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Quantitative Finance

Hofstra University

24 months
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1510 USD/credit 24915 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Quantitative Finance from Hofstra University offers advanced instruction to students with a quantitative background. Students are provided with a strong conceptual understanding of financial theory and analytical techniques. 

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Overview

Apply directly through to the Master’s degree in Quantitative Finance from Hofstra University. Just make sure you meet the graduate program requirements and the expected English language level. 

INTO helps you apply to multiple universities at once and the application process won’t cost you anything. Graduate Direct Entry students also receive a Direct Entry I-20 invitation that you will need to be permitted to enter the United States. 

What to expect from studying this Quantitative Finance program

A large part of the student population is interested in studying a degree in Quantitative Finance because of the diverse and versatile set of skills it helps the develop. You will have the option to specialize in areas such as Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, International Business, or Human Resource Management and other topics that have to do with the performance of a succesful company, small business or start-up. 

Learn how to keep your team motivated and inspired, ensure a steady revenue stream, investments in product development and company growth, effective advertising and managing teams both at home and abroad. You will learn to understand both your and your team’s strengths and know when and how to take measures for team growth and knowledge development. 

Business programmes are generally very practice oriented, relying on many real-life case studies and learning from the experience of succesful managers. 

In addition to satisfying the residency requirements for MS programs (see below), students admitted into the MS in quantitative finance program should have completed appropriate college-level course work in financial accounting (3 s.h.), microeconomics (3 s.h.), and macroeconomics (3 s.h.). 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Managerial Finance
  • Investments
  • Derivatives Markets
  • Advanced Derivatives Markets
  • Time Series Analysis of Financial Data
  • Introduction to Computational Finance
  • Financial Engineering
  • Financial Modeling
  • Advanced Calculus in Finance

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Rolling Admission

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, minimum 3.0 GPA and English language requirements in one of the following tests. Additional requirements may apply.
  • GMAT/GRE requirement may apply depending on the program. In addition, the graduate programs may have other/higher requirements with which applications must comply.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24915 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1510 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    24915 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1510 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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