Computational Finance and Risk Management, M.Sc. | Online (optional) | University of Washington | Seattle, United States
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M.Sc. On Campus Online

Computational Finance and Risk Management

24 months
Duration
35781 USD/year
35781 USD/year
20535 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The University of Washington’s Computational Finance and Risk Management leads the field of quantitative finance and financial engineering programs in terms of flexibility:  our domestic and international students, can attend full-time or part-time, on campus or online, completing the CFRM curriculum alongside students ranging from new college grads to senior professionals.

Overview

Key facts

What University of Washington’s Computational Finance and Risk ManagementProgram Covers
  • Rigorous mathematical and statistical foundations of quantitative finance
  • Extensive instruction in use of the open source R-programming environment and rapid growth of cutting edge R finance packages
  • Classical volatility and mean-variance methods of risk analysis and portfolio optimization, modern fat tails and tail risk methods of risk management, and portfolio optimization
  • Integration of theory, methods, and computation
  • Separate study options in computing and risk management as critical focal points in today’s markets

The MS-CFRM, offered by the Department of Applied Mathematics (AMATH) within the College of Arts and Sciences of the University of Washington, can be completed either through the standard 42 credit general program or an extended course of study. As with other MS and PhD degrees at the University of Washington, the MS-CFRM degree is awarded by the University of Washington Graduate School.

Programme Structure

  • For more information please visit the official website

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Online MS Deadline: May 1

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Credits

42 alternative credits

quarter credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application Profile
  • Required Essays (2), Optional Essay (1)
  • Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation (2)
  • Official GMAT or GRE Score Report
  • Transcripts from a completed four-year U.S. bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university (or an equivalent)
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Video Interview Submission (Applicants are emailed instructions on how to complete this application requirement 3-4 days after the application round deadline)
  • Non-Refundable Application Fee ($85)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    35781 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35781 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    35781 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35781 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    20535 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20535 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000
Financing partner Prodigy Finance Loans for tuition and living costs from $15,000

Funding

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