Master of Science in Business-Finance
Today’s business climate demands individuals who are equipped to manage the intense world of finance. Meeting those demands requires a specialized graduate degree.
The Master of Science in Business-Finance program, with its emphasis on corporate finance, encourages motivated and talented students to dive deeper into what it takes to maximize value and mitigate risks when it comes to the financial activities of an organization.
Students will learn how to apply the latest tools and technologies of financial analysis and information systems to solve the challenging problems that they will confront in a global business environment.
30-57 credit flexible program includes 30-39 credits of coursework
Fall: Aug. 15; Spring: Jan. 1; Summer: May 1
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- NOTE: The GMAT test is optional for admission consideration.
Tuition is $824 per credit in-state, $1,149 out-of-state. In-state tuition is available for fully online programs and students with "Regional Residency."
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Did you Know?
The M.S. in Business-Finance program is a great master's program to complement an undergraduate degree in accounting.
Students who complete this degree will have the additional credits necessary to meet the 150-hour requirement to sit for the Certified Public Accountant Examination in many states and to meet the 150 hour CPA licensure requirement in Maryland. Students who pursue the M.S. in Business-Finance are often preparing for professional certifications such as the Chartered Financial Analyst or Certified Financial Planner.
The Merrick School of Business has several program offerings for graduate students.
Master's Degree Programs
M.S in Nonprofit Management and Social Entrepreneurship (offered jointly with UB's College of Public Affairs)
M.S. in Taxation (offered jointly with UB's School of Law)
Graduate Certificate Programs
The following post-baccalaureate certificates are linked to the MBA program.
The following post-baccalaureate certificates are linked to the M.S. in Accounting and Business Advisory Services program.
Master's Advantage (a post-graduate, non-degree program)