Finance, M.Sc.

Finance, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Online
Services provided by financial managers, such as planning, directing, and coordinating investments, are expected to remain in demand as the economy grows. Gaining advanced technical knowledge and skills in a range of financial areas can help you pursue a variety career opportunities.

About

Our Master of Science in Finance curriculum offers two concentrations designed to help you develop professional expertise: Financial Analysis and Financial Planning. In both, you will have the opportunity to develop and implement your critical-thinking skills to solve complex financial problems. If you already have a bachelor's degree and wish to advance your existing career or begin an exciting, new profession, this master’s degree in finance program could prepare you with the tools to help you succeed.

Highlights of the online master's in finance program include:

  • Decision Analysis: Use financial and other information to make and justify business decisions.
  • Risk Management and Investment Analysis: Identify financial risk and create a plan to minimize exposure.
  • Leadership: Apply financial theory to facilitate overall guidance of an organization and improve day-to-day processes such as the interpretation of financial data.
  • Ethical Practices: Comply with laws, regulations, and financial principles while developing and living by a personal code of ethics.
  • Communication: Compose and report clear and accurate financial information to stakeholders.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Business Communications
  • Financial Institutions and Markets
  • Risk Analysis and Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Investment and Securities Analysis
  • Retirement Planning
  • Fixed-Income and Futures Investing
  • Portfolio Management
  • Graduate Capstone In Finance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

To apply to Kaplan University’s graduate programs, you must:

  • Submit an unofficial transcript indicating receipt of a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by a regional or national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • By the last day of the first term, you must provide the University with an official copy of the transcript. If an official transcript is not submitted by this time, you will be withdrawn from the University, blocked from reentry, and your academic credentials will be withheld until such documentation is provided.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    485 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 485 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Funding

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