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The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Lee Business School Master of Science in Quantitative Finance (MSQF) will be a 10-course (30-credit) program that can be finished in 12 months. 

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Overview

The Quantitative Finance program at University of Nevada, Las Vegas will provide advanced education and training on core finance knowledge and skills at the graduate level, with special emphasis on quantitative methods in finance and new financial technologies. 

These quantitative methods include mathematical finance theories as well as statistical and computer-program-based techniques to manage and analyze large financial data sets. Examples of finance theories are those related to capital structure, capital budgeting, valuation, stocks, bonds, derivatives, and portfolio management.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop strong understanding of key concepts in Finance.
  • Analyze data with advanced statistical and econometric techniques.
  • Apply computer programing and statistical software to analysis of data.
  • Think critically about financial problems and provide potential solutions.
  • Develop the ability to manipulate and analyze large financial datasets.
  • Communicate effectively.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Econometrics I, Statistical Modeling
  • Advance Corporate Finance
  • Investment Management
  • Corporate Finance Modeling
  • Investments Modeling

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

Meet the general requirements for admission to graduate instruction at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, as described by the Graduate College.Complete the prerequisite (or equivalent) courses listed below with at least a B grade (3.0 on 4.0 scale):

  • Principles of Finance (FIN 301/MBA 765)
  • Financial Accounting (ACC 201/MBA 761)
  • Microeconomics (ECON 102/ECON 302/MBA 769)
  • Statistics (ECON 261)
  • Calculus (ECON 440/640, or both MATH 181 and MATH 182).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23411 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23411 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23411 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 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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