Two-Year MBA: Finance

Katz alumni research shows that whether they are career starters, career switchers, or career enhancers, MBA students who select the Finance concentration are hired into the following areas:

  • Corporate Financial Management
  • Financial Institutions
  • Investment Management
  • Financial Consulting

Courses

Year One, Fall (15 credits)

A foundational approach to business fundamentals.

Course Credits
BACC 2401 Financial Accounting 3
BECN 2401 Economic Analysis For Managerial Decision: Firms And Markets 3
BQOM 2401 Statistical Analysis: Uncertainty, Prediction, and Quality Improvement 3
BFIN 2409 Financial Management 1 1.5
BMKT 2409 Marketing Management 1.5
BOAH 2409 Organizational Behavior: Leadership and Group Effectiveness 1.5

Year One, Spring (15 credits)

Program refinement based on goals and concentration.

Course Credits
BQOM 2421 Decision Technologies in Manufacturing and Operations Management 1.5
BSPP 2409 Strategic Management 1.5
BMIS 2409 Information Systems 1.5
BSEO 2401 Business Ethics and Social Performance 1.5

Year Two, Fall and Spring (30 credits)

Leadership development and articulation of personal brand and mastery in all facets of business operations.

Course Credits
BIND 2444 Management Simulation Capstone 3

Recommended Electives

Course Credits
BFIN 2015 Short-Term Finance 1.5
BFIN 2030 Valuation 1 1.5
BFIN 2130 Valuation 2 1.5
BFIN 2031 Creating Value through Restructuring 1.5
BFIN 2043 International Financial Management 3
BFIN 2051 Introduction to Derivatives 1.5
BFIN 2124 Investment Banking and Venture Capital 3
BFIN 2145 Financial Modeling 3
BFIN 2039 Investment Management/Capital Markets 3
BFIN 2555 Practicum in Portfolio Management and Security Analysis 3
BFIN 2060 Independent Study in Finance varies
BFIN 2068 Markets and Trading 1.5
BFIN 2069 Fixed Income Securities 1.5
BFIN 2410 Financial Management 2 1.5
BHRM 2023 Human Resources Planning and Strategy 1  
BSEO 2543 Acquisition and Divestment  

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