MSM-Finance Curriculum

Complete the Degree in as Little as 9 Months or Stay Longer*

Course Sequence

Core Courses

These core courses provide students with the tools and techniques that build a strong foundation for a career in finance.


The MSM-Finance degree offers you the flexibility of determining the structure of your program based on your long-term goals and specific areas of interest. You can graduate with the basic program of 30 credit hours or work toward additional departmental certification, available upon successful completion of 39 credit hours in a specific track:

Corporate Finance Track

Risk Management Track

Financial Big Data Track

as well as appropriate electives offered by other departments, as approved by the program faculty director.

Please note:

  • All courses are contingent upon availability of appropriate staff, and need not be offered every time.
  • Enrollment in elective courses is contingent upon appropriate performance in the program.
  • All students must work towards specializing in a track if taking more than 30 credit hours in the program.
  • International students fulfill visa requirements each semester. Contact International Student Services for more information.
  • Students who choose to stay beyond two semesters can apply for internship opportunities on a competitive basis. Visit the Career Management page to learn more.

*contingent upon obtaining all of the necessary approvals