MSM-Finance Class Profile | Weatherhead

A Community of Individuals

Increasingly, leaders must be equipped to work with diverse populations locally and all around the globe. Bringing diverse voices together into one community inspires innovation and creative problem solving for today’s evolving market.

Managers create the worlds in which we work and live. As a Weatherhead finance master’s degree student, you will engage with peers from all over the globe, an experience that will expand your ability to relate to people from all cultures and prepare you to lead in any future business environment.

Who Enrolls in the Weatherhead MSM-Finance Program?

Undergraduate Majors

The MSM-Finance student profile embraces an array of different academic backgrounds, with the majority of Weatherhead’s finance students possessing an undergraduate business degree.

Gender Breakdown

Weatherhead prides itself on diversity in the classroom with women representing 51% of the MSM-Finance program.

Country of Origin

Weatherhead welcomes students from all over the world, giving MSM-Finance students a diversified and global educational experience.

Enrollment at a glance

Entered fall: 2018 2017
Total enrolled: 165* 121*
Average age: 23 23
Women: 58% 50%
International: 91% 82%
GMAT (average): 671 674
GMAT (middle 80% range): 630-710 620-710
GPA (average): 3.4 3.33
GRE Verbal (average) 151 149
GRE Quant. (average) 166 162
Full-time work experience (average): 0.8 years 2.0 years
Full-time work experience (range): 3 months – 8 years 3 months – 12.5 years
*Includes students who are enrolled in the dual-degree MBA/MSM-Finance and the BA/BS and MSM-Finance Integrated Study programs.


Top undergraduate majors

Entered fall: 2018 2017
Business: 68% 73% (64% finance majors)
Economics: 17% 9%
Engineering/Mathematics/Science: 11% 13%
Humanities/Social Sciences: 2% 5%
Other: 1% N/A