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University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

M.Sc. Online
24 months
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637 USD/credit
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About

If you’re looking to advance your position in your current financial sector job or plan to transition into a finance career, the Finance program of University of Wisconsin - Whitewater will provide the necessary skills and in-depth knowledge of applied finance you will need.

Overview

Courses in the Finance program of University of Wisconsin - Whitewater emphasize quantitative financial analysis, investments and portfolio management, derivatives, corporate finance, capital budgeting, business valuation, financial markets, multinational finance, security valuation, investment banking, and alternative investments.

If you do not have prior education or experience in finance, additional foundation courses can prepare you to succeed in the MS in Finance program.

Career Outcomes

A bachelor's degree is the minimum requirement for financial analysts, personal financial advisers, loan officers and other positions; however, there is a graduate degree wage premium.

In one research study, financial professionals with master's degrees reported earning 38% ($28,000) more than those with just bachelor's degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Financial Analysis
  • Investment Banking
  • Securities Valuation
  • Financial Derivates
  • Multinational Business Finance
  • Financial Markets

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

To ensure a high quality graduate student group, all Master of Professional Accountancy students must have an undergraduate degree from a recognized institution  and meet one of the admission criteria provided below. Many applicants will qualify for admission without GMAT/GRE scores.

Education

  • AACSB- or ABET-accredited degree with a 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Regionally-accredited undergraduate degree with a 3.25 GPA or higher

Work experience

  • Four or more years of professional work experience
  • Two or more years of professional work experience with a 3.0 GPA

GMAT scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    637 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 637 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    637 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 637 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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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!

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