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MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, FINANCE CONCENTRATION            39 CREDITS        FIN CON MBA
In today's marketplace, financial management of an organization has evolved from a functional responsibility role to one that requires the expertise to develop key business strategies based on understanding business issues and implications. The Finance Concentration prepares business leaders to analyze the organization's operating and financial environment and recommend strategies to enhance profitability while helping the organization mitigate potential risks. Key to this concentration is the knowledge of strategic planning, financial analysis, investment planning, internal controls, legal issues, risk mitigation and evaluation of both domestic and international financial strategies.

Davenport’s Master of Business Administration with concentrations requires a minimum of 39 credit hours leading to an MBA. The student should complete the core requirements prior to proceeding to concentration courses.

Foundations of Business Requirements
All students admitted into the Davenport University MBA are expected to have the necessary business foundations prior to entering the 600-level courses. Students without an earned grade of C or better within the last eight years in undergraduate course work in the areas of accounting, finance, management, marketing and statistics will be required to take these foundational courses (500-level). Statement of Purpose will determine if student is required to take MGMT535 Managerial Communications.

ACCT510 Fundamentals of Accounting Principles and Concepts
BUSN520 Management and Marketing
FINC510 Foundations of Financial Management
MGMT535 Managerial Communications
STAT500 Statistics for Business

Core Courses18 cr.
ACCT640Managerial Accounting3 cr.
BUSN650Business Analysis3 cr.
ECON625Managerial Economics3 cr.
FINC620Financial Management3 cr.
MGMT645Organizational Development and Culture3 cr.
MKTG610Marketing Strategies 3 cr.
Concentration Courses - Select six of the following courses:18 cr.
FINC675Derivatives and Risk Management3 cr.
FINC680Corporate and Shareholder Taxation3 cr.
FINC750Advanced Financial Management3 cr.
FINC760Investment Management3 cr.
FINC765Money and Capital Markets3 cr.
FINC770International Financial Strategies3 cr.
HCMG750Financial Management for Health Care3 cr.
HRMG725Finance of Compensation and Benefits3 cr.
MGMT755 or MGMT780Strategic Management and Planning or Global Business Strategies3 cr.
Capstone - Choose one of the following:3 cr.
CAPS781Business Study Abroad3 cr.
CAPS790MBA Capstone Internship3 cr.
CAPS799MBA Capstone Experience 3 cr.