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MBA - Risk Management

Walden University's Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program with a specialization in Risk Management is intended for individuals interested in insurance and liability assessment careers. The course of study has been designed to be appropriate for American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designees. Read more about this program here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with a specialization in Risk Management

School Offering Program:

Walden University

Degree Level:

Master's

Program Description:

Individuals enrolling in Walden University's Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program with a specialization in Risk Management have the opportunity to receive training for insurance and liability assessment careers. The course of study features a full exploration of methods for assessing risk as it relates to organizations' products, services, and operations. At the same time, students must complete coursework designed to develop their expertise in finance, management, and other business areas. Field study is an important aspect of the program. During this stage of study, individuals are paired with a School of Management faculty member to design and complete a project that incorporates key concepts of risk management and insurance. This program is appropriate for students who are American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters designees, as it has been prepared with their needs in mind.

Accreditation:

Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org.

Learning Format:

Online

Estimated Program Length:

22 months. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. Personalized estimates of time to completion can be discussed with a Walden University enrollment advisor.

Total Credits Required:

36 semester credit hours

Financial Aid Available:

Walden University offers a number of financial aid opportunities including scholarships, fellowships, and employer tuition reimbursement for those who qualify. Enrollment advisors can also assist with federal aid, private loans, veteran benefits, and other opportunities.

Courses for the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) with a Specialization in Risk Management:

Degree program curriculum and credits are subject to change. Contact Walden University for the most current information before enrolling in a program.

Course TitleCredits
Semester 1
Managing and Leading: A Contemporary Approach 3
Leading People 3
Semester 2
Business Operations in the U.S. and Abroad 3
Marketing 3
Semester 3
Innovation and Technology 3
Accounting for Business Management 3
Semester 4
Financial Management 3
Business Strategy for Competitive Advantage 3
Semester 5
Applications in Corporate Finance 4
Field Study 4
Semester 6
Capstone: Becoming a World-Class Manager 4

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Walden University's M.B.A. program with a specialization in Risk Management can help prepare prospective professionals to work in insurance and liability assessment careers. Tailored to American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters designees, the course of study can help students fulfill requirements that qualify them for positions within a wide range of organizations.

Careers that program graduates may seek include:

  • Risk and systems advisor
  • Claims adjustor
  • Risk management manager
  • Damage appraiser
  • Risk examiner
  • Loss control safety consultant
  • Portfolio risk manager

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