Corporate Finance Online MBA
Online MBA Concentrations: Corporate Finance
Build on the global business knowledge you develop during your Online MBA with in-depth knowledge of corporate finance. The Corporate Finance concentration offers specialized study and hands-on skills development that can help you understand strategic methods for increasing the value of a firm through investment management, mergers and acquisitions, and more.
Consistent with Alliant International University’s emphasis on a global outlook, this concentration program places topics such as financial management, financial markets, and asset fund management within an international business context.
What You Can Do with This Concentration
As a graduate of the Online MBA with a concentration in Corporate Finance, you should be equipped to pursue advanced-level career opportunities within large corporations, investment banks, and other related organizations as an investment manager, financial manager, financial analyst, or (depending upon your experience) a management accountant or other financial officer.
Courses in the Concentration
Course topics in this concentration include:
- Corporate Finance Theory and Practice
- Financial Markets and Institutions
- Commercial Bank Management
- Mergers and Acquisitions
Admissions Requirements – Alliant School of Management MBA
Admissions to the Online MBA at the Alliant School of Management takes place six times a year. We welcome applications from bachelor’s degree graduates who attended regionally-accredited U.S. universities or the international equivalent. If your undergraduate degree was in a discipline not related to business or management, you may be required to take additional foundation courses before beginning your MBA program.
We do not require applicants to take the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) before applying to the School of Management, although we will consider scores if you have taken the test. Candidates who do not submit a GMAT score will need to undertake an interview with our admissions staff. In addition, applicants with a cumulative undergraduate GPA below 2.75 are likely to require departmental approval for acceptance.
Requirements and Application Materials
Degree: A four-year baccalaureate degree or equivalent from an accredited university. We require a minimum GPA of 2.75. Students with lower GPAs may be considered individually, based on their work experience, professional certifications, etc.
Essay: A personal statement, based around the following topics (do not exceed more than 250 words per topic):
- Describe one of your professional accomplishments and how it impacted the company you work for;
- Describe a challenging professional situation, how you handled it and what you wish you would have done differently;
- What are your post-graduate school objectives? How will a graduate degree assist you in achieving these goals?
Resume: Current resume.
English Language Proficiency (International Students Only): English language proficiency must be demonstrated by applicants not previously educated in English. Minimum TOEFL score of 550 paper/213 computer/80 internet or equivalent.
After all documentation is reviewed, the MBA program director will consider your application for acceptance. Decisions by the program director are final.
Become Part of the Alliant Legacy of Success
Since 1952, the Alliant School of Management MBA program has been creating the leaders and innovators business needs. Find out how you can advance your career with our Online MBA. Contact us today.
Alliant is a private university accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). We are an equal opportunity employer and educator.
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Last updated September 25, 2015