University of San Diego

Master's in Finance Degree Program


Office of Graduate Admissions, 5998 Alcala Park

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master's in Finance Degree Program

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Master's in Finance Degree Program

​​Study corporate finance in intimate classrooms. ​

At USD, we've set the stage for you to be a successful financial practitioner in today's 21st century global workplace. After 10 months, our master's in finance program will prepare you to take the first two levels of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam. As a future CFA, you'll possess the most recognized and respected financial designation in the world.

Through individualized learning, our award-winning research faculty and financial consultants will immerse you in corporate finance topics like executive compensation and corporate governance. You'll learn about money, bond and foreign exchange markets, along with asset allocation strategies, equity portfolio management and investment banking.

We'll also help you become fluent in global topics like currency markets, trade and capital flows, and the international monetary system. Our finance master's program prepares you for the kind of work you'll do in the real world through hands-on experience applying financial modeling techniques and using databases like WRDS and Compustat to conduct empirical research.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

International Financial Aid: Yes

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Large City

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