M.Sc. On Campus

Financial Risk Management

18 months
20106 USD/year
20106 USD/year
11894 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master of Science in Financial Risk Management at Baruch College gives you a comprehensive, foundational knowledge of current risk management issues, methodologies, and challenges that position you for successful career in risk management at a variety of financial institutions.


With an MS in Financial Risk Management at Baruch College, you will gain an in-depth look at the core areas of risk management, including interest rates, markets, credits, foreign exchanges, and more. 

You will also develop a strong understanding of derivatives, and learn how to use analytical and quantitative models and methodologies in risk management. The cumulation of your knowledge can be applied to current issues and developing challenges in the field of risk management.


  • 30 credits
  • Standard completion time: 3 semesters
  • Prepares students for professional certification exams in financial risk management

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Business Communication
  • Econometrics Theory and Applications 
  • Investment Analysis
  • Debt Instruments and Markets
  • Options Markets
  • Measurement and Management of Market Risk

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Application Fee
  • Standardized Test score (if applicable)
  • Résumé
  • Essays
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20106 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30159 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    20106 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30159 USD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • In-State

    11894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17841 USD for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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