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Why Earn an MBA in Finance at UHD?

The finance MBA at UHD is industry driven. Finance executives and leaders from renowned companies have participated in building the program and in recommending the topics taught, resulting in an innovative and unique MBA program that will give graduates a competitive advantage.

Suitable Candidates for the Finance MBA Program:

UHD's MBA in finance is appropriate for individuals pursuing careers in corporate finance which include the areas of business development, forecasting, and prioritizing capital investments guided by mutual consideration of both return on investment and client interests.

The skills and Topics Covered in MBA Finance Courses Include:

  • Formulate budgets based on capital requirements
  • Identify capital structure issues
  • Understand cost of capital
  • Learn dividend policy considerations and the market for corporate control
  • Ethics and standards of professional conduct for the finance professional

Curriculum:

To obtain an MBA degree with a Finance specialization, students are required to take 10 separate core courses in addition to the student's chosen concentration courses

Concentration courses are offered in the evenings, one class every eight weeks, and can be completed over the span of 12 months. The courses include the following:

MBA FINANCE CONCENTRATION COURSES 
MBA 6360Ethical and Professional Standards3
MBA 6362Financial Forecasting and Behavioral Finance3
MBA 6364Capital Markets and Investment Planning3
MBA 6366Communication for Finance Professionals3
MBA 6368Advanced Corporate Finance 3
MBA 6102Graduate Colloquium  (required for all concentrations)1
Total Hours  16

Complete descriptions of the above courses can be found in our MBA Finance Course descriptions.

The core courses are included in our part-time and full-time MBA programs. The courses include the following:

MBA - CORE COURSES ​ ​
MBA 6213Management of Organizational Behavior2
MBA 6211Managerial Decision Making2
MBA 6203Managerial Accounting and Budgeting2
MBA 6208Marketing Management2
MBA 6204Managerial Finance 2
MBA 6205Management of the Supply Chain2
MBA 6207Management of  Information Systems2
MBA 6212Managerial Economics2
MBA 6202Strategic Management2
MBA 6216Capstone B2
 20

Complete descriptions of the above courses can be found in our MBA Core Course descriptions.

Please note that for some MBA candidates, leveling courses may be required.

Additional MBA Concentration Options

MBA in Accounting
MBA in Business Development / Sales Management 
MBA in Human Resources Management
MBA in International Business
MBA in Investment Management
MBA in Leadership
MBA in Supply Chain Management


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