Master of Business Administration / Financial Planning
DeSales University

Program Details

The online MBA with a concentration in Financial Planning is designed to prepare individuals for careers helping others meet their financial goals.  Students learn to act as advisors, helping others navigate their monetary life and preparing them for financial health.  The key tool studied in this concentration is strategy, so students can strategically help others.  Through a combination of core business administration courses and coursework in financial planning, students have the tools and knowledge needed to advance careers in this field.  You will study topics including investment and portfolio management, risk management, insurance, retirement and estate planning, income tax planning, and financial plan development.  Upon successful completion, graduates are qualified to sit for the CFP Certification Examination.


  • Resume
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Two years of work experience
  • An undergraduate GPA of a 3.0 or higher from an accredited institution or GMAT may be required

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education