Master of Business Administration / Finance
American University

Program Details

Although not a financial capital, Washington, DC creates the policy and laws that directly affect trading and securities markets world-wide.  Take advantage of American University’s location in DC and become an inside-learner with an online MBA in Finance.  While participating in this graduate degree, you will have the opportunity for face-to-face immersions to network with your classmates, professors, and international business leaders who tend to converge on the nation’s capital.  If you prefer, you can also attend a business immersion experience in an international capital for an inverse perspective.

AU’s MBA in Finance can be earned in as little as 12 months, but has three other tracks to fit your schedule.  Regardless of the pace you choose, this degree focuses on investments and risk management in today’s dynamic business world.  Some of your coursework may include: 

  • International finance
  • Investment analysis
  • Portfolio management
  • Fraud examination and litigation support


Students are required to attend two immersions during the program.

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Two essay responses
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • International applicants must submit TOEFL, IELTS or PTE scores that are no more than two years old

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education