Loyola University Chicago

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1033 USD/credit
1033 USD/credit
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Prepare for a successful career in Finance at Loyola University Chicago, asset management, or corporate finance


The Master of Science in Finance program at Loyola University Chicago will provide you with specialized knowledge of financial securities, financial markets, risk metrics, investment criteria, capital budgeting techniques and hedging strategies.

You will also have general modeling and analytical skills, including the ability to write computer programs, work with databases, simulate outcomes, perform regression analysis, and solve constrained optimization problems.

Benefits of our MSF program

Prepare for a range of employment options, including joining corporate treasuries, investment banks, insurance companies, and large nonprofit organizations

Gain analytical skills to solve complex financial problems

Join an impressive network of successful alumni, many of whom live and work in the Chicago area

The industry leaders on the Financial Advisory Board ensures that our curriculum—and your MSF degree—remains relevant and cutting edge

Career Outcomes

Loyola's MSF graduates work at investment and commercial banks, investment funds (hedge funds, venture capital funds, mutual funds), insurance companies, trading firms, manufacturing and service companies, consulting firms, and rating agencies as bankers, brokers, portfolio managers, analysts, traders, risk managers, and programmers.

In the last three years, our MSF graduates have been hired by top firms, such as Morningstar, Bank of America, Fifth Third Bank, Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, Discover, GE Capital, Goldman Sachs, and more

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Investment Management
  • Derivative Securities
  • Interest Rate Risk Management
  • Applied Econometrics
  • Credit Risk Management and Structured Finance
  • Ethics of Finance
  • Finance Capstone Course
  • Topics in Advanced Financial Management
  • Cases in Corporate Finance
  • Valuation
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Investment Banking

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Completed Application Form
  • Letters of Recommendation 
  • Statement of PurposeTest Scores (GMAT or GRE)
  • Professional Resume
  • Language Test Requirement
  • Transcript Evaluation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1033 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1033 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1033 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1033 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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