This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2020-21 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

Business, Master of Science (M.S.) with a concentration in real estate

...equivalence. ACCT 507 Fundamentals of Accounting 3 FIRE 520 Financial Concepts of Management 3 SCMA...

FIRE 520. Financial Concepts of Management. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Pre- or corequisites: SCMA 524, STAT/BIOS 543, STAT 541, or SCMA 301 and SCMA 302. A study of the essential concepts of financial management in a global environment, including working capital management, capital budgeting, capital structure planning and dividend policy. This is a foundation course.

FRSC 520. Forensic Fire Investigation. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: FRSC 375 with a minimum grade of C (for undergraduate students), FRSC 670 or equivalent. Examines the specialized field of forensic fire investigation including on-scene investigation, fire theory, accelerant-assisted burn patterns and expert-witness testimony.