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Enterprise Risk Management 

Columbia University

M.Sc. On Campus Online
2266 USD/credit
2266 USD/credit
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The Enterprise Risk Management program from Columbia University prepares graduates to inform better risk-reward decisions by providing a complete, robust, and integrated picture of both upside and downside volatility across an entire enterprise.

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The Enterprise Risk Management program from Columbia University  focuses on all areas of business risk, including finance, indemnity, operations, and strategy. 

Key facts

Graduates gain a dynamic toolkit of advanced risk management skills and approaches that can be applied to enhance value at both the enterprise and silo risk management levels. Graduates also develop the communication skills required to inform and inspire the successful implementation and adoption of ERM strategies.

In This Master’s Program, You Will Learn To…

  • Apply a value-based ERM approach to help organizations make better risk-reward decisions at the highest levels.
  • Quantify all types of risk, including strategic, operational, financial, and insurance
  • Develop a clear definition of risk appetite (the aggregate enterprise-level risk limit).
  • Design and implement customized ERM frameworks and risk governance structures for any type of organization.
  • Enhance the strategic planning process, increasing the likelihood of an organization achieving its goals.
  • Understand and satisfy ERM requirements from rating agencies, regulators, and shareholders.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Value-Based Enterprise Risk Management
  • External Stakeholder Requirements
  • Managing Human Behavior in the Organization
  • Elective or Risk Category Course
  • Traditional ERM Practices

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36 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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.

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.
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

  • Completed online application form
  • $95.00 nonrefundable application fee (U.S. currency)
  • Transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • Your Résumé
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Statement of academic purpose (500 to 750 words)
  • Optional: Official scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) general test
  • Video Essay
  • An Admissions Interview
  • Students whose native language is not English must include proof of English proficiency
  • International students must fulfill visa requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2266 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2266 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    2266 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2266 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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