Female Business Student with LaptopA finance concentration for your MBA provides you with thorough knowledge of financial concepts and analytical skills. You will become proficient in financial management, international finance issues and investments. Cases are analyzed to develop problem-solving skills regarding real-world scenarios.

Technical skills are emphasized and you will learn to apply them to business situations, enabling you to employ a variety of approaches to the financial aspects of any industry.

Summary of Requirements

MBA Program Curriculum (total of 30 credits)

The MBA program is made up of three course components: Core, Concentration, and Capstone.

Core Courses (15 credits)

In the five Core courses you will apply the theory from the foundation coursework through cases and real-world exercises.

  • ACCT 505: Managerial & Cost Accounting (3 credits)
  • FIN 505: Advanced Financial Management & Policy (3 credits)
  • ITKM 505: Information Systems & Knowledge Management (3 credits)
  • MGMT 505: Organizational Behavior (3 credits)
  • MKTG 505: Marketing & Branding (3 credits)

Concentration Courses (9 credits)

Course options include (select three):

  • FIN 520: Investment Analysis (3 credits)
  • FIN 525: International Financial Management (3 credits)
  • FIN 530: Technical Analysis & Trading (3 credits)
  • FIN 540: Financial Analysis & Modeling (3 credits)
  • FIN 545: Financial Derivatives & Risk Management (3 credits)
  • FIN 550: Cases in Finance (3 credits)
  • FIN 555: Management of Financial Institutions (3 credits)
  • FIN 570: Managerial Economics (3 credits)

Capstone Courses (6 credits)

Integration Course

  • BUCP 597: Policy & Strategy (3 credits)

Experiential Course (select one)

  • MGMT 582: Business Planning (3 credits)
  • BUCP 598: Thesis (3 credits)
  • BUCP 599: Internship (3 credits)

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May
6
Sat
Commencement 2017 – Undergraduate and Traditional Graduate @ Webster Bank Arena
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:45 pm

This ceremony is set to confer nearly 1500 degrees to undergraduate and graduate candidates from:

  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • Ernest C. Trefz School of Business
  • School of Education
  • School of Engineering
  • Shintaro Akatsu School of Design
  • College of Public and International Affairs
  • School of Nursing
  • Fones School of Dental Hygiene (undergraduate)

Visit commencement.bridgeport.edu for more details.

May
18
Thu
MBA Information Sessions @ Mandeville Hall, Deans Suite
May 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business and Office of Graduate Admissions welcomes prospective Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) students to learn about the M.B.A. program and how to position oneself for a successful application process.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:

Jun
22
Thu
MBA Information Sessions @ Mandeville Hall, Deans Suite
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business and Office of Graduate Admissions welcomes prospective Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) students to learn about the M.B.A. program and how to position oneself for a successful application process.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:

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