The name Financial Mathematics means that we focus on the rigorous mathematical understanding of quantitative methods underlying financial problems. The Florida State University MS students share core courses with our beginning PhD students (see the MS and PhD pages for more details), andwe are also one of the few mathematics programs in the US offering a PhD specifically in Financial Mathematics.
- Thirteen Mathematics faculty members support the program, along with faculty from Statistics, Economics, Finance, Scientific Computing, Computer Science, and Risk Management.
- Graduates of the program find employment as financial quants in industry and government, as actuaries, and in academia (see the alumni page).
- The MS degree may be earned as a terminal degree or en route to the PhD, and carries the Professional Science Master's designation.
- Distinguished industry professionals and alumni visit each Spring for our annual Financial Mathematics Festivals.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Introduction to Financial Mathematics
- Foundations of Computational Mathematics
- Financial Engineering
- Monte Carlo Methods in Financial Mathematics
- Financial Mathematics Projects
- Scientific Programming
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
Applications completed after April 30 but before June 30 may sometimes be considered if space is available.
DisciplinesFinancial Mathematics View 59 other Masters in Financial Mathematics in United States
- Official GRE general test scores.
- Official transcripts from each college and/or university you have attended.
- The names and email addresses of at least three people who have agreed to write a letter of recommendation for you.
- A completed online Mathematics department application form (click the Start button at the bottom of this page to begin)
International1110 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 24 months.
National1110 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State479 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 479 USD per credit during 24 months.
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