University of Minnesota

School of Mathematics

Master of Financial Mathematics

Address:

Stem Cell Institute

6-125 Jackson Hall, 321 Church Street SE

Twin Cities, MN 55455

United States

Phone:

1-612-625-8000

Fax:

1-612-626-1558

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Financial Mathematics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program helps students understand the underlying mathematics of quantitative finance. The program offers a range of courses, from theoretical to practical, including a mathematical course on stochastic processes and a practitioner's course offering hands-on practice to learn financial software tools. There is also a programming course with a focus on learning to use software to present technical material to a not necessarily technical audience. Courses are offered in the evenings to accommodate working professionals. The program is designed with a possibility for full-time students to complete all requirements in one year.

Accreditation:

The University of Minnesota is a fully accredited educationalinstitution.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999