Master in Business Administration in Finance in North America

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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.

Individuals who are interested in accounting, banking, investment, and other aspects of the financial world may be drawn to earning a Master in Business Administration (MBA) with a specialization in finance. This degree requires about two years of schooling after earning a Bachelor, and may help improve skills and knowledge.

 

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Full-Time MBA

University of San Francisco - School of Management
Campus Full time 22 months September 2018 USA San Francisco

The Full-Time MBA at the University of San Francisco is focused on educating you to thrive as a broadly experienced and visionary manager who is prepared to tackle complex challenges. The USF MBA combines the global diversity of our students, analytical rigor of our faculty, and entrepreneurial energy of our region to prepare you to build more productive and compassionate organizations. [+]

MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. Transform your career in the SF Bay Area with the USF Full-Time MBA. The USF Full-Time MBA is an immersive 22-month experience. World-class academic content and expert, dedicated faculty Career-oriented co-curricular activities and events Collaboration within extensive Bay Area School of Management alumni and company networks Small Classes As part of the Full-Time MBA program, you’ll learn with a select cohort of professionals who come from around the world to experience San Francisco’s innovative business culture first-hand. Diverse Colleagues The University of San Francisco has small class sizes of 20-30 students, and our cohort system means that collaboration and cooperation are more than just leadership ideals we teach—they are fundamental to the infrastructure of your program. Career Acceleration With the Full-Time MBA, USF emphasizes your career goals from day one. Working with support from mentors and career advisers, you choose an area of focus based on your professional interests and goals. Personalized Career Accelerator Platform (CAP) Consulting projects and internships with San Francisco companies MBA social innovation project Leadership The Full-Time MBA prepares you for ethical and entrepreneurial leadership through experiential learning — and invaluable professional exposure in the city that is synonymous with innovation. Six Concentrations for Full-time and Part-time MBA Programs Data Analysis & Business Insights Entrepreneurship & Innovation Finance International Business Marketing Organization Development Full-Time MBA Curriculum At USF, you'll have the unique benefits of a career-focused education, offering instruction, course selection, and specialized work experience that align with... [-]

MBA - Management of Nonprofit Organizations

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Riverdale

The College’s M.B.A. program equips students with leadership skills and business acumen to serve both the profit and not-for-profit sectors. The program offers a student-centered learning environment within a curriculum accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). [+]

MBA - Management of Nonprofit Organizations The concentration in nonprofit management offers a unique specialization designed to provide students and professionals with the skills, tools, and strategies to manage nonprofit and social enterprises whose primary missions are to serve the common good. The courses in this concentration develop proficiency in theory and practice of nonprofit enterprises, law and governance, organizational culture and development, accounting and financial management, fundraising and institutional advancement, volunteer and human resource management, and product and service marketing, to name a few competencies. This concentration aims to provide a flexible and rich experience to students as they navigate this complex and exciting nonprofit landscape, and in the process help prepare them to be ethical leaders in their organizations. [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Indiana University Kokomo
Campus Part time September 2017 USA Kokomo

Our Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) is an AACSB accredited program designed to prepare our students to be successful business managers in a complex and rapidly changing global environment. We combine quality academics with individual attention from dedicated faculty. [+]

MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. Our Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) is an AACSB accredited program designed to prepare our students to be successful business managers in a complex and rapidly changing global environment. We combine quality academics with individual attention from dedicated faculty. Our students work and interact with our school's leading business professors in small classroom settings that provide a unique relationship-based, learning environment. Our program provides students with an in-depth understanding of the business world, and prepares them for successful careers as leaders, managers, executives, entrepreneurs, and innovators in their chosen field. Our M.B.A. students gain: advanced leadership skills. comprehensive business knowledge. enhanced critical thinking skills. sensitivity and awareness to ethical issues in business. an understanding of international and cross-cultural environments. advanced analytical skills. An IU Kokomo School of Business M.B.A. delivers a premier business education. Our business professors combine excellence in education with research, providing our students with the most advanced developments in business management theory, strategy, and technology. What to expect In the classroom What can you expect? Expect a life-changing journey. Our classroom experience is dynamic, we bring students and faculty together from diverse backgrounds, both professionally and culturally. You will have the opportunity to learn, network, and share information with fellow students from around the world who are employed by local, regional, national, and global companies. Outside the classroom What can you expect? Expect to be challenged, our M.B.A. program will take you out of the classroom where you will... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY
Campus Full time Part time September 2017 USA Hempstead

