​Focus Your MBA in Finance

This is where imagination meets the spreadsheet. Want to know how to move the wheels of capitalism? Stop right here. Get in deep as a specialist in an institution or firm that acts as a provider of capital or as a user of capital. Discover the options the MBA finance platform offers and learn how money moves markets, and the world.

Concentrations within the Corporate Finance & Investments platform include:

  • Financial Management
  • Investment Banking – Corporate Finance
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Investment Banking – Capital Markets and Trading
  • Asset Management

The foundational MBA finance courses prepare you for careers in any one of the above areas. Other, more focused courses delve deeper into each concentration. Enhance your career development by taking several recommended electives outside of finance.

Download the Corporate Finance and Investments Platform PDF for foundation and concentration course requirements.

Platform Director: Rich Ryffel, Senior Lecturer of Finance
WCC Career Advisor: Rick Michniok
MBA Programs Liaison: Sarah Miller
Club/Organization: Olin Finance Club
Credit Requirements: 20 or 21.5 credits (9.5 foundation credits, 9 concentration credits, and at least one experiential learning component for an additional 1.5 or 3 credits)
John Zhang

John Zhang | MBA/MSF 2015

“I wanted to understand the big-picture aspects of finance, help industries acquire capital, and benefit people’s lives on a much broader horizon.”