Leading Through Financial Excellence
AT A GLANCE
- Upcoming Programs:
May 1 - June 11
Oct 2 - Nov 12
- Program Duration:
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MIT Sloan Management Certification
In Leading Through Financial Excellence, MIT Sloan School of Management’s elite faculty elevates non-financial leaders by giving them the concepts, language, and skills necessary to make important business decisions through a financial lens. Upon completing the certificate program, business leaders will be able to analyze, develop, and make the financial case for critical investments to senior-most management.
- Understand how to build a business case for an investment project
- Acquire a framework for evaluating all incremental costs
- Learn to identify assumptions and areas of risk
- Apply learnings to develop alternative scenarios, resulting valuations, and opportunities for generating real options
- 6 week duration, 30 hours to complete requirements
- 10 hours of on-demand, HD lectures
- Professor interactions, office hours, and group learning
- Facilitated intra-company team meetings
- Final assignment, which integrates your weekly activities
- Optional Issue Forums available
who should attend
This course is designed for non-financial leaders who want to analyze, develop, and make the financial case for critical investments to senior-most management. It’s beneficial for:
- Senior leaders
- Mid-level and team leaders
After successfully finishing the Leading Through Financial Excellence program, participants will receive a Certificate of Completion from MIT Sloan School of Management.
MIT Sloan meets the various needs of all types of organizations, providing access to cutting-edge research and world-renowned faculty. All programs reflect MIT Sloan’s core mission - to develop principled, innovative leaders and to generate ideas that advance management practice.
Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance
An expert in corporate finance, entrepreneurship, and organizational economics, Schoar researches venture capital, entrepreneurial finance, corporate diversification, governance, and capital budgeting decisions in firms.
Professor of Finance
Professor Asquith is a specialist in corporate finance and a media source for the field of corporate finance and control, including mergers, dividend policy, financial distress, and market efficiency.
Senior Lecturer in Accounting and Law
Cohen is responsible for setting strategy for Sloan's undergraduate and Master's programs, and teaches Financial Accounting to Master of Finance and Executive Education students.