The Zarb MBA program (taught at our Long Island, New York campus) is designed to reflect the philosophy and values embodied in the school’s mission of “Educating for Personal and Professional Achievement.” The purpose is to provide students with a comprehensive educational experience by combining academic and extra-curricular engagement. [+]

The Zarb MBA program (taught at our Long Island, New York campus) is designed to reflect the philosophy and values embodied in the school’s mission of “Educating for Personal and Professional Achievement.” The purpose is to provide students with a comprehensive educational experience by combining academic and extra-curricular engagement. Together, the knowledge and skills acquired build students’ competencies in the areas considered important for managers and leaders in the business world. The Zarb MBA is a 38-45 credit program (depending on prior coursework), and is offered on a Co-op MBA as well as a part-time basis. Developing Core Competencies (20-27 credits) Survey of Economics – ECO 200 Legal, Political, Regulatory and Ethical Environment of Business – LEGL 200 Business Ethics and Leadership – MGT 200 Accounting and Financial Reporting – ACCT 203 Managerial Finance – FIN 203 Information Systems for Managers – IS 203 Operations Management – MGT 203 Contemporary Organizations: Behavior and Strategy – MGT 207 Marketing Analysis & Management – MKT 203 Advanced Quantitative Analysis for Managers – BAN 203 Developing Functional Knowledge (15 credits) The concentration cluster consists of five courses offering students in-depth knowledge in the area of specialization. Developing Skills for Decision Making and Strategic Analysis (6 credits) Global Business Decision Making – IB 207 Integrative Business Decision Analysis – MBA 350 Developing Skills for Personal and Professional Growth Graduate Executive Speaker Series Zarb Graduate Student Organizations Internships Hofstra Business Consulting Group Developing Career Searching and Networking Skills Dedicated Graduate Business Career Services providing: Career... [-]

MBA

University of North Alabama
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Florence

UNA has one of the top MBA programs in the State of Alabama, ranking third in number of MBA graduates per year in the State. UNA's MBA program allows you an opportunity to earn your MBA for less than $12,500 from a Nationally ranked program. [+]

MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. UNA has one of the top MBA programs in the State of Alabama, ranking third in number of MBA graduates per year in the State. UNA's MBA program allows you an opportunity to earn your MBA for less than $12,500 from a Nationally ranked program. Whether you are looking for an MBA or wish to earn your Executive MBA, we have all the options to fit everyone’s busy life. We offer an experience that is unmatched regardless of which concentration is right for you. Our professors bring real world experience to the classroom that serves as the foundation for our programs. You will benefit from their research and experience through case studies, solving real world business problems, and their dynamic delivery of practical business skills, knowledge, and strategies. Why UNA for your MBA The MBA, or Master of Business Administration, graduate degree is one of the most recognizable and desired professional degrees in the United States and the world. The purpose of this esteemed degree is to provide training in the theory and practice of business management. It is suitable for students from a wide range of undergraduate backgrounds. No matter what your career goal is, a graduate business degree can help you to achieve it. The MBA gives you control of your future, provides opportunities and helps you to be a valuable contributor to the world around you. Your consideration of this degree means that you understand the importance of investing... [-]

