Department of Finance

BU-Finance Department2

Degrees Offered

The minimum number of credit hours required to graduate with an M.B.A. in finance is 33 credit hours. The M.B.A. in Finance includes 11 courses: Eight courses are from the M.B.A. business core and three courses in finance electives. Students without the Common Body of Knowledge courses from undergraduate preparation will be required to take up to six additional courses at the graduate level. 

FINA 5210Economics For Business Decisions (Common Body of Knowledge)3
FINA 5310Managerial Finance (Common Body of Knowledge) Prerequisite ACCT 5000 3
BUAD 6200Corporate Finance ((Prerequisite to FINA 6000-level electives))3
FINA 6130Advanced Corporate Finance3
FINA 6140Investments And Security Analysis3
FINA 6150Financial Institutions And Markets3
FINA 6340Derivative Securities3
FINA 6370MBA International Financial Management3
FINA 6480Student Managed Portfolio (Interview required)3
FINA 6750Research In Finance (Instructor approval)1-3