University of Rhode Island

College of Business Administration

Master of Science in Finance


Communication Studies, University of Rhode Island, 60 Upper College Road, Suite 1

Transition Center

Kingston, RI 02881

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Finance

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Finance (MSF) program offers comprehensive training in global financial markets, financial theory, analysis, and strