Corporate Finance, Graduate Certificate

Sharpen your financial perspective. Financial acumen is the foundation of any successful business venture. Now you can explore this essential business knowledge through a flexible, part-time program and gain insight into strategies needed for tackling real-world financial challenges.

Through the Graduate Certificate in Corporate Finance, you will develop foundational financial knowledge through the study of global markets. Your course work will introduce methods of implementing financial strategy by stressing the impact of ethical and legal considerations. You may also choose to examine the financial, managerial, accounting, and legal factors affecting corporate mergers or explore advanced financial risk management.

Once you have completed your D’Amore-McKim Graduate Certificate in Corporate Finance and apply to an eligible master’s degree program, the credits you have already earned may be applied.

Learn more about this program on the D’Amore-McKim website.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Core Requirement

FINA 6205Financial Strategy3


Complete 9 semester hours from the following:9
Financial Risk Management
Investment Banking
Mergers and Acquisitions
Business Turnarounds
Valuation and Value Creation
Entrepreneurial Finance, Innovation Valuation, and Private Equity
Any MBA core course titled 6200 (see below):
Financial Reporting and Managerial Decision Making 1
Managing People and Organizations
Managing the Global Enterprise
Creating and Sustaining Customer Markets
Global Competition and Market Dominance
Strategic Decision Making in a Changing Environment

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total semester hours required, may complete a maximum of 15 semester hours
Minimum 3.000 GPA required