Finance, M.Sc. | University of Bridgeport | Bridgeport, United States
12 months
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870 USD/credit 26100 USD/year
870 USD/credit 26100 USD/year
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About

Develop the technical skills required for specialist and management roles in financial enterprise by completing our Master of Science in Finance degree program at University of Bridgeport.

Overview

This highly specialized degree will focus exclusively on issues related to finance, economics, and money markets. We will introduce you to modern concepts, such as financial regulation and behavioral finance, that play a critical role in today’s marketplace.

Our Finance (M.S.) degree program, offered by the University of Bridgeport, is designed with a particular course sequence in mind, allowing you to seamlessly progress from broad surveys and overviews of financial core topics to granular details relevant to particular financial sectors. You will continue to build upon your knowledge in areas such as investment analysis, financial modeling, derivatives valuation, international finance, behavioral finance, financial management, investment banking, and managerial economics. To culminate your studies, you will complete either an industry-focused capstone with an internship, or a research-focused capstone with a thesis, which is suggested if you are considering a terminal degree.

Learning Outcomes 

  • Evaluate and price a financial opportunity
  • Gauge the appropriate level of risk to discount future projections
  • Compare across investment opportunities at a given time and how to allocate among them in an optimal way
  • Create useful tools for answering financial questions so that reports can be generated automatically and progress can be tracked
  • Assess and manage risk

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Advanced Financial Management and Policy
  • Investment Analysis
  • International Financial Management
  • Financial Derivatives and Risk Management
  • Behavioral Economics and Algorithmic Finance
  • Financial Analysis and Modeling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or recognized international institution
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Application and application fee (non-refundable)
  • Official transcripts from all schools attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Résumé

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    26100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Bridgeport

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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