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Master of Business Administration, M.B.A. – Finance (CFA Track)

Launch your career as a Chartered Financial Analyst through flexible coursework and a culminating project that gives you real-world experience.

What You’ll Learn

In the AACSB-accredited Master of Business Administration, M.B.A. – Finance (CFA Track) you’ll advance your career in corporate finance and investment management while preparing for certification as a Chartered Financial Analyst.

You’ll choose from a variety of flexible courses, including financial statement analysis, international finance, equity investments, fixed income securities, and more. You’ll also complete a Capstone project in either business analytics and decision making or strategic leadership.

Upon the completion of our M.B.A. program, you’ll be able to:

  • Utilize technology support systems to strengthen organizational decision processes.
  • Conduct industry, company-specific, or environmental business analysis using appropriate data and informational resources to bridge the gap between abstract theory and practice.
  • Identify and analyze country/region-specific contemporary business issues, and establish, support, and effectively communicate strategic recommendations.

Find out more about our transformational M.B.A. program.

Employers

  • Altice USA
  • Bank of America
  • Broadridge
  • CVS Health
  • Deloitte
  • Goldman Sachs
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Northwell Health

Career Options

  • Certified Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Chief Lender
  • Corporate Consultant
  • Trader
  • Treasurer
  • Wealth Manager

“Some of the assignments I did in my M.B.A. classes were actual projects I was doing at work [on a team managing $1.5 billion in client assets]. I put all of that education into practice on the job.”

Radhika Mehta-Sharan (M.B.A. ’02)

VP of Wealth Management, Merrill Lynch

Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.

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The School of Management's Master of Business Administration programs are accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and STEM certified.

How You’ll Succeed

Upon graduation from our M.B.A. with a finance concentration (CFA track), you’ll have the skills to:


  • Apply financial paradigms and concepts that are consistent with the Level I curriculum of the CFA Institute.
  • Compile, analyze, and synthesize financial and other relevant data from multiple electronic sources.
  • Evaluate different investment strategies against the objectives of individuals and/or institutional investors.

International F-1 students who successfully complete this degree are eligible for an additional 24-month STEM OPT extension to work in the U.S. in an area directly related to their area of study immediately upon completing the customary 12-month post-completion Optional Practical Training (OPT).

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Accredited

The School of Management's Master of Business Administration programs are accredited by AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and STEM certified.

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Student Profile: Melanie Jelen

New York, NY | September 01, 2021

Master’s candidate Melanie Jelen (B.S. ’20) is the recipient of the 2021 Women Economic Developers of Long Island Madeline Orsini Scholarship. She spoke to The Box about the award and her plans for the future.

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