MBA Concentration: Finance

MBA Concentration: Finance

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) at the University of St. Francis offers a flexible curriculum that meet onsite and online that can be completed in only 12-18 months (if desired). A distinctive feature of USF’s MBA program is the student’s ability to start immediately in a concentration of their choosing. Every student choses a MBA concentration that best suits their career goals. For more information about the MBA program click here.

MBA Finance

The MBA with a Finance Concentration is one of the most popular areas in business studies today. Favorable employment forecasts for financial management jobs make this an ideal time to act. At the University of St. Francis, in addition to studying relevant trends and current issues, you will employ a global perspective and gain a solid understanding of international and emerging financial systems.

Required Course (for Finance Concentration) (12 total credit hours)
MBAD 620 Entrepreneurship Small Business Finance (3)
MBAD 622 Advanced Financial Management (3)
MBAD 623 International Finance (3)
MBAD 624 Derivatives Valuation (3)

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Career Focus                                                                                                                               Consultant positions are usually available in the following positions:

  • Account Analyst
  • Bank Examiner
  • Bank Trust Office
  • Bond Broker
  • Budget Consultant
  • Commercial Lender
  • Commodities Trader
  • Comptroller
  • Credit Analyst
  • Estimator
  • Financial Consultant
  • Financial Planner
  • Financial Services Representative
  • Investment Analyst
  • Loan Underwriter
  • Operations Manager
  • Purchasing Agent
  • Stock Broker
  • Treasurer

USF’s School of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), the leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating and rewarding teaching excellence. Accreditation is evidence of USF’s commitment to teaching excellence, best practices and continuous improvement of programs.


For more information contact Jeanne Washburn, executive director, at or 815-740-3591.