Catalog 2016-2017 > Graduate and Continuing Studies > Graduate and Continuing Studies Degree Programs > Graduate Study in the Sykes College of Business > Master of Science in Finance
The Master of Science in Finance prepares students for careers in financial analysis and financial management. Students in this M.S. degree program learn the best practices and current realities of the ever-changing financial industry. The program is focused on rigorous, in-depth analysis of financial information for investment management professionals and corporate decision-makers. It is ideally suited for individuals pursuing a career in investments and can lead to professional accreditation as a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Several courses are based on the Candidate Body of Knowledge from the CFA program. Topics in these courses assist students in preparation for the CFA exam. Eight hours of electives allow students flexibility to prepare for careers in corporate finance, banking or other financial services organizations.
All Business Essentials requirements must be met prior to taking the MS-FIN core. Please see the Business Essentials section for more information.
Total Credit Hours: 32-44