A successful career in finance calls for a unique set of skills and is ideally suited for students who are inquisitive and exploratory in nature. The MBA concentration in finance is designed to prepare students for key leadership roles in business. Finance professionals work with budgets, corporate mergers and acquisitions, trade markets, derivative securities, and other business disciplines. In the finance concentration, students apply mathematical aptitude to a variety of values in corporate and small business.
Finance specialists provide expertise and strategic thinking in areas related to financial analysis, financial planning, financial management, investment banking, credit analysis risk management, and many others. The MBA concentration in finance also prepares students for advanced certifications such as the CFA, CFP, CFO, CFS, among others.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
Professional resume detailing educational and work experience
Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher OR
Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75+ with 2 years of work experience in a professional supervisory capacity OR
Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75+ and a minimum score of 500 on the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or a minimum score of a 152 verbal and a 152 quantitative on the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)
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Designed for students who are inquisitive and exploratory by nature, the Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance online program provides a thorough study of budgets, corporate mergers and acquisitions, trade markets, derivative securities, and more.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470