Master in Business Administration in Economic Studies in North America

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Economic Studies

Students often wonder whether their decision to step out of the corporate world and embark on an expensive MBA was wise. Until recently, the hardest part of an MBA was getting accepted by a top business school. Having an MBA was the equivalent of between two-and-a-half and four years extra rating experience. It is in times like these that you realize the true value of an MBA.

MBA Economics is among the most popular degrees being pursued. The degree allows you to learn the international economic policies along with the general business management skills. MBA economics help you hunt a highly paid job in the fields of economy and business management.

From indigenous civilizations to modern day empires, North America has plenty of hands-on educational opportunities to offer scholars. Filled with a range of distinct cultures, students can educate themselves in well-rounded way.

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Business Administration, M.B.A., Concentration in Financial Services

University Of North Carolina at Pembroke
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Pembroke

Business Administration, M.B.A., Concentration in Financial Services [+]

Requirements for the Master of Business Administration with Concentration in Financial Services

Professional Entrepreneurial Competence and Integrated Applications: 24 Sem. Hrs.

All are required:

ACC 5500. Managerial Accounting (3 credits) ECN 5150. Managerial Economics (3 credits) DSC 5100. Quantitative Methods (3 credits) FIN 5200. Managerial Finance (3 credits) MGT 5250. Organizational Theory and Behavior (3 credits) MGT 5362. International Business (3 credits) MGT 5750. Strategic Planning (Capstone Course) (3 credits) MKT 5400. Marketing Planning and Strategy (3 credits)

Concentration Courses: 12 Sem. Hrs.

MKT 5450. Services Marketing (3 credits) BLAW 5280. Legal Issues for Managers (3 credits) ... [-]

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Finance

Seton Hall W. Paul Stillman School of Business
Online Campus Full time Part time 2 - 5 years January 2019 USA South Orange + 2 more

In this concentration, you'll build the theoretical foundations and gain the hands-on experience you need to excel in the financial services industry. In fact, many of our students go on to pass all three CFA-level examinations. [+]

In this concentration, you'll build the theoretical foundations and gain the hands-on experience you need to excel in the financial services industry. In fact, many of our students go on to pass all three CFA-level examinations.

We emphasize experiential learning, so you can bring new concepts directly from the classroom to your workplace. As a result of this broad preparation, our alumni are spread across many big-name firms and companies such as Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan, Johnson & Johnson, and Prudential. And we keep the entire program, offered on campus and online, streamlined to just 40 credits.

Curriculum

With a focus on an ethics-centered education, our M.B.A. starts with a core curriculum that covers accounting, economics, the behavioral and quantitative sciences, and the functional areas of business.... [-]


Master of Business Administration in Banking and Finance

California Intercontinental University
Campus 18 months September 2018 USA Irvine

The Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Banking and Finance (MBABF) program is designed to prepare students for careers in the financial district and banking management, money management, financial consulting, and financial institutional operations. Students pursuing this specialization will focus on financial organizational behavior, commercial banking resource management, and cultural perspectives in banking and finance. Individuals who prefer working with people and developing a financial and banking career and are ready for a financial venture will find this specialization worthwhile. [+]

Overview

The Master of Business Administration with a specialization in Banking and Finance (MBABF) program is designed to prepare students for careers in the financial district and banking management, money management, financial consulting, and financial institutional operations. Students pursuing this specialization will focus on financial organizational behavior, commercial banking resource management, and cultural perspectives in banking and finance. Individuals who prefer working with people and developing a financial and banking career and are ready for a financial venture will find this specialization worthwhile.

Program Competencies and Learning Objectives

Upon Successful completion of this program, students will be able to:... [-]


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:... [-]


Penn State Smeal MBA - Finance

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

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 ... [-]

MBA in Accounting Specialization

Concordia University Chicago
Online Full time 4 semesters August 2018 USA River Forest

Whether you are looking to become a high-level executive at a corporation or an independent CPA, an MBA with a specialization in accounting from Concordia University Chicago opens up a myriad of career possibilities. You will gain the analytical and leadership skills required to excel in accounting. Concordia-Chicago MBA graduates move on to positions in auditing, tax strategy and managerial accounting. [+]

Whether you are looking to become a high-level executive at a corporation or an independent CPA, an MBA with a specialization in accounting from Concordia University Chicago opens up a myriad of career possibilities. You will gain the analytical and leadership skills required to excel in accounting. Concordia-Chicago MBA graduates move on to positions in auditing, tax strategy and managerial accounting.

Learning Objectives

Concordia-Chicago's specialization in accounting prepares students to take the Certified Public Accountants examination. Students take specialized courses such as Audit Theory, Federal Income Taxation and Corporate Taxation, and Strategic Cost Management. Students learn to analyze an organization’s economic performance, use advanced accounting reports, and convey information to key stakeholders within the firm.... [-]


MBA in Finance

Unicaf University (ZM)
Online Campus Full time Part time September 2018 Cyprus Larnaca USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Online + 28 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 - 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.... [-]


Financial Valuation and Investment Management MBA

Lynn University
Online Campus Part time 1 - 4 years September 2018 USA Boca Raton + 1 more

The ability to intelligently manage finances, both for organizations and individuals, is a highly sought-after skill set. A finance MBA offers you the opportunity to start becoming an expert in investing and portfolio management. The program features thorough examinations of industry standards in the fields of both individual and corporate investments, helping students understand the diverse, dynamic landscape of financial management. You’ll also examine the ethical concerns of the current financial marketplace and the implications of the global economy. [+]

The ability to intelligently manage finances, both for organizations and individuals, is a highly sought-after skill set. A finance MBA offers you the opportunity to start becoming an expert in investing and portfolio management.

