MBA Programs in Economic Studies

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Economic Studies

Pursuing a master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) is a lucrative educational decision. There are many focus areas students can pursue within an MBA program. A master’s degree in Economics is one of these tracks.

What is an MBA in Economics? This is one of the most prestigious degrees in the business world. This study focuses on teaching students the skills they will need to manage funds for businesses and organizations, analyze and create financial reports, and understand and be able to explain the complex nature of economic theory. There are many areas of specialization within this field, from agriculture and education to marketing, health care, and even international relations. If there’s a market, there’s a need for an Economic specialist.

Because there are so many applications within this field, it is a degree that can cater to a wide variety of learners. Additionally, this degree promotes in-depth critical thinking, problem solving, and analytical skills that can be used in any career.

The cost of obtaining a master’s degree in Economics is dependent on a few different factors, the biggest one being the institution attended. Another factor is the time spent to obtain the degree. A typical MBA program takes two years full time or three to five years part time; however, some students can finish the program within 12 to 18 months.

One of the main reasons this degree is so desirable is because of the job market. Financial and economical knowledge is a valuable commodity in today’s world. With an MBA in Economics one might pursue any number of careers, including an accountant, marketing analyst, strategy consultant, or eventually a CFO for a large company.

There are a range of educational options available to fit every student’s needs. Most university campuses will offer a degree in Economics. However, there are other options as well. Online education is a growing industry and many universities specialize in providing online master’s programs to accommodate those who are looking to attend school while also working, raising a family, or simply living a busy life. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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MBA in Finance

Unicaf University (ZM)
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Cyprus Larnaca USA Hell's Kitchen Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos State Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 27 more

For those seeking a career dealing with money, Unicaf University’s MBA in Finance is invaluable. With a focus on mathematics, economics, and financial theory, the programme prepares graduates who can function successfully in key positions, in different work environments within this sector. [+]

For those seeking a career dealing with money, Unicaf University’s MBA in Finance is invaluable. With a focus on mathematics, economics, and financial theory, the programme prepares graduates who can function successfully in key positions, in different work environments within this sector. The MBA in Finance balances mathematical rigor with management practices, allowing students to acquire all the necessary skills for a career in finance.

Delivery Mode

Online and through Supported Open Learning

Entry Requirements Regular admission to a Master’s programme requires an accredited Bachelor degree Applicants with an accredited Master’s degree will also be considered for entry HND Relevant holders with good relevant work experience (post graduation) may be considered for entry English proficiency (if the Bachelor degree was not taught in English) Updated CV One official letter of recommendation (either Academic or Business) Personal Statement (minimum 500 words) Copy of passport or ID Pathway UU-FNT-203-ZM Introduction to Master Degree UU-MBA-710 Finance and Strategic Management UU-MBA-711 Dissertation UU-MBA-712 Theories of Management UU-MBA-714 Business Function and Procedures UU-MBA-717 Strategic Development UU-MBA-718 Strategic Leadership and Practice UU-MBA-750 Markets and Financial Institutions UU-MBA-751 Risk Management in Finance UU-MBA-752 Corporate Finance UU-Msc-IND100-ZM Induction Module [-]

MBA Specialized In Trading - Market Finance

ESLSCA Business School
Campus Full time October 2018 France Paris

Specialized MBA Trading - Finance Market, 30th promotion 2017/2018, is now recognized and appreciated by financial market professionals (traders, sales, brokers, financial analysts, quants, structurers, risk managers, ...) as one of the best teams in the industry (front office trades ...). [+]

The Specialized MBA Trading - Finance Market, 30th promotion 2017/2018, Is now recognized and appreciated by financial market professionals (traders, sales, brokers, financial analysts, quants, structurers, risk managers, ...) as one of the best teams in the industry (front office trades ...).

This is to provide students with extensive knowledge of international stock and financial techniques. A true professional learning is offered with the use of a trading room with 16 stations REAL TIME PRO FX; it is one of the best flat-financial forms in this technical analysis in major trading rooms of the largest banks in the Paris and London. Are thus addressed exchange problems, rate of shares / indices, commodities trading, oil, conventional and structured derivatives, credit derivatives and climate, quantitative management and alternative (hedge funds) and actuarial .... [-]


Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Business - Accounting & Finance Specialization

New European College
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2018 Germany Munich

The Master of Business Administration (MBA), has become the academic career boost for both entrepreneurs and corporate workers. Globalization demands MBA graduates with a truly international business education. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA), has become the academic career boost for both entrepreneurs and corporate workers. Globalization demands MBA graduates with a truly international business education.

