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Learn the key concepts, terms and tools associated with the financial world. Topics include: analysis; management of working capital and short-term financing; time value of money and valuation of corporate securities; capital budgeting and long-term financing; risk management, investment and capital markets.

Students successfully completing this course will earn quarter units which may be eligible to be used towards the CA Board of Accountancy's educational requirement for CPA Exam eligibility and licensure. For more information contact or

Format: This course is offered in an online asynchronous format. There are no set meeting times, however, students follow a weekly schedule and there will be deadlines to meet in terms of course requirements. This course cannot be completed at an accelerated rate. UCSD Extended Studies operates in Pacific Standard Time and therefore any deadline is considered 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. 

Note: Suggested prerequisite: Financial Accounting for Non-Accountants or previous familiarity with Financial Accounting principles. 

Course Number: BUSA-40439
Credit: 4.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Business ManagementHealthcare Financial Analysis

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