Corporate Finance Professional Certificate

You will learn how to value a firm over the course of this Corporate Finance professional certificate program, giving you the skills necessary to make sound financial and investment decisions.
We will cover:
Framework for valuation (including, as special cases, valuation of stocks and bonds, and evaluation of investment opportunities)
Free cash flow method for firm valuation
Concepts of risk and return and identification of opportunity cost of capital
Alternative sources of external funding for company operations
Together, these concepts make up the essential building blocks for a career in finance.
In this hands-on program, you will be given the opportunity to learn through a variety of real-world transactions and case studies as well as work through exercises in constructing Excel models to help deepen your understanding of concepts.
This program is for those looking to advance their career in a range of professions, including investment banking, private equity, consulting, general management, and CFO track jobs within a corporation.
This program is based on the first-year course taught in Columbia Business School’s MBA core program.

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Risk & Return (edX)

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Risk & Return (edX)
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Learn how to measure the risk and return of equity and debt; and compute the weighted average of cost of capital. In this course, you will learn to estimate the expected return of equity and debt. You will also learn to estimate the weighted average cost of capital (WACC), [...]
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Free Cash Flow Analysis (edX)

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Free Cash Flow Analysis (edX)
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In this course, learners will begin to apply the lessons and concepts from Introduction to Corporate Finance as they begin to discuss basics of firm valuation. Follow Professor Wolfenzon's lead to learn how the free cash flow method is applied to value firms. You will also learn about valuation [...]
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Risk and Return and the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (edX)

Jan 10th 2018
Risk and Return and the Weighted Average Cost of Capital (edX)
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Learn how to measure the risk and return of equity and debt; and compute the weighted average of cost of capital. In this course, you will learn to estimate the expected return of equity and debt. You will also learn to estimate the weighted average cost of capital (WACC), [...]
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The Free Cash Flow Method for Firm Valuation (edX)

Nov 8th 2017
The Free Cash Flow Method for Firm Valuation (edX)
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Learn how to use the free cash flow method for firm valuation and how to compute and project free cash flows. In this course, learners will begin to apply the lessons and concepts from Introduction to Corporate Finance as they begin to discuss basics of firm valuation.
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