Offered By: Colangelo College of Business

Overview

Earn Your MBA and Prepare for a Future in Finance
Grand Canyon University's Colangelo College of Business' Master of Business Administration (MBA) with an Emphasis in Finance prepares professionals for careers in leadership and management. Support your knowledge of investments and financial strategies with advanced coursework in management, organizational decision-making, planning and resource sourcing. The courses discuss practices to ensure corporate solvency, profitability, and efficiency.

Our MBA in finance program encourages you to become an informed critical thinker through the research and the application of quantitative methods that transform raw data into useful information. Explore stocks, bonds and derivatives and their application to portfolio management. Advanced business strategies like mergers and acquisitions, partnerships and cooperative agreements are also examined.

Degree Outcomes

Study Finance and Business Operations
Learn the elements of financial business decisions, including financial forecasting, management of working capital, capital budgeting, capital structure and raising funds in capital markets. Explore stocks, bonds and derivatives and their application to portfolio management. Examine advanced business strategies such as mergers and acquisitions, partnerships and cooperative agreements.

What You Will Learn

Accelerate Your Learning with the MBA Finance Curriculum
The MBA in finance accelerates your learning through multiple course topics and objectives, including:

  • Managerial concepts and strategies relating to the management of operations in both manufacturing and service environments
  • Microeconomic and macroeconomic concepts relevant to contemporary business
  • Quantitative tools and techniques used to model business functions and applications
  • Financial analysis and financial management of a business
  • Current services marketing concepts, principles, and theories
  • Definition, formulation, and execution of strategy within organizations

Career Outcomes

Explore Potential Careers with an MBA in Finance
The online MBA in finance offers you advanced skills and prepares you to act as a financial manager, executive, planner, consultant, director, manager and other business leaders. Typical workplaces include banks, financial institutions, investment corporations, large corporations, large non-profit entities, service organizations, start-up businesses, engineering and IT firms, design organizations and government agencies.

Program Locations

Online
Pursue a next-generation education with an online degree from Grand Canyon University. Earn your degree with convenience and flexibility with online courses that let you study anytime, anywhere. GCU offers the most experienced leadership in delivering online degree programs. Full-time faculty members and fully trained adjunct instructors, equipped with strong academic backgrounds and practical experience in their fields, support you every step of the way. Designed with the career-oriented professional in mind, our online classes provide an intimate environment that stimulates engaging and challenging discussions. Choose from programs across our distinct colleges, in high-demand employment areas. Classes begin frequently.

Evening
Grand Canyon University’s evening programs cater to the demands of working professionals who prefer an in-person learning environment. Our night classes meet just once per week and offer the interaction and discussion of a typical college classroom. Night classes are designed for a specific number of students, providing a warm and nurturing environment that supports an engaging experience. In an evening cohort, you will progress through your degree program with the same career-minded classmates, providing an opportunity to network and forge relationships that go beyond the classroom. Classes begin frequently at various locations, including our main campus.

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Program taught in:
  • English

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