Penn State Smeal MBA - Finance

Smeal College of Business, Penn State
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 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 finance problems, impact of evolving international payment systems on business, financial management in modern multi-national enterprise. Finance Faculty Highlights Smeal Finance faculty members have built an international reputation for financial research, especially in the areas of corporate financial policy and the operation and regulation of securities markets. Finance faculty who teach in the MBA Program include: Fariborz Ghadar: The founding director of The Center for Global Business Studies and a consultant to scores of major corporations and governments throughout the world. Chris Muscarella: Former faculty member at several leading business schools, as well as former senior financial economist with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. William Kracaw: Chair of the Finance Department and David Sykes Profressor, he has authored two books and has consulted with a number of banks, investment banks, and governmental agencies. IN FOCUS: CENTER FOR THE STUDY OF FINANCIAL MARKETS The Center for the Study of Financial Markets is a... [-]

MBA Concentration in Finance

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Wayne

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

MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. William Paterson University in New Jersey invites you to meet with  Amo- Augustus Kubeyinje, Director of Graduate Admissions and Enrollment Services during our 2017 Africa Recruitment Tour. Learn about our undergraduate and graduate degree program. Ask about available scholarship  opportunities. Abuja, Nigeria - Date:  September 22nd 2017 Lagos, Nigeria - Date:  September 26th and 27th Accra, Ghana - Date: September 28th Kumasi, Ghana - Date: September 30th Abidjan, Ivory Coast - Date:  October 1st  and 2nd Kigali, Rwanda - Date:  October 3rd Nairobi, Kenya - Date:  October 5th  and 6th Harare, Zimbabwe - Date:  October 7th Johannesburg, South Africa - Date: October 9th and 10th 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... [-]

Two-Year Bentley MBA

Bentley University Graduate School of Business
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Waltham

The Emerging Leaders MBA at the Bentley Graduate Business School is a two-year, full-time program designed for students with relatively little or no work experience. [+]

The Emerging Leaders MBA at the Bentley Graduate Business School is a two-year, full-time program designed for students with relatively little or no work experience. Candidates range from recent college graduates to those with three years of professional employment. The program provides a solid foundation in the major areas of business, upon which students can build by taking advanced courses and concentrations. Today’s young business leaders need both breadth and depth of expertise. Elective courses in the Emerging Leaders MBA program let you pursue a specialty that adds value for a future employer. You can customize your degree by choosing from eight concentrations: Accountancy Business Analytics Economics of Financial Markets Finance Information Systems and Technology Law and Taxation Leadership (formerly titled Management) Marketing Dual Degrees Students in the Emerging Leaders MBA Program can combine their degree with one of six Master of Science offerings at Bentley. Integrating the general business skills acquired through the MBA with the focused expertise of an MS degree offers a distinctive set of qualifications for your job search. Credits from four courses apply to both degrees, so you can earn the valuable extra credential by completing six additional courses. Tuition for the Emerging Leaders MBA program does not include Master of Science courses; they are charged at the regular per-course rate. Student Profile The Emerging Leaders MBA (Full-Time, Two Years) is designed for young people who want to launch their career with an added credential of high value to potential employers. Graduates enter the competitive... [-]

Denver MBA (Full-Time MBA)

University of Denver | Daniels College of Business
Campus Full time August 2018 USA Denver

The Denver MBA is a game changer in management education. It flips the traditional MBA model on its head. A set of real-world core business challenges form the center of gravity instead of the traditional core courses. That means everything—every academic subject, every competency-developing lesson—is practiced, coached and honed in real-world environments. [+]

MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. THE MBA, REINVENTED: WHY & HOW The Denver MBA is a game changer in management education. It flips the traditional MBA model on its head. A set of real-world core business challenges form the center of gravity instead of the traditional core courses. That means everything—every academic subject, every competency-developing lesson—is practiced, coached and honed in real-world environments. The three core components of the MBA experience are based upon what we call the Daniels Method, a unique blend of real-time learning, market-connectivity and leadership development: Challenge-driven Education Work on real-time business issues affecting domestic and international markets. Think creatively, collaborate and problem solve all in a competitive environment. Market-Based Prepare to pass the market test. Our students become complete individuals by mastering what is taught in the classroom while tackling actual challenges and solving them in the real world. Personalized Leadership Receive personal ongoing leadership training from world-class executive coaches to develop the self-awareness, savvy and grit required by today’s employers. You can find a detailed brochure for the Denver MBA here THE PROGRAM The center of gravity in The Denver MBA is a set of four core business challenges. The challenges include an enterprise, corporate, social good and global challenge. You do them in small teams with a faculty advisor, business professional and personal coach. Challenges and classes happen simultaneously. What you learn in the morning you try out in the afternoon, then come back to class again with a clearer... [-]

Blended Learning MBA - Wellesley

Babson College
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time 21 months October 2017 USA Babson Park + 1 more

The Babson Blended Learning MBA program combines online classes, face-to-face sessions at Babson and virtual collaboration so you can make the most of your time, your learning, and your investment. [+]

The Babson Blended Learning MBA program combines online classes, face-to-face sessions at Babson and virtual collaboration so you can make the most of your time, your learning, and your investment. Program Details Earn your degree in 21 months. The Blended Learning MBA is a cohort-based program—student form a tight-knit team throughout the program. You can start the program in either March or September. Face-to-face sessions occur approximately every seven weeks, Friday-Saturday. Online learning averages 20 hours per week, and reflects readings, case preparation, contributing to asynchronous and real-time discussions, and active participation in team-based exercises and projects. Based on the fact Blended Learning program students have extensive work experience, Babson is able to waive the GMAT test requirement for this program for qualifying applicants. The Blended Learning MBA in Wellesley is not visa eligible. Focus Your Learning For students who want to further focus academic interests and career planning, the concentrations and intensity tracks offered reflect areas of significant importance in the 21st century global economy. Concentrations Requirements for the concentrations range from 9 to 12 credits, and will be designated upon completion on your official transcript. Please note: those exploring the Blended Learning program and considering a concentration, should talk with Graduate Admissions as the program structure limits the option to pursue a concentration. Business Analytics Designed to provide advanced skills and techniques that can be applied to discipline-specific and more general business problems, this concentration prepares students for careers in organizations of all types and sizes that require... [-]

Sprott MBA

Carleton University
Campus Full time 16 months September 2017 Canada Ottawa Colombia Bogotá China Shanghai + 4 more

In the Sprott MBA, you will acquire the skills required to analyze information, think strategically, make sound business decisions and lead others. [+]

MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. Sprott MBA The Sprott MBA gives you the vision and knowledge to lead. In the Sprott MBA, you will acquire the skills required to analyze information, think strategically, make sound business decisions and lead others. The Sprott MBA in Ottawa allows you to tailor your program to your individual career goals with a choice of five innovative concentrations: Business Analytics, Financial Management; International Business; International Development Management; and Management and Change. Business Analytics Concentration Businesses know that their data is an asset. Companies such as Amazon, Google, Facebook, and Twitter have led the way in using organizational data to drive innovation and business results. New tools have been developed to help organizations discover value in their data. A new discipline – which goes by several names including Business Analytics, Data Science, Big Data or Data Analytics – has emerged as one of the fastest growing fields. The Sprott MBA concentration in Business Analytics empowers students to use data to enhance decision making. At Sprott, we have the knowledge, skills and tools to help discover the potential in organizational data. Researchers at Sprott work on business analytics applications in finance, marketing, human resources, production and operations management. The MBA concentration in Business Analytics is part of Carleton University’s Collaborative Master’s in Data Science. Students following this concentration will take specialized courses on data analysis using statistical methods, have access to new tools, and will have the opportunity to engage with students in other... [-]

Master of Business Administration

Park University
Campus or Online September 2017 USA Kansas City Parkville

The Master of Business Administration (MBA), founded in 1998, is offered through the School of Business at Park University. The MBA Program provides training to individuals [+]

Master of Business Administration

 

The Master of Business Administration (MBA), founded in 1998, is offered through the School of Business at Park University.  The Graduate Program in Business Administration offers a student-centered learning environment to produce responsible, innovative business leaders in an ever-changing global environment. It also prepares students as entrepreneurial thinkers, to enhance business competitiveness in a global environment. Significance is placed on applying business knowledge and techniques to implement decisions.   

