Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Finance for Managers Study Tools

Student Dashboard

Think of your dashboard as your own personal student center. This is where you start every online session. You have access to your courses, your grades, and your study calendar in addition to:

  • Course syllabus
  • Program glossary
  • Ask your Academic Advisor
  • Ask your instructor
  • Message board

Interactive Exercises

Interactive exercises such as drag and drops, matching exercises, true or false, situation and scenario, and PerformIT exercises will be used throughout the curriculum. You will be expected to complete these exercises, and grade points will be awarded for completions. These exercises will highlight and provide additional support in understanding key learning outcomes throughout the curriculum.

Quizzes and Finals

Your course will contain unit quizzes and a final exam. The quiz grading also provides you with a rationale for how each question should be answered. These assessments will be part of the final determination of course grades.

Interactive Study Calendar

Your interactive study calendar will provide a suggested, but customizable, study process to help you complete the curriculum in a timely manner. You will have the ability to modify the default optimal calendar to meet your unique time requirements.

Instructor Access and Support

You will have access to instructor feedback on all submitted assignments. Your Student Support Team can be reached via email at AcademicAdvisor@kaplan.com or by phone at 800.570.7812 during business hours. Technical Support Advisors can be reached at KUPACEtechsupport@kaplan.com.

Textbooks

Please acquire these textbooks at your earliest convenience so that you can maximize your online access period to your course. One option you have to purchase these books is to go websites such as www.amazon.com or www.barnesandnoble.com and search for the ISBNs. Alternatively, you may purchase these books from any other vendor of your choice. Currently, the Finance for Managers curriculum requires the following texts:

  • Author: Aileen M. Orminston and Lyn M. Fraser
  • ISBN-13: 978-0132655064
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Edition Number: 10th
  • Author: Leslie K. Breitner and Robert N. Anthony
  • ISBN-13: 978-0132744393
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Edition Number: 11th
  • Author: Cheryl Cleaves, Margie Hobbs, Jeffrey Noble
  • ISBN-13: 978-0135108178
  • Publisher: Pearson Education
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Edition Number: 9th