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Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance
If you’re a professional with a bachelor’s degree who wants to progress in the dynamic field of finance, the Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance degree program can help. You can develop the skills you’ll need to work in financial management, advisement and analysis positions. Our coursework covers advanced topics such as capital markets, financial control, and audit and compliance, and is aligned with the body of knowledge essential to the Certified Financial Analyst profession.
Favorable employment forecasts for financial management jobs make this an ideal time to act. Financial advisor positions are expected to grow 32 percent between 2010 and 2020, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS); financial analyst spots should increase 23 percent during the same time frame. Speak with an Enrollment Representative today about taking advantage of the coming boom in finance.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, “Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition,” Personal Financial Advisors: bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/personal-financial-advisors.htm
What you'll learn
The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program prepares students in the functional areas of business allowing them to develop managerial skills necessary to be effective in a rapidly changing business environment. The program is based on current research of managerial competencies and graduate business standards as tested by existing national standardized graduate business examinations. In addition to the University of Phoenix learning goals, the MBA program prepares students to:
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How to afford your degree
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The requires a minimum of credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
Individual courses are also available.
When you need graduate-level college credit for continuing education or professional development requirements, consider enrolling in an individual course. Many of the same courses offered in our degree programs are also available for individual enrollment. It's great way to "test-drive" the University and get all the same services and support we offer in our degree programs.
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Fees may be non-refundable. Students pay tuition on a course-by-course basis. All tuition and fees of the University are subject to change.
Federal Financial Aid Plan
Investigate federal financial aid options including government grants and loans. Your advisor will help you check your eligibility.
Under the Third-Party Billing Plan, University of Phoenix directly bills an approved employer for a student's tuition. To find out if your company supports direct bill, speak to your human resources department or one of our advisors.
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How can I use my Military benefits?
Whether you're serving on Active Duty, are a member of the Reserve or National Guard, or are the spouse of a military member, you're eligible for a reduction in tuition. Our special military tuition rates combined with some of the resources below can help you get started in your pursuit of a degree.
The Federal Military Tuition Assistance Program
With federal military tuition assistance, you may receive 100% federal Tuition Assistance for your military service.
Montgomery GI Bill
Post 9/11 GI Bill
If you're a veteran or military servicemember who served a minimum of 90 combined days on active duty after September 10th, 2001, you may be eligible for Post 9/11 GI benefits.
Active Duty Spouse Benefits
As a military spouse, you may be eligible for financial assistance that can help you pursue your degree.
Benefits of this degree program
Develop in-demand, 21st-century skills.
The curriculum development team at University of Phoenix works with faculty members and business leaders to develop a master’s degree program that provides relevant skills across many industries to help you prepare for your future.
Gain knowledge from faculty with working know-how.
University of Phoenix faculty members have work experience in the fields they teach. They can offer you insiders' views of what’s happening in diverse organizations and business environments.
Join our entrepreneurial alumni.
A 2011 survey of University of Phoenix alumni determined that 11 percent of the 23,300 alumni who responded had founded a business.
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.
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A business school designed by business for business
The University of Phoenix School of Business prepares students for the 21st-century business world by collaborating with business leaders to develop programs that align with employer needs.
World-class faculty who've been in the boardroom
School of Business faculty members hold master's degrees or higher, average 20 years of experience in their industry, and hold titles including CEO, CFO, COO and President.
Expanded learning opportunities in our academic social network
The PhoenixConnect® academic social network provides you with opportunities to extend your reach beyond your classroom to network with ambitious learners worldwide.
Representatives who are committed to your success
We provide each student with representatives who are committed to your success from the moment you ask about University of Phoenix to the day you graduate.