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Individual courses of study can aid high school graduates or GED holders in picking up additional knowledge. These classes can focus intensely on learning a single skill or deepening one’s understanding in a subject area. They can last several weeks, a few months or even a couple of years.

What are courses in mergers and acquisitions? They offer basic, intermediate and advanced learning about how companies purchase other firms or combine strengths with another business to increase shareholder returns, enter or expand their presence within markets and offer more value to their customers. They may also examine the intricacies of restructuring such as determining the value of a company, understanding potential legal and tax-related implications, risk analysis, strategic planning and fostering a positive company culture in a post-merger environment.

As with any program, mergers and acquisitions courses offer their own set of benefits to learners, who tend to acquire a general understanding of the factors impacting workplace culture. Course participants also gain knowledge about the complex regulatory environment impacting a merger as well as how such mergers and acquisitions might affect the larger marketplace.

It can be hard to estimate the total cost of any course of study, given that tuition and other fees can differ widely between institutions and may vary by country. Investigate all expenses related to enrollment, materials and tuition with each separate school.

Professionals specializing in this field are entering a potentially lucrative vocation. Business development experts and independent consultants often prove to be key players, along with corporate strategy directors, financial analysts, tax professionals and legal counsel with subject matter expertise in mergers and acquisitions. Although many of these roles are mid-career or management level positions, some graduates may discover entry-level opportunities that give them experience working in an M&A team.  

For many working professionals, distance learning is the perfect method by which to earn an education that fits one’s schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Chicago Booth School of Business

This unique interdisciplinary course gives executives the analytical framework and tools necessary to successfully execute mergers, acquisitions, and corporate restructur ... [+]

The forces of globalization, technological change, and deregulation have created a highly competitive and dynamic business world where mergers and acquisitions are increasingly being used to seek competitive advantage and maximize value for shareholders. This unique interdisciplinary course gives executives the analytical framework and tools necessary to successfully execute mergers, acquisitions, and corporate restructuring.

Participants will learn to:

--Create a corporate restructuring strategy based on building competitive advantage and share holder value.

--Develop an analytical framework for integrating the various stages of an acquisition

-- Test valuation assumptions.... [-]

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September 2019
Part-time
5 days
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