Flex MBA - Finance Concentration

Finance encompasses the management, creation and study of money, banking, credit, investments, assets and liabilities. Students in the MBA program with a concentration in finance will learn about financial systems, including the role of both public and private institutions. It is a diverse field encompassing investments, corporate finance, insurance, real estate and financial institutions. Regardless of economic conditions, there will always be a strong demand for financial literacy.

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You will develop skills in financial decision-making and learn about the role of financial institutions in the overall economy. Coursework in this concentration will prepare you to play a critical role in this ever-changing field.

Sample Courses

  • Managerial Finance
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Options and Futures
  • Seminar in Corporate Financial Management
  • Seminar in International Financial Management
  • Seminar in Business Valuations, Mergers and Acquisitions

Types of Positions

  • Securities analyst
  • Credit analyst
  • Portfolio manager
  • Financial planner
  • Loan officer
  • Risk management analyst

Companies That Hire

  • Chase
  • Cushman & Wakefield
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Pacific Life
  • TD Ameritrade
  • Union Bank

Meet the Finance Faculty

Mehmet Akbulut

Mehmet Akbulut

Associate Professor, Finance

James Primbs

James Primbs

Associate Professor, Finance

Dipasri Ghosh

Dipasri Ghosh

Lecturer, Finance

JianrenXu

Jianren Xu

Assistant Professor, Finance

Joseph Greco

Joseph Greco

Lecturer, Finance

Jeffrey Julley

Jeffrey Jolley

Lecturer, Finance

Xiaoying Xie

Xiaoying Xie

Associate Professor, Finance

Weili Lu

Weili Lu

Associate Professor, Director for CIS

Thanh Nguyen

Thanh Nguyen

Associate Professor, Finance

Bruce Lipian

Bruce Lipian

Lecturer, Finance

Darleen Armour

Darleen Armour

Lecturer, Finance

Ajay Bhootra

Ajay Bhootra

Assistant Professor, Finance

Michael LaCour Little

Michael LaCour - Little

Chair, Full Professor, Finance

John Cross

John Cross

Lecturer, Finance

Amadeu DaSilva

Amadeu DaSilva

Lecturer, Finance

Mark Stohs

Mark Stohs

Professor, Finance

 Last Published 10/11/17