The Corporate Finance MBA concentration is designed for working professionals pursuing careers in the fast-paced, competitive financial sector. With an emphasis on leadership development, this concentration helps prepare students to embark upon or progress within careers at organizations such as investment and commercial banks, financial management consultancies, private equity firms and venture capital companies.
The Skill Set of a Corporate Finance Professional
In light of increasingly complex regulatory measures and heightened competition on a global scale, professionals seeking to enter the world of corporate finance need the right knowledge and expertise to bring value to shareholders and lead financial organizations with insight.
Through a variety of elective courses, this concentration helps students learn about different aspects of corporate finance, including derivatives, financial statement analysis, fixed income, managerial accounting, real estate, taxes and business strategy. In addition, students will learn how to nurture their business acumen and leadership skills and apply them to real-world situations.
MBA@UNC enables professionals to tailor their educational experience by selecting any combination of available elective courses. Recommended elective courses for the Corporate Finance concentration are: