Excel in investment banking, corporate finance, financial services and real estate careers.

Combine your MBA with a major in finance and learn how to maximize a firm’s value by acquiring and optimizing funds.

The Lerner MBA’s core business courses and professional development classes give you a solid base of business management knowledge. By choosing the finance major as part of your MBA, you’ll prepare for a job or career that applies specialized finance knowledge to business challenges.

You can take advantage of internship and career opportunities in our central Delaware location — within a few hours of Washington D.C., Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City.

Flexible Format

The Lerner MBA in finance is an on-campus program. You can also take several courses online, giving you more flexibility and allowing you to complete your degree faster.

Program Requirements

The MBA major in finance requires 5 courses. Suggested course sequence:

Courses (15 credits)

ACCT 625 – Financial Statement Analysis
FINC 651 – Corporate Financial Analysis
FINC 652 – Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management

Choose 2 courses from:
FINC 616 – Derivative Securities & Risk Management
FINC 619 – Financial Modeling and Valuation
FINC 662 – Fixed Income Securities

Career Opportunities

  • Controller
  • Financial aid officer
  • Bank economist
  • Financial consultant
  • Commercial loan officer


Admissions Information

Learn more about the finance MBA admissions requirements, deadlines, tuition and financial aid available to you.

Applying to the Program