With our MBA in International Business, you will gain the necessary skills and tools to be able to take over challenging positions with managerial responsibility. For students without previous education in Business, the MBA is the perfect program to qualify yourself for managerial positions.

Our MBA in International Business is connecting theory and practice and is taught by instructors with significant experience in their profession. Small groups allow for a very interactive education. As our MBA students need to have job experience to be able to enroll, the individual experiences and backgrounds of each and every student make classes even more enjoyable. Our faculty members use activating elements such as case studies, simulations, projects and presentations to give every student an opportunity to easily connect the gained knowledge with their personal experiences.... [-]


Master of Business Administration in Islamic Banking

Canadian University Dubai
Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Islamic Banking concentration will provide you with a detailed understanding of Islamic financial operations, financial markets, laws and regulations, institutions, and financial products. The program examines Shari’ah as the framework of Islamic law, and how it shapes practices in the banking and financial system and provides an in-depth understanding of banking and financial practices based on the Islamic transaction principles of Fiqh Al Muamalat. Following the international Islamic accounting and audit framework, the program teaches the fundamental principles and standard practices followed in the Islamic banking and finance industry. [+]

The structure of the Master of Business Administration reflects the findings of a research survey conducted by the School of Business Administration focusing on the current and future needs of a cross-section of organizations across the UAE.

Therefore, the program is of great strategic relevance and offers practical and analytical solutions for the problems and challenges facing industry and other organizations in the Gulf region. Our Key Strengths

Our MBA program, offered by the School of Business Administration, focuses on meeting the current and future needs of business and government leaders in the Gulf region. The dynamic and competitive business environment of the 21st century calls for new management and leadership skills – our MBA will prepare you today, for the challenges of tomorrow.... [-]


Mba Specialized - Corporate Finance

EDC Ecole des Dirigeants & Créateurs d’Enterprise
Campus Full time 2 years April 2018 France Paris

Intensive program to train financial managers able to take key roles in companies by accompanying their financial policy on all aspects (budget, control, management, taxation); training whose educational models are reworked and adapted twice a year to fit as closely as possible to the expectations of the labor market; recognized RNCP Level I diploma; programs in 2 academic years each offering a teaching around business and cross-functional skills. [+]

A growing sector Financial and insurance activities have created nearly 67,600 new jobs over the last fifteen years, and 248,000 jobs are available in the banking and insurance sector over the 2012-2022 period. Strong demand for senior positions as increasing needs for high added value services More business oriented towards control, credit management, reporting, risk management and treasury, financial communication

The financial manager must bring value through several levers:

Developing financial strategies relevant to your business Arbitration in the conduct of current operations (budget, reporting, cash management) A perfect knowledge of contemporary products, markets and financial arrangements OBJECTIVES Intensive program to train financial managers able to take key roles in companies by accompanying their financial policy on all aspects (budget, control, management, taxation) Training whose educational models are reworked and adapted twice a year to stick as closely as possible to the expectations of the job market Diploma recognized as RNCP Level I Programs in 2 academic years, each offering an education around business and cross-functional skills ... [-]

MBA Finance

Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom Nottingham + 1 more

Our outstanding MBA Finance course offers you a truly life-changing experience and an exceptional opportunity to realise your full potential. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the most coveted and internationally recognised postgraduate management degree in the world, and there's a good reason why. It is widely recognised as a passport to a successful management career, enabling managers with a functionalist role to take on a more senior, strategic position and empowering senior managers to gain the in-depth, strategic knowledge they need to climb even higher. [+]

Our outstanding MBA Finance course offers you a truly life-changing experience and an exceptional opportunity to realise your full potential. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is the most coveted and internationally recognised postgraduate management degree in the world, and there's a good reason why. It is widely recognised as a passport to a successful management career, enabling managers with a functionalist role to take on a more senior, strategic position and empowering senior managers to gain the in-depth, strategic knowledge they need to climb even higher.

The MBA Finance will enable you to develop a critical understanding of the theoretical techniques, concepts and methods employed in financial and risk management. You will be exposed to different frameworks designed for the implementation of financial models. Emphasis will be placed on practical applications in various contexts with which finance professionals will be familiar and expected to be competent. Through real-life case studies, you will highlight limitations and strengths of financial models in terms of behavioural and technical pitfalls.... [-]


Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and Responsible Investment

Sustainability Management School
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years Switzerland Gland

The aim of the Master of Business Administration in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominantly professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment. [+]

The aim of the full time (one year) or part-time (two years) Master of Business Administration in Finance and Responsible Investment is to offer a predominantly professionally oriented education that addresses corporate finance and the broader sustainability agenda for responsible investment. Designed for all professionals in corporations, non-profits, and governmental agencies demanding sustainability knowledge and practice. Applicants learn how to apply innovative solutions to a sustainable economy, society, and environment. During the courses, you have the opportunity to network with our partners while searching for a job or enhancing your career.

The first part of the program is constituted by theoretical analysis and the second one is mainly focused on developing practical skills.... [-]


Master in Business Administration - Accounting

Webber International University
Campus Full time 19 months August 2018 USA Orlando

The Webber International University Graduate School of Business is pleased to offer a concentration in the area of Accounting. The objective of this concentration is to provide accounting students with a broader and more in-depth degree program than the baccalaureate. [+]

The Webber International University Graduate School of Business is pleased to offer a concentration in the area of Accounting. The objective of this concentration is to provide accounting students with a broader and more in-depth degree program than the baccalaureate. Combined with the undergraduate degree, students completing this MBA may meet the requirements to sit for the CPA exam.

ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

Summary of Requirements

MBA610 Information Systems for Management Decisions MBA632 Global Economic Environment MBA640 Marketing Philosophy & Management MBA647 Innovation, New Products & Services, & E-Commerce MBA662 Financial Decision Making MBA680 Human Behavior in Organizations MBA690 Strategic Thinking in Organizations ... [-]

MBA - Accounting

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2018 USA Rochester + 1 more

MBA - Accounting: In addition to the educational preparation for a career leading to top management, the Master of Business Administration—Accounting program fulfills the education requirements that allow students to sit for the New York State Certified Public Accountancy exam. [+]

Master of Business Administration in Accounting

In addition to the educational preparation for a career leading to top management, the master of business administration-accounting program fulfills the education requirements that allow students to sit for the New York State Certified Public Accountancy exam. The program also stresses the skills necessary for the design, operation, and control of accounting information systems.

Admission requirementsCompleted applications for admission should be on file in the Office of Graduate Enrollment Services at least four weeks prior to registration for the next academic quarter for students from the United States, and up to 10 weeks prior for international students applying for student visas.... [-]


MAcc/MBA

Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Oklahoma
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Norman

A dual degree programme combines Business Administration with Master of Accountancy. [+]

A dual degree programme combines Business Administration with Master of Accountancy.

Master of Accountancy in OU Price

According to the Public Accounting Report, the OU Master of Accountancy program is one of the top 30 in the country.

The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy reports that OU graduates’ first-time pass rate on the CPA exam has recently been amongst the 10 highest in the nation.

Our master of accountancy program is designed to prepare you for a career in government, industry, or public accounting in Oklahoma and across the nation.

The broad-based business curriculum combined with an in-depth accounting education allows you to choose a specialty in one of the following areas of interest:... [-]


MBA with a Concentration in Finance & Banking

University of New York in Prague (UNYP)
Campus Full time 18 months September 2018 Czech Republic Prague

The MBA with a concentration in Finance & Banking prepares students to enter the complex world of corporate finance and retail banking. Finance is the life-blood of any organization, and the growth of international trade has placed even greater emphasis on financial aspects of the business. [+]

MBA with a Concentration in Finance & Banking

The MBA with a concentration in Finance & Banking prepares students to enter the complex world of corporate finance and retail banking. Finance is the life-blood of any organization, and the growth of international trade has placed even greater emphasis on financial aspects of the business. This MBA concentration is ideal for students seeking to gain specialist knowledge of the practices and workings of banking and financial markets.

This 18-month lifelong education program of weekend study (2 weekends per month)* leads to an IACBE-accredited Master's of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of New York in Prague. You will take a core set of 10 courses providing you with a solid foundation in international business and then 4 additional courses in Banking and Finance.... [-]


MBA in Accounting

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 USA Hempstead

The MBA in Accounting program prepares students for managerial positions in various types of organizations. The program builds on core business competencies and functional specialization to impart to its students' decision analysis skills and a strategic perspective of business problems. [+]

The MBA in Accounting program prepares students for managerial positions in various types of organizations. The program builds on core business competencies and functional specialization to impart to its students' decision analysis skills and a strategic perspective of business problems. This program is not intended to include sufficient coursework in accounting and taxation to qualify students for licensure as certified public accountants. Students intending to pursue licensure may need to supplement the program requirements with other accounting, business, legal studies, and tax courses, taken under advisement.

Objectives of the MBA Program

The MBA program prepares students for managerial positions in various types of organizations. The program builds on core business competencies and functional specialization to impart to its students' decision analysis skills and a strategic perspective of business problems.... [-]


Master of Science Business Administration (Major Finance, Marketing und CD)

University of Cologne Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
Campus Full time 4 semesters October 2018 Germany Cologne

The master program Business Administration consists of 120 ECTS- (European Credit Transfer System) Points and is designed as a 4-semester full-time programme. It is a consecutive master degree based on a bachelor degree in the field of business administration. [+]

The master program Business Administration consists of 120 ECTS- (European Credit Transfer System) Points and is designed as a 4-semester full-time program. It is a consecutive master degree based on a bachelor degree in the field of business administration.

Being able to choose from six different special fields, you will select one major and start the focus on that respective field from the beginning. The focus can be put on the following disciplines within the business administration:

Accounting and Taxation (program taught in English and German language) Corporate Development(program totally taught in the English language) Finance(program totally taught in the English language) Marketing (program totally taught in the English language) Media and Technology Management (program taught in English and German language) Supply Chain Management(program taught in English and German language) ... [-]

MBA Finance

IAE Nice Graduate School of Management
Campus Full time 6 - 18 months September 2018 France Nice

You want to change your professional life or give a different shape to your career, but you do not have any business background? The French Riviera MBA is the program you need. The fast-track MBA program is a 6-month program designed for executives and students willing to specialize and gain in-depth knowledge in the area of Finance. The 18-month full MBA program, designed for executives and students without any previous business background, offers from the general introductory business fundamentals to the most specialized courses in the area of finance. [+]

MBA Finance Fast-Track

This Master of Business Administration is a 6-month program designed for executives and students willing to specialize and gain in-depth knowledge in the area of Finance.

You have achieved a solid experience in business, completed business graduate studies, and you want to step up to higher management positions in the finance sector or become a global consultant in finance: this is the degree you need.

Our MBA is conceived to give you the ability to take your career to the next level. You will gain more than expertise in business administration: you will acquire lifelong tools to achieve your ambitions and dreams.

Cohorts are composed of a maximum of 20 students per major, 40 for the core courses (along with students majoring in Marketing). 80% of your fellow students and 60% of your instructors are international. 40% of the MBA candidates are executives and 70% of the Faculty members are hands-on business practitioners.... [-]


Penn State Smeal MBA - Finance

Smeal College of Business, Penn State
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA University Park

The Penn State Smeal finance concentration features a set of courses designed to build expertise in financial analysis and planning, management of financial assets, including banks and other institutions, and financial management of corporations and other businesses. [+]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Finance

The Penn State Smeal finance concentration features a set of courses designed to build expertise in financial analysis and planning, management of financial assets, including banks and other institutions, and financial management of corporations and other businesses.

Finance Course Highlights Financial Engineering and Corporate Strategy: Study and application of derivative strategies, financial innovation, and modern financial techniques to re-engineer risk exposure and enhance strategic opportunities. Modern Portfolio Management—Theory and Practice: Theoretical foundations and tools needed for structuring, managing, and monitoring the performance of an investment portfolio. Global Finance: Analyze international business financial problems, the impact of evolving international payment systems on business, financial management in the modern multi-national enterprise. Finance Faculty Highlights ... [-]