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Financial Analysis, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #262 (QS) , NJ,
If becoming a Chartered Financial Analyst is one of your career goals, the Master of Financial Analysis program from Rutgers University will help you get there.


Holding a CFA charter is one of the most prestigious accomplishments a professional in the finance industry can achieve. 

The Master of Financial Analysis (MFinA) program from Rutgers University has been designed to help you achieve that goal. Rutgers is one of only 10 U.S. CFA Institute Partner Schools to offer a one year master's degree designed to directly help students prepare to take the CFA exam.

Program Highlights

  • MFinA is a STEM program allowing students up to 36 months of Optional Practical Training
  • One-year master's program (full-time)
  • Full-time and part-time course of study
  • CFA exam preparation
  • Career management and services
  • Intensive Business English course for international students and non-native English speakers

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Accounting for Managers
  • Program in American Language Studies
  • Non-Credit, One day Excel Boot Camp
  • Aggregate Economic Analysis
  • Data Analysis and Decisions
  • Financial Management
  • Investment Analysis and Management
  • Managerial Economic Analysis
  • Analysis of Fixed Income Securities
  • Derivatives
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Fundamentals of Real Estate
  • Portfolio Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    33 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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General Requirements

  • Application fee (non-refundable) of $70.00
  • Official Transcripts
  • GRE or GMAT Test Results
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • Professional Appraisals

Tuition Fee

  • International

    61671 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 61671 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    33563 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33563 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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  • 832 - 2050 USD/month
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