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M.Sc. On Campus

Finance

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

12 months
Duration
22183 USD/year
22183 USD/year
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About

The Finance program of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth provides advanced and affordable education in finance for those with finance, business or non-business baccalaureate degrees. The MSF program is a high-quality, well-rounded program designed to prepare students to be competitive, market-ready, and successful in a rapidly changing global environment.

Overview

The MSF is a 10-course, 30-credit degree program. Students in the Finance program of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth will be prepared to pursue nationally and globally recognized credentials, including the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. Our program covers the major topic areas of the CFA exams, so graduates will have a strong foundation from which to draw while completing required exams.

Students can choose between either a general finance or the STEM-approved quantitative finance concentration for their degree.

Career opportunities

The MSF program prepares you for various career opportunities, including as

  • a financial analyst working for commercial banks, brokerage firms, insurance companies, and in government
  • a securities, commodities, and financial services sales agent working for brokerage firms, investment banks, and trading companies
  • a financial manager or personal financial advisor

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Finance for Decision Making
  • Quantitative Methods in Finance
  • Investment Analysis
  • International Financial Management
  • Options, Futures, and other Derivatives

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An earned baccalaureate degree (or the equivalent of a USA baccalaureate degree) in any major/discipline from an accredited college/university with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale.
  • An earned terminal graduate degree (PhD, MD, JD, etc.) from an accredited institution.
  • Licensure in the United States as a Certified Public Accountant or Certified Financial Planner. Other similar certification programs may also qualify for this waiver at the discretion of UMass Dartmouth.
  • At least five (5) years of managerial/supervisory work experience.
  • An earned Graduate Certificate from the Charlton College of Business at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.30
  • Applicants whose GMAT requirement is waived may still be required to take Foundation courses prior to beginning the MSF coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22183 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22183 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    22183 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22183 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12292 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12292 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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