May 27, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog V2 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog V2 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration, Major in Finance, M.B.A.

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Graduate Programs

Program Description:

The Master of Business Administration: Major in Finance is a balanced program designed to provide well-qualified students with a solid background in major areas of finance, and a strong set of managerial tools. This program is designed for practicing managers and other professionals, especially in financial fields. The program emphasizes skills in investment management, securities analysis, corporate valuation, risk management, and domestic and foreign project evaluations.

Program Goals:

Upon successful completion of the Master of Business Administration degree, students will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the concepts, terminology, and approaches in the major areas of management and related decision-making technologies.
  • develop knowledge of the terminology and concepts used in marketing and to apply these concepts effectively in understanding the complexities of decision-making in today’s competitive marketing environment.
  • demonstrate mastery of advanced knowledge in corporate financial management topics including capital budgeting, cost of capital & capital structures, financial analysis, time value of money & valuation methodologies.
  • demonstrate knowledge and skills required to obtain employment in their field.
  • develop the skills necessary to continued success in their fields including leadership abilities and a heightened sense of social responsibility and ethics.

Credit Hours: 36


MBA Core Competency Courses (6 Credits)

Students with demonstrated knowledge in Business and/or Finance may take elective courses in place of one or both of the core competency courses.

Finance Major Courses (15 Credits)

Select five of the following courses:

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Graduate Programs