University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Business Administration

Finance, M.B.A.



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Business Administration: Specialization in Finance, M.B.A.

Format: Online

Program Description:

The mission of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration is to foster intellectual curiosity, business insight, and effective leadership. The faculty and staff are dedicated to educating the next generation of ethical global business leaders. As a charter member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration maintains accreditation and offers both master's and doctoral programs.

The College of Business Administration retains close ties with professional and business leaders who are involved in the classrooms and student organizations. Companies visit the college regularly to meet with faculty, attend job fairs, and forge closer ties with the students.

Housed within the College of Business Administration are centers and programs that receive national acclaim. Several of these include the Bureau of Business Research; the Nebraska Council on Economic Education and the National Center for Research in Economic Education; UNL-Gallup Leadership Institute; the Nebraska Center for Entrepreneurship; and Pan Pacific Business Association.

Students interested in a finance specialization must complete three of the following elective courses.

FINA 863 - Portfolio Management

FINA 867 - Options, Futures, & Derivative Securities

FINA 850 - Multinational Financial Analysis

FINA 855 - Capital Markets and Financial Institution

U.S. News and World Report rankings place this program 6th on the list of "Best Online MBA Programs."

The ONLY Big 10 MBA program ranked among the best in online offerings for U.S. Veterans.

AC Online ranked UNL #11 on their top 30 list of affordable colleges online.

The Financial Times ranked UNL's MBA 12th in its ranking of business schools. The program also placed 2nd for its value.


The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been continuously accredited since 1913. Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

International Student Requirements:

If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 48

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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