Sacred Heart University

Jack Welch College of Business & Technology

Master of Science in Finance and Investment Management (MSFIM)


Office of Graduate Admissions

5151 Park Ave

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Finance and Investment Management (MSFIM)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In our fast-paced, data-driven world, traditional thinking is not enough when navigating the world of investment management. Finance has evolved, and the discipline—especially investment  and risk management—places greater emphasis on quantitative techniques for asset valuation, product development and calculating potfolio risk. The next generation of financial professionals will require advanced technical training.

Bring your expertise to the next level with a Master of Science in Finance and Investment Management degree from Sacred Heart University's AACSB accredited Jack Welch College of Business & Technology. The changing financial landscape—both in terms of innovation and increased regulation—has created a demand for candidates who are well versed in the latest thinking in investment theory, mathematics, statistics and data-intensive analysis, as well as having strong written and verbal communication skills.

You will be imersed in financial technolgy at Sacred Heart University's innovative West Campus where you will experience a state-of-the-art Finance Lab facility equipped with Bloomberg terminals and desktop computers that can access sophisticated financial data bases. 

Take a closer look at the finance & investment management degree

Transcending a traditional MBA program, the MSFIM at Sacred Heart features advanced quantitative techniques, enhanced financial theory and cutting-edge practical applications.

The MSFIM at Sacred Heart is a program unlike any other due to it’s:

Depth: From investment theory to risk management best practices, the MSFIM program gives you a comprehensive understanding of the dynamic financial landscape.

Flexiblity: With its wide range of foundational and elective courses, the MSFIM degree can be customized to meet your specific career goals.

Currency: Our problem-based learning approach means that you’ll not only learn how to solve today’s financial problems, but also anticipate tomorrow’s issues.

Actionablility: With an MSFIM degree in hand, you’ll be ready for a career in investment analysis, wealth management or portfolio management, and you’ll be prepared to pursue a CFA  or FRM designation.


The Jack Welch College of Business is AACSB and NEASC accredited

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL or IELTS score Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) results are required from all applicants who completed their previous degrees in a country where English is not the official and spoken language. The TOEFL requirement is 80 and the IELTS requirement is 6.5. A copy of your passport, a sponsor letter and a bank letter to promptly receive an I-20

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 33

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1250 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 41250 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 41250 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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