Master of Science in Finance

The Master of Science in Finance program prepares students for successful careers in corporate finance, international finance and investments, and other financial sectors. The program immerses student in a narrow course of study over the course of only 10 months. Throughout the program, students are challenged to approach real-world problems with a practical lens.  When they graduate, they possess the knowledge base and sophistication to make critical financial decisions for any organization.

To obtain detailed program admission information, please reference the program brochure which can be requested by contacting the Office of Recruiting and Admissions at 305-284-2510 or visit our website.

Curriculum Requirements - Corporate Track

Summer Semester
BUS 640Quantitative And Analytical Fundamentals For Finance4
Fall Semester-Term 1
BSL 691The Public Corporation: Legal Perspectives2
BUS 600Fundamentals of Critical Thinking and Effective Writing1
or BUS 602 Critical Thinking and Effective Writing
BUS 604Career Development and Enrichment0
FIN 650Financial Investment2
FIN 670Corporate Finance2
Fall Semester-Term 2
ACC 672Advanced Financial Analysis2
BUS 603Critical Thinking and Effective Speaking1
FIN 643Quantitative Finance & Market Microstructure2
FIN 686Financial Decision Making2
Spring Semester-Term 1
BUS 604Career Development and Enrichment1
FIN 674Financial Analysis of Mergers and Acquisitions2
FIN 679Private Equity and Venture Capital2
FIN 685Mathematics of Financial Derivatives2
Elective2
Spring Semester-Term 2
FIN 671Advanced Topics in Corporate Finance2
FIN 681Financial Institutions2
FIN 683Financial Modeling2
Elective2
Total Credit Hours35


Curriculum Requirements - Investments Track

Summer Semester
BUS 640Quantitative And Analytical Fundamentals For Finance4
Fall Semester-Term 1
BUS 600Fundamentals of Critical Thinking and Effective Writing1
or BUS 602 Critical Thinking and Effective Writing
BUS 604Career Development and Enrichment0
FIN 650Financial Investment2
FIN 660International Finance2
FIN 670Corporate Finance2
Fall Semester-Term 2
ACC 672Advanced Financial Analysis2
BUS 603Critical Thinking and Effective Speaking1
FIN 643Quantitative Finance & Market Microstructure2
FIN 686Financial Decision Making2
Spring Semester-Term 1
BUS 604Career Development and Enrichment1
FIN 651Advanced Topics in Investments2
FIN 674Financial Analysis of Mergers and Acquisitions2
FIN 685Mathematics of Financial Derivatives2
Elective2
Spring Semester-Term 2
FIN 652Fixed Income Securities2
FIN 653Alternative Investments2
FIN 681Financial Institutions2
FIN 683Financial Modeling2
Total Credit Hours35


Curriculum Requirements - International Track

Summer Semester
BUS 640Quantitative And Analytical Fundamentals For Finance4
Fall Semester-Term 1
BUS 604Career Development and Enrichment0
BUS 600Fundamentals of Critical Thinking and Effective Writing1
or BUS 602 Critical Thinking and Effective Writing
FIN 650Financial Investment2
FIN 660International Finance2
FIN 670Corporate Finance2
Fall Semester-Term 2
BUS 603Critical Thinking and Effective Speaking1
BSL 692Legal Implications of International Business Transactions2
FIN 643Quantitative Finance & Market Microstructure2
FIN 686Financial Decision Making2
Spring Semester-Term 1
BUS 604Career Development and Enrichment1
ECO 695Global Economics2
FIN 661Advanced Topics in International Finance2
FIN 685Mathematics of Financial Derivatives2
Elective2
Spring Semester-Term 2
FIN 653Alternative Investments2
FIN 671Advanced Topics in Corporate Finance2
FIN 681Financial Institutions2
FIN 683Financial Modeling2
Total Credit Hours35