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Curriculum

The newly designed curriculum in the MS in Finance has seven required core courses, a choice of three concentrations (Corporate Finance, Investment Management, or Accounting) with one required course and three electives in the concentration and a Capstone course (Final Project).

REQUIRED CORE COURSES
(Students take all eight courses)

  • Managing Risk
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Investment Theory and Practice
  • Corporate Finance
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Financial Institutions, Money, and Markets
  • International Finance
  • Final Project

CONCENTRATIONS
Corporate Finance Concentration

  • Required: Managerial Accounting

Electives
(Select three courses from the following)

  • Treasury Operations
  • Financial Risk Management
  • Fixed Income Analysis
  • Mergers, Acquisitions, Private Equity, and LBO
  • Special Topics in Corporate Finance


Investment Management Concentration

  • Required: Investing and Security Analysis

Electives
(Select three courses from the following)

  • Treasury Operations
  • Global Investments
  • Fixed Income Analysis
  • Options and the Future Markets
  • Special Topics in Investing and Finance


Accounting Concentration

  • Required: Intermediate Financial Accounting

Electives
(Select three courses from the following)

  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Computer Auditing
  • Corporate Taxation
  • Forensic Accounting