Master's Degree in Financial Management

Lamar University MBA

Degree: Master of Business Administration
Concentration: Financial Management
Hours: 36

Financial Management MBA

Delivery Options:

On-Campus       Online

Degree Description

The Lamar University MBA Degree with a concentration in Financial Management is designed for those who are already engaged in careers at financial institutions and also those who are interested in management roles in other fields. The core MBA curriculum, which overviews the broad concepts of accounting, marketing and management, complements your concentration courses in Finance.

Why Study Financial Management at Lamar?

The MBA Degree with a concentration in Financial Management at Lamar University provides you with advanced skills in corporate finance and investments. You will study how to select different instruments for investments, financing business activities and managing financial risk.

You will also have the opportunity to participate in the annual Quinnipiac GAME forum, a three-day intensive experience where you learn from industry professionals. Hosted in New York, the heart of the global financial services industry, you will choose among many relevant breakout sessions and learn more about career opportunities.

Watch the faculty interview to learn more about Lamar University's MBA program.

Online MBA Financial Management

Career Paths

As a financial manager, you are responsible for the financial health of your organization. You produce financial reports, direct investment activities and develop strategies and plans for the long-term financial goals of your organization. Employment of financial managers is projected to grow 7% through 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations. However, growth will vary by industry.

Primary Careers

Chief financial officer, controller, credit manager

Career Areas

  • Finance
  • Insurance
  • Credit and risk management
  • Company and enterprise management
  • Manufacturing
  • Government

Median Salary


Types of Employers

  • Government agencies
  • Credit bureaus and providers
  • Insurance agencies
  • Corporate, mid-level and small businesses
  • Schools and universities
Faculty Member NameDr. Larry Allen
Department Chair
Economics and Finance
Faculty Member NameDr. Kakoli Bandyopadhyay
Department Chair
Information Systems
Faculty Member NameDr. Gisele Moss
Department Chair
Faculty Member NameDr. K.C. Sen
Department Chair
Management and Marketing