Finance Programs

Columbia Business School Corporate Valuation Online

September 30–November 18, 2024 | Online

In seven weeks, enhance your financial expertise by mastering corporate valuation for strategic decision-making. Gain a structured understanding of corporate governance and its principles and processes, encompassing key aspects such as risk management, compensation planning, and strategic direction.

For mid- to senior-level finance professionals and individual investors.

Columbia Business School Exec Ed Macroeconomics for Executives

October 7–December 16, 2024 | Online

In ten weeks, discover how to improve your strategic decision-making in today's global economy and steer your organization toward a brighter future. Learn to utilize the Macro Scenario Playbook for strategic decision-making, understanding global risks, and identifying growth opportunities.

For executives at all levels.

Finance and Accounting for the Nonfinancial Executives | Columbia Business School Executive Education

October 21–25, 2024 | In Person

In five days, get the tools you need to communicate with financial executives and gain more insight into your business’s finances. Master key finance and accounting concepts including understanding the relationships among profitability, cash flow, liquidity, solvency, and growth as well as the ability to identify red flags in financial statements.

For executives at all levels with 5+ years of experience.

Future of Finance: Leveraging Fintech Innovation

October 29–November 1, 2024 | In Person | Live Online

In four days, gain the insights, tools, and tactical know-how to leverage Fintech innovation and digital currency without the need of any prior tech background. This highly interactive, immersive program demystifies the forces shaping the financial services industry and empowers executives with the strategic and tactical know-how to implement and execute innovative actions at your organization.

For mid- to senior-level executives.

Financial Analysis and Valuation | Columbia Business School Executive Education

October 29–31, 2024 | In-Person

In three days, gain a comprehensive understanding of financial analysis and valuation including financial reporting, earnings quality and non-GAAP reporting, ratio analysis, capital budgeting and project evaluation, forecasting financial statements, relative valuation, and fundamental valuation.

For upper- and senior-level executives.


R.A. Farrokhnia, Academic Director in Executive Education and Adjunct Professor of Business in Economics at Columbia Business School, teaching a class on Fintech and the future of finance.

R.A. Farrokhnia

Academic Director in Executive Education
Adjunct Professor of Business in Economics 

Doron Nissim, Ernst & Young Professor of Accounting & Finance at Columbia Business School Executive Education

Doron Nissim

Ernst & Young Professor of Accounting & Finance

Daniel Wolfenzon

Daniel Wolfenzon

Nomura Professor of International Finance

Pierre Yared

Pierre Yared

MUTB Professor of International Business
Vice Dean for Executive Education
Columbia Business School

Return on Learning

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