Advanced Corporate Finance (FIN-450)


Varies (self-study, self-paced).

Various; distance learning format.

April 2024 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: develop a comprehensive understanding of major decision-making areas within managerial finance and selected topics in financial theory; cultivate the ability to make informed decisions regarding investment and financing policies within firms, utilizing both theoretical frameworks and empirical evidence; apply theoretical concepts learned in lectures to real-world financial situations through case studies and practical exercises; evaluate financial decisions and assess their implications on firm value and performance; and analyze and evaluate financial theories, models, and empirical evidence to make sound financial decisions.


Advanced Corporate Finance is an undergraduate course designed to explore the fundamental decision-making areas of managerial finance and explores selected topics in financial theory. Students explore both theoretical frameworks and empirical evidence pertaining to investment and financing policies within firms. Emphasis is placed on developing decision-making skills applicable to these domains. Topics include leasing, dividend policy, mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganizations, financial planning, and working capital management.

Credit recommendation: 

 In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in Business, Business Administration, Finance, Accounting, Economics, or Administration (4/24).