Master of Business Administration / Finance
Louisiana State University-Shreveport

Program Details

The online MBA with a concentration or specialization in Finance offers a clear understanding of financial management.  You will study the practical application of theory to corporate business environments while broadening your knowledge of financial market conditions and behaviors.  In addition, courses deepen quantitative skills and critical-thinking abilities, so you have a strong competitive advantage in the job market.  Graduates understand the changing financial system and the effect on interest rates and firm performance, the latest developments in investing techniques, principles and strategies for organizational and change management, and the application of quantitative methods and management science.    Students can choose between the Finance Concentration and the Finance Specialization.

  • Finance Concentration—includes three Finance courses and MBA core courses
  • Finance Specialization—includes two courses in contemporary investments, contemporary issues in finance, or financial markets and institutions, MBA core courses, and an MBA elective

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
  • Must have a minimum overall 3.0 GPA OR overall 2.5 GPA and three years professional experience and/or GMAT test scores OR graduate degree
  • Official transcripts

Special Accreditation

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges