Sacred Heart University

Jack Welch College of Business

Master of Science in Finance and Investment Management (MSFIM)

Address:

Office of Graduate Admissions

5151 Park Ave

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States

Phone:

203-365-7619

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Science in Finance and Investment Management (MSFIM)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In our data-driven world, traditional thinking isn't enough. Finance has evolved, and the discipline—especially investment management—places greater emphasis on quantitative techniques for asset valuation, product development and risk management. 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. 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.

Take a closer look at the finance & investment management degree

Going beyond 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, it’s:

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

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

    Current: 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.

    Actionable. 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 designation.

Accreditation:

AACSB

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: Yes

# of Credits Required: 33

In State Tuition (per year): 38000 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 38000 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Scholarships, discounts, grants, employment, loans, or payment plans are available. FASFA code: 001403

Locale: Large Suburb

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