AACSB-Accredited Online MBA in Finance

AACSB-Accredited Online MBA in Finance

Online MBA in Finance

AACSB-Accredited Online MBA in FinanceLearn tactic, strategic and leadership skills in our AACSB-accredited Finance MBA track. Our online Finance MBA delivers the advanced financial skills and leadership confidence needed to build, manage and support a strong finance team.

Graduates with an online MBA in Finance enjoy the prestigious nature of our MBA program, being part of only 5% of schools with this accreditation. In addition, the Business Core part of our curriculum makes sure that graduates have cross-functional knowledge of all aspects of foundational business principles while standing out as a specialist in the financial field.

Online MBA Program Delivery

Terms are seven weeks with two terms each semester. Online MBA courses can be taken on your schedule and at your convenience.  Most students complete the online degree requirements in two years. Students with a bachelor's in business or business background may be able to complete the degree in as few as 20 months.

Careers and Outcomes

Online MBA in Finance - Average Salaries

Finance is a wide and varied field. In this case jobs such as a financial manager working in a corporate setting might be a good fit. The job is profitable with the average salary at $110,000 annually or more. Personal financial advisors provide guidance for individuals and organizations on proper investments, savings plans and in general provide a direction for where people should put their money. The average salary of a financial advisor is $89,160 a year according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. If you’re more interested in the law or compliance aspect of finance, a job as a financial examiner will allow you to learn and guide financial institutions according to the laws and precedents set by governing bodies. The average salary of a financial examiner is approximately $78,000 a year

Online MBA Cost and Financial Aid

The online Master of Business Administration is  $733 per credit hour / $30,786 (as low as $21,990 for business majors).

The program is 42 credits for non-business majors and as low as 30 credit hours for business majors.

Qualifying individuals may also receive financial aid, learn more about the FAFSA and aid available military veterans and their dependents on our financial aid page.

Online MBA Program Curriculum

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Foundation Courses (9 credits)

Foundation courses ensure preparation for upper-level courses. Some of these courses for our accredited online MBA program may be waived based on prior schooling and/or work experience

  • MBA 515F Quantitative Foundations for Management
  • MBA 516F Accounting & Finance Foundations
  • MBA 517F Economic Foundations
The Business Core (12 credits)

The business core ensures that you’ll develop an advanced conceptual framework for analyzing and solving business problems. 

  • MBA 610 Financial Management
  • MBA 612 Marketing Management
  • MBA 613 Organizational Behavior
  • MBA 616 Accounting Practices and Analysis
MBA 626 Investments

An introduction to the various types of investment securities such as common stocks, bonds,  warrants, options, and investment company shares. Emphasis is placed on the risk-return characteristics of these securities and their use in various investment strategies.

Prerequisite: MBA 516F and 517F.

MBA 639 Behavioral Finance

This course is an exploration of the boundaries between traditional finance and economics (both of which rest heavily on rationality) and psychology that examines the human behavior. The course explores the field from both the financial side as well through psychology and the new field of neuroscience. One of the outcomes of this course is the ability to identify and understand key behavioral biases and how emotions can influence decision making.

MBA 628 Managerial Economics

Applications of microeconomic theory to business problems. Topics include a review of simple linear and multiple regression techniques, estimation of demand, production and cost functions, and a mathematical analysis of the different market models. Some macroeconomic models may also be discussed. The course is quantitative and utilizes material taught in MBA 608.

MBA 611 Legal Environment of Business

The purpose of this course is to recognize the impact of the law on management and marketing decision making. Dealing with government agencies, protecting intellectual property, avoiding antitrust traps, and product liability issues are among the highlights.

2 Electives from the Finance or Marketing track.

MBA 649 Capstone

The case-based capstone course provides the student with a practical, normative, and integrated approach to top management decision-making.  In this course, students draw upon previous coursework and apply their knowledge of accounting, finance, marketing, and management to organizational problems, working with colleagues to develop and present solutions.