At the core of any financial officer's career is creating value for the firm. This involves several activities, including design and implementation of financial policies and regulations; execution of financial plans; management of financial resources; and finally, communication and interaction with investors and the financial community overall.
In the Finance specialization, you will gain a broad understanding of the principles of finance; the use of quantitative techniques; and the application of these techniques to financial decision making. You will have ample opportunities to meet with senior executives who work in the financial services industry.
Base courses (for all finance tracks)
Corporate Finance track courses
Investments track courses
Risk Management track courses
Fisher MBAs have the unique opportunity to meet and learn from business leaders such as Warren Buffet and Silicon Valley venture capitalists.
Our MBA students have traveled to Omaha, Nebraska to meet Buffett four times in recent years.
During the latest visit to Berkshire Hathaway’s corporate headquarters, the business leader and philanthropist engaged in conversation with the students, giving advice on how to handle complex business problems and encouraging them to pursue philanthropic endeavors. Read more and view photos.
Manage a $20 million dollar portion of Ohio State University's endowment as well as visit the New York and Chicago financial markets as a part of the Student Investment Management (SIM) program.