The program features thorough examinations of industry standards in the fields of both individual and corporate investments, helping students understand the diverse, dynamic landscape of financial management. You’ll also examine the ethical concerns of the current financial marketplace and the implications of the global economy.

You’ll explore several different valuation models, including:

Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM) Arbitrage Pricing Theory (APT) Equity valuation ... [-]

MBA in Management

Ana G. Méndez University System, Continental U.S. Campuses
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Orlando Miramar Dallas + 1 more

The Graduate Program in Business Administration of the School of Business Administration at Universidad Metropolitana offers a Master of Business Administration Degree with specializations in Management. The Metro Orlando/South Florida campuses offer this major in management. The program offers an outstanding curriculum which prepares students to effectively and efficiently assume management responsibilities required by today’s organizations. [+]

Program Description

The Graduate Program in Business Administration of the School of Business Administration at Universidad Metropolitana offers a Master of Business Administration Degree with specializations in Management. The Metro Orlando/South Florida campuses offer this major in management. The program offers an outstanding curriculum which prepares students to effectively and efficiently assume management responsibilities required by today’s organizations.

The academic experience in the program allows students to develop the necessary competencies in the area of Business Administration which will enable them to assume managerial and leadership positions in the public and private sectors. The program also contributes to the student’s formation as persons who are educated and skilled, capable of meeting a person and professional goals.... [-]


Master of Business Administration - Accounting

Seton Hall University Online
Online Part time September 2018 USA South Orange

Through online programs such as our Master of Business Administration, we offer an intellectually challenging environment, real-world experiences and the support of a close-knit community that propels great minds. [+]

About Us

Founded in 1856, Seton Hall is one of the country’s leading Catholic universities. Rich in history, Seton Hall is also an institution on the rise. U.S. News ranks us among the top 120 National Universities, and we have moved up 13 places in just five years. Our research grants have soared by 75 percent in the last five years, and 11 of our faculty have received Fulbright awards over the past three years.

Through online programs such as our Master of Business Administration, we offer an intellectually challenging environment, real-world experiences and the support of a close-knit community that propels great minds. We cultivate leaders who align personal achievement with a deep commitment to civic good.... [-]


MBA - Finance

Johnson & Wales University College of Online Education
Online August 2018 USA USA Online

The evolving corporate environment requires business competencies, leadership, and strategic- and creative-thinking skills. This online Finance degree program, developed and updated in collaboration with successful industry leaders and students, will help you advance your professional career in the ever-changing global business environment. Position yourself for success and achieve the next level of strategy and analysis with an online MBA – Finance degree at JWU. [+]

The evolving corporate environment requires business competencies, leadership, and strategic- and creative-thinking skills. This online Finance degree program, developed and updated in collaboration with successful industry leaders and students, will help you advance your professional career in the ever-changing global business environment. Position yourself for success and achieve the next level of strategy and analysis with an online MBA – Finance degree at JWU.

Fast Facts Complete your degree in less than 2 years 11-week courses Competitive tuition Learn from industry leaders Career-focused curriculum WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

As a student in the MBA – Finance online degree program, you’ll learn to:... [-]


MBA Concentration in Finance

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Wayne

The Finance concentration will enable students to pursue an MBA degree while preparing for their CFA examinations. [+]

MBA Concentration in Finance

The Finance concentration will enable students to pursue an MBA degree while preparing for their CFA examinations. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program features a cross-functional pedagogical approach. As such, textural components embodied within the business environment are interwoven throughout the curriculum. These components, or perspectives, include but are not limited to ethical, political, regulatory and social influences on organizations. An emphasis is placed on the acquisition of and/or refinement of communication skills, quantitative analysis, and technological applications within the context of business. Areas of core competency are emphasized in the eighteen lower core credit hours: these areas include financial reporting, analysis, and markets, domestic and global economic environments of organizations, management information systems, and human behavior in organizations. The upper core courses (either 15 credit hours or 12 credit hours depending on your choice of concentration) focus on the integration of the lower core areas with the application of cross-functional approaches into organizational issues.... [-]


Master of Business Administration - Finance

University of Delaware Online
Online Part time 16 months January 2019 USA Newark

Experiential coursework in financial management, analysis, and reporting prepare you to lead organizational growth in corporate, investment, and international finance. [+]

If your passion is to build a company’s value by optimizing current funds and finding new revenue streams, concentrate your studies in Finance. Experiential coursework in financial management, analysis, and reporting prepare you to lead organizational growth in corporate, investment, and international finance.

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MBA in Islamic Finance

EUCLID (Euclid University)
Online Full time Part time 12 - 36 months Open Enrollment USA Washington Gambia Gambia Online + 3 more

A Joint Initiative with ICCI (Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry), an institution of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, the EUCLID MBA/IF is the golden standard for comprehensive graduate studies in Islamic Finance, Banking and Global Economics. [+]

OVERVIEW:

Offered as a Joint Initiative with ICCI (now ICCIA, the Islamic Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture), an institution of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, the EUCLID MBA/IF is the golden standard for comprehensive graduate studies in Islamic Finance, Banking and Global Economics. It is the only program of this type offered by an intergovernmental institution in partnership with an OIC agency.

The EUCLID / MBAIF (MBA in Islamic Finance) is a distance, non-resident study program which can be pursued part-time or full-time. Its goal is to prepare graduate-level professionals for high-level positions in the vast and fast-growing realm of Islamic Finance, Banking, Economics, and Insurance. Enrollment is open to Muslims and non-Muslims alike.... [-]