Financial Analysis for Decision Making, Certificate | Part time online | edX - online learning platform | United States
28 days
199 USD/full
199 USD/full
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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Financial Analysis for Decision Making Certificate in collaboration with Babson College ‑ BabsonX. Learn how to analyze business opportunities for their financial viability and secure funding to start and grow your business.

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The Financial Analysis for Decision Making  Certificate from EdX is offered in partnership with Babson College ‑ BabsonX and is part if the Financial Decision-Making for Leaders Professional Certificate.

How do you find the money necessary to effectively manage your business? How do you know if a business opportunity is worthwhile? When should you invest in a stock, bond or company? Do you fear the financial side of growing your organization?

This course is part of the Business Principles and Entrepreneurial Thought XSeries.

This finance course will take the mystery out of financial analysis and help you make the right business decisions. In order to establish your company you need to secure funding. Once you have money, you need to determine the most efficient and effective use of your capital. You also need to have the knowledge to have professional and engaging conversations with finance professionals who control access to funding.

In this course, you will discover a variety of options for funding your business and how to successfully negotiate financial opportunities. You will learn how to value and evaluate ideas to determine the appropriate benefits and costs in order to screen them correctly. Finally, you will learn how to value a business and the securities you can use to potentially fund your organization.

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:
  • Tools and techniques for funding a growing business

  • How to evaluate an idea for a new product or service and determine cost and benefits

  • How to value a stock, bond, and company for business opportunities

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 28 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.




  • Self-paced

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Level: Introductory

Tuition Fee

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    199 USD/full
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    Based on the tuition of 199 USD for the full programme during 28 days.
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