Boost your career with an MBA degree with a finance concentration.

three students listen during classDesigned for those who seek a career at the C-suite level in finance, the MBA finance concentration is the right choice. Our students gain a firm understanding and experience with the skills required for a broad range of financial management roles. If your dream is to be the one in charge of decisions regarding corporate finance and financial decision-making, this is your niche. Other career paths include working in financial markets, guiding financial institutions and intermediaries, and providing investment analysis and portfolio management.

Finance Concentration Courses

Wondering what the academic coursework looks like? After you’ve completed the prerequisite BUS 623 Financial Management, you may take the following two courses in any order. These three courses (nine credits) comprise the finance concentration.

BUS 640 Corporate Finance
3 credits
This course focuses on corporate financial decision-making. Topics include the cost of raising capital, capital structure and investment decisions, venture capital, valuation of closely held or private corporations, merger valuation and option analysis.
Prerequisites: BUS 623 Financial Management

BUS 641 Financial Markets and Institutions
3 credits
This course analyzes the overall financial marketplace and the participants in the financial system. Students examine the macroeconomy, including monetary policy and the role of the Federal Reserve Bank as well as financial institutions and intermediaries and their role in the financial marketplace.
Prerequisites: BUS 623 Financial Management

Curious about our MBA curriculum or courses? Wondering how affordable this degree is for working professionals? We invite you to make an appointment to speak with us. Email, call or stop by to see us at 13024 Ballantyne Corporate Place, Suite 150 in Charlotte, NC. We think you’ll find the Wingate University MBA degree is the best value in Charlotte.