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M.Sc. Online

Finance

Florida International University

12 months
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33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
30000 USD/year
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Ranked #6 overall and #1 for "Value for the Money" in 2018 by the Financial Times among programs for experienced professionals, this Master of Science in Finance program boasts an in-depth curriculum enabling you to apply financial strategy to challenging, real-world business decisions.

Overview

This one-year Master of Science in Finance program boasts an in-depth curriculum enabling you to apply financial strategy to challenging, real-world business decisions.As a University Affiliation Program with the CFA institute, this program offers excellent preparation for Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam and readies you for a wide spectrum of higher-level financial roles. The specialty areas available for finance professionals are limitless, including corporate finance, investment advisory services, fund management, mergers and acquisitions, international finance, commercial and investment banking, and more.This 12-month, fully-online, MS in Finance program will allow you to specialize in financial innovation which includes, FinTech, Python coding, and big data. Program FeaturesAcquire a strong base of knowledge in finance covering financial theory, strategy, methodologies, analysis, and practiceFast track – complete this 36-credit program in just 12 monthsProgram starts in Fall (August) and Spring (January) with a fully online instruction formatSpecialize in Financial Innovation, including FinTech, Big Data, and Python CodingPractical training in strategic, analytical, and technical skills in FinanceLock-step program that helps you build a network of highly qualified industry professionalsIncludes professional development seminar series tooLearn from top-ranked, full-time faculty, including four CFA®-designated professors. Our PhD faculty offers specialized banking, financial risk management, portfolio management, corporate financial decision making, and fixed income expertise.Finance workshops before starting the program that aid in refreshing your financial skills.Enjoy streamlined “no red tape” registration and personalized attention at every stepDuring the program students can become Certified Bitcoin Professionals (CBP). CBPs are knowledgeable about the Bitcoin blockchain, Bitcoin transactions, and how the Bitcoin network operates. They are able to apply Bitcoin technology to their professional area of expertise and understand privacy aspects, double-spending, and other issues that relate to the currency.MSF online students can complete the Bloomberg Market Concepts certification remotely. BMC is a self-paced e-learning course that provides an interactive introduction to the financial markets.

Programme Structure

Core courses

  • Corporate Finance
  • Quantitative Methods in Financial Analysis
  • Securities Analysis
  • Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Financial Futures and Fixed Income Investments
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Global Financial Strategy
  • Portfolio Management
  • Financial Planning and Statement Analysis
  • Specialization Courses
  • Machine Learning Applications in Finance
  • Big Data in Finance
  • Financial Innovations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
500

Other requirements

General requirements

And, you must meet one of these three standards:

  • A score within the 40th percentile in both sections of the GRE exam with a minimum 3.0 GPA earned in undergraduate study. FIU university's code is: 5206.
  • Earn a minimum 3.0 GPA in your undergraduate business degree and have 
  • Earned your undergraduate finance degree from FIU or similar accredited University with an upper division GPA of 3.0 or higher

Work experience

At least four years’ professional work experience in finance-related industries such as banking, investment, accounting, insurance, etc.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    30000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30000 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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