Louisiana State University

E. J. Ourso College of Business

Finance, MS


Graduate Admissions Office,114 David Boyd Hall

Baton Rouge, LA 70803

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science Program in finance provides its students with the analytical and communicative skills necessary for effective financial decision making through the application of financial theory and quantitative techniques. With ever-increasing financial globalization and competition for employment in the financial sector, it is crucial that professionals prepare for the increasingly complex world of Finance by building a solid foundation. The LSU MS Finance Program offers a challenging advanced degree that prepares its participants to become the leaders of this rewarding and dynamic field. MS Finance Curriculum with Options or Concentrations, Specialization, or Minor MS Finance program is 36 semester hours in length, and is intended to be a full-time, three-semester program. MS Finance students are required to successfully complete at least 18 hours of finance courses including 3 required courses. The remaining 18 hours should be chosen to support their career goals. In addition, 18 hours or more have to be 7000 (or higher) level classes.


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