Enterprise Risk Management

Yeshiva University

1200 USD/credit
1200 USD/credit
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Organizations need to have a thorough understanding of business risk to optimize return on investment. Risk management professionals are critical to researching, analyzing, and managing the risk management process.


Through foundational work on frameworks and modeling combined with real-world projects, the 30-credit master's in Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) at the Katz School puts students on the track for management careers in a variety of industries.

Our Master’s in Enterprise Risk Management is aligned with the Risk and Insurance Management Society’s RIMS-Certified Risk Management Professional (RIMS-CRMP©) certification and provides access to the RIMS global network, a professional body dedicated to advancing the practice of risk management worldwide. The curriculum includes key professional competencies, including enterprise risk management, financial sector analysis, statistics, and analytics.*

The MS in Enterprise Risk Management program is a recognized STEM degree, so international students may be eligible for extended Optional Practical Training (OPT) to work in the United States for up to 36 months after graduation. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Fundamentals of Global Enterprise Risk Management
  • Financial Management
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Decision-Making
  • Financial Risk Modeling

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


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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.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

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).
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Current résumé
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • A personal statement that describes your goals for pursuing the MS in Enterprise Risk Management
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • TOEFL score (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1200 USD/credit
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  • National

    1200 USD/credit
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