Course detail: Leadership Live: Finance for Non-Financial Professionals

This program is a study of the concepts and applications of financial planning and management for non-financial professionals. Topics include the time value of money, asset valuation, capital structures and budgeting, financial analysis and cash flow, and project and investment decision making.



Learning Objectives:
  • Demonstrate the principles of financial planning and management
  • Identify corporate structures, financial institutions, and investments
  • Develop financial reports including balance sheets, income statements, and financial ratios
  • Produce time valuations, cash flows, and taxation in project and operational environments
  • Assess capital structures and budgeting in decision-making
  • Give enough financial grounding to understand the background needed as a project manager dealing with budgets and interactions with peers and upper level management

Who is this Program For?
  • Any professional responsible for understanding finances for the achievement of performance objectives
  • High-potential employees who are advancing toward leadership positions

Course Accessibility
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in University of Kansas sponsored educational offerings. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in one of our online courses, please email lpe@ku.edu or call 913-897-8530 at least 3 weeks prior to your anticipated start date.

Available sessions