2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 29, 2022  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ACCT 1123 - Personal Finance


Prerequisite: MATH 1109  or equivalent. This course covers finance concepts and techniques as they apply to the day to day management of personal finances.  Students will learn how to set personal financial goals and the skills to achieve those goals. Topics include the time value of money, cash budgeting, retirement planning, home and auto purchases, education planning, estate planning, tax planning, investing (in bonds, stocks, and mutual funds), insurance, etc. The course employs MS Excel, financial planning software, and online applications in all topic areas.
  3 credits