Finance courses and requirements

In addition to the core, you'll complete these courses:

Corporate finance

The corporate finance concentration follows a specific plan of study. Included are these required courses:

You'll also choose at least two finance elective courses and at least two other MBA electives, for a total of nine.

Investment management

The investment management concentration follows a specific plan of study. Included are these required courses:

You'll also choose at least two finance elective courses and at least two other MBA electives, for a total of nine.

 

Henry Fund

Finance concentration students can apply to be student analysts for the Henry Fund, our endowed investment portfolio. There are a limited number of analysts selected annually, and the process is competitive. Learn more about how you can become a Henry Fund analyst.

Go to Henry Fund

Academy leaders

Finance students are members of the Finance Academy, led by a business and faculty director who serve as a mentor, coach, and guide to industry.

Charles Fishkin

Business Director, Finance Academy
C450 Pomerantz Center
319-384-1970
charles-fishkin@uiowa.edu

Amrita Nain, PhD

Faculty Director, Finance Academy
S244 Pappajohn Business Building
319-335-1017
Alumni Story
Blake Ingram

Go with the good name

Blake Ingram (MBA16) likes the name recognition that comes with a Big 10 university like Iowa...

“Fortune 100 companies are hiring Iowans, and a number have senior positions. They’re known for hard work, for being friendly, for being a good fit culturally.”

And the way the Financial Times ranked the finance program at the top of the list of the world's best. And the great reputations of other Iowa MBAs

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