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M.Sc. On Campus

Finance

The City University of New York

18 months
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855 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
855 USD/credit 17100 USD/year
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About

Zicklin’s Master of Science in Finance at The City University of New York equips you with the advanced knowledge and analytical tools needed to successfully navigate today’s financial markets. 

Overview

The 30-credit Finance program at The City University of New York teaches you the foundations of managerial finance, financial theory, and investments, and broadens your expertise in areas such as corporate finance, international markets, and mergers and acquisitions. With an expansive list of elective courses to choose from, you can customize your study based on your career objectives and interests.

Program Highlights:

  • 30 credits
  • Shortest completion time: 2 semesters + summer session
  • Flexible scheduling allows you to switch between part-time and full-time course loads
  • With the appropriate course selection, this degree can prepare you for the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) or Financial Risk Manager (FRM) certification exams.
  • Note: MS in Finance is not a prep program for the above certification exams. While certain courses in the program cover the main knowledge areas covered by these certification exams, they also cover other topics not required for these exams while not covering certain topics that are required for these exams.

Designed with your academic and career goals in mind

  • This program is ideal for professionals interested in upgrading their technical training and knowledge in finance, or an individual with strong quantitative skills seeking a career change. With the appropriate electives, this degree can prepare you for the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) or Financial Risk Manager (FRM) certification exams. The program can also serve as a stepping stone for you if you are interested in pursuing a PhD in Finance or a related field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Communication
  • Econometrics: Theory and Applications
  • Intermediate Corporate Finance
  • Investment Analysis
  • Money, Banking, and Monetary Policy
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in any major to be considered for admission
  • Online Application
  • GMAT or GRE
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Transcripts
  • Applicants are required to submit an international credential evaluation from a NACES-approved agency.
  • Two professional recommendations
  • Essays
  • Résumé
  • $75 non-refundable application fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    17100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • Local students: $5,545 / semester

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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