MBA - Finance Concentration

The Master of Business Administration degree program with a concentration in Finance takes the graduate student to the next level of strategy and analysis. The program's specialized curriculum allows students to focus their advanced degree studies to best position themselves for success in the evolving corporate environment. Developed and updated in collaboration with students and successful industry leaders, the MBA with a concentration in Finance enables our diverse student body to advance in their professional careers by attaining business competencies as well as leadership, strategic and creative thinking skills in the ever-changing global business environment.

Upon completion of the program, graduates are expected to:

  • Gather, interpret and analyze research to inform decision making at operational and strategic levels of an organization.
  • Use advanced communication skills and awareness of cultural differences in global and domestic business interactions.
  • Analyze problems from a diverse perspective, propose effective solutions and evaluate the impact of executive decisions.
  • Assess and evaluate business entities taking into account cross-functional environments as they affect ethical decision making in domestic and global organizations.
  • Apply knowledge of financial theories and practices to solve organizational and consumer economic challenges.

Master of Business Administration - Finance Concentration

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Foundation Courses
ECON5000Economics in the Global Economy4.5
FISV5000Corporate Financial Accounting4.5
Core Courses
FISV5526Financial Reporting and Control4.5
FISV5600Financial Management4.5
MGMT5575Operations Management4.5
MGMT5800Effective Leadership4.5
MGMT5900Ethics, Corporate Social Responsibility and Law4.5
MRKT5500Strategic Marketing4.5
RSCH5700Research and Inquiry4.5
Finance Courses
FISV6050Strategic Financial Planning4.5
Choose three of the following:13.5
Personal Financial Planning
Estate Planning
Principles of Risk and Insurance
Retirement Planning
Fundamentals of Investment and Portfolio Management
Managing Capital Markets
Equity Analysis
Bond Market Analysis
Applied Behavioral Finance
Alternative Investments
Derivatives and Risk Management
Institutional Portfolio Management
Career Capstone Course
MGMT6800Business Policy and Strategy4.5
Total Credits54.0-63.0