2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

MANA 70353 Private Equity

Prerequisites: Open to MBA and MAc students; this elective course provides the theoretical background and practical application of private equity in the United States and the world. The principle focus of the course will be early stage venture capital. However, other elements of private equity such as leveraged buyouts and corporate venturing will also be reviewed. To ensure that a realistic perspective of private equity occurs in the class, cases and projects provided by active private equity professionals will be employed to illustrate material.