To meet students’ personal and professional needs, the MBA Program offers a combination of 8-week; 16-week and intensive 2-week summer sessions allowing completion of this program in as few as 18 months, enabling graduates to take advantage of the current market demands.... [-]


MBA Finance

California Miramar University
Online & Campus Combined Full time 8 weeks September 2017 USA San Diego

The MBA Curriculum consists of 13 courses:

  • 9 Required Core Classes, including the Business Strategy Capstone
  • 4 Area of Emphasis Courses
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MBA Programs in Finance in North America 2017/2018. "United States is the birth place of Management studies and the best place to learn management qualities. I grew up in India and then moved to the United States. My aim was not only to earn a MBA degree, but to learn the subjects from core. I was searching for an university, perfect for working professionals and found the excellent reviews for California Miramar University. My experience here from the first day till now is awesome, everyone is extremely helpful and understanding. Professors are outstanding. As I've my MSc. in Applied Mathematics from University of Calcutta (one of the top 500 universities around the world), my academic adviser has suggested me to opt Finance as my emphasize, which I found the best advice one can have. I want to mention that I belong to a family of professors, my parents are professors and my maternal grandfather too. My father is in mathematics research, guiding students in PhDs, so he has visited lots of countries for conferences and met experts from those areas. Whenever those professors visited India I met them and gathered knowledge. I would say CALMU has added some more world class professors to my list of outstanding professors. I'm a fan of CALMU and I'm looking forward to continue my journey with California Miramar University to their DBA program." - Krishnarpita Bera, MBA Finance Student, Class of 2012 The MBA Curriculum consists of 13 courses: 9 Required Core Classes, including... [-]

Master of Business Administration

Sacred Heart University
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Fairfield

At Sacred Heart University, the Welch Master of Business Administration program provides students with the multifunctional perspectives, global insights, tactical knowledge, and practical skills necessary for navigating complex business challenges. [+]

The Master of Business Administration is still the degree of choice for employers who are looking for managerial and executive level talent. MBA graduates are employed in corporations around the world as well as non-profits, government agencies, consulting firms, and universities. Networking Your classes create an opportunity to create strong connections with classmates, faculty, alumni, and industry executives who can provide you with your global network. What fields can I expect to work in? At Sacred Heart University, the Welch Master of Business Administration program provides students with the multifunctional perspectives, global insights, tactical knowledge, and practical skills necessary for navigating complex business challenges. Business leaders are expected to possess a deep understanding of the bigger picture. A marketing decision can have a profound impact on finance and sales functions; a financial decision can affect every aspect of a business, from the boardroom to the factory floor. Our MBA curriculum emulates real-world situations teaching you to apply business skills that cross many business functions - from strategy, finance, and management to operations, accounting, and marketing. Students can potentially work in fields including, but not limited to: Accounting Finance Management Marketing Leadership New ventures/start-ups Human Resource Management Academia Consulting Studies show that most people will not only have a number of jobs but will have multiple careers during their lifetime. An MBA opens the doors to multiple career paths in in various industries, start-ups, non-profits, and academia. An advanced degree can help jumpstart your business career or take you to a... [-]

MBA with Finance Concentration

DeSales University
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 USA Center Valley Romania Bucharest Lehigh + 3 more

In addition to developing an understanding of the sophisticated nature and inter-relationship among the basic functional areas of business, the MBA Program will emphasize executive skills development. [+]

MBA with Finance Concentration

In addition to developing an understanding of the sophisticated nature and inter-relationship among the basic functional areas of business, the MBA Program will emphasize executive skills development. The primary areas include Leadership, Communications, Decision Making, Self-awareness, Analysis and Synthesis and Critical Thinking.

 

 

Program Overview

 

The Program will utilize a holistic and strategic approach in dealing with organizational problems. Thus, functional areas of business will be considered in the context of the organizational whole, while maintaining an external and international perspective and providing a multi-stakeholder rather than a single-interest advocacy approach.... [-]