Boston University

Master of Science in Financial Management

Address:

640 Commonwealth Ave

Boston, MA 02215

United States

Phone:

1-617-353-6000

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Financial Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online Master of Science in Financial Management (MSFM) at Boston University‘s Metropolitan College provides students with a specialized education in global finance, including investment analysis and international finance. Available on campus and online, the Financial Management master‘s program is designed for students seeking careers in corporate finance, financial management, investments, and multinational finance.

Metropolitan College is a participant in the CFA Institute University Affiliation Program. This membership acknowledges that our MSFM curriculum embeds a significant portion of the CFA® Program Candidate Body of Knowledge™ (CBOK) and covers the Standards of Practice Handbook, offering excellent preparation for the internationally recognized Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) Program exams.

Students in the Master of Science in Financial Management program have the option of choosing a concentration in International Finance or Investment Analysis.

Students who complete the master‘s degree in Financial Management will be able to demonstrate:

  • Knowledge applicable to all aspects of finance, including corporate finance, international finance and trade, and investments and derivatives.
    An understanding of risk–reward characteristics of financial markets and securities.
    Mastery of quantitative approaches to analysis of domestic and international financial industry challenges in areas of security valuations and risk management.
    Comprehension of the importance of ethical behavior in all aspects of business, management, and finance.
    Awareness of significant changes in the global financial regulatory environment, especially after the subprime credit crisis of 2008, and how these changes impact the overall financial system.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

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