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Master of Science in Finance, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 16 months
    Duration
Online
Earn a high-demand degree from a top-ranked university. The University of Miami's online Master of Science in Finance provides you with the tangible skills you need to be seen as a financial leader in your organization.

About

Earn a high-demand degree from a top-ranked university. The Master of Science in Finance from University of Miami Online is a AACSB-accredited program taught by the same unmatched faculty who teach on campus. Gain the tangible skills you need to be seen as a financial leader in your organization  with the option to earn one of two certificates in Corporate Finance or Financial Decision Making.

Certificates:

  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Decision Making 

Career

Earning an MS Finance can prepare you for advanced positions, greater job opportunity and higher salary. The Job Outlook 2015 Report by the National Associations of Colleges and Employers listed an MS Finance as the most in-demand graduate degree. 

Successful alumni of the University of Miami's finance program include Paul Alvarez, Former President and COO, McDonald's Corporation, Lyor Cohen, Former Vice Chairman, Warner Music Group, Jack Creighton, Former CEO, United Airlines, David H. Komansky, Chairman Emeritus, Merrill Lynch, Jason Liberty, Senior Vice President and CFO, Royal Caribbean Cruises, and Kim Stone, Executive Vice President, Miami Heat.

Accreditation

The University of Miami's online Master of Science in Finance program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The University of Miami's is accredited by  the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and 23 other professional accrediting agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of finance, accounting, & economics
  • Foundations of marketing management
  • Essentials of economic theory
  • Management information systems
  • Introduction to financial and managerial accounting
  • Managing responsible behavior in organizations
  • Statistical analysis for managerial decision making
  • Legal implication in executive decision making

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 16 months
  • Credits
    32 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Submit a copy of your transcript from all academic institutions attended.
  • GMAT
  • Résumé
  • Personal statement
  • Language Proficiency: International students who do not hold an undergraduate U.S degree must submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2030 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    2030 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2030 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
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Funding

We recognize talent. We offer scholarships to ensure students who strive for the best can benefit from UM faculty and all that the online degree programs have to offer. If you are awarded a scholarship, you could reduce your tuition by up to 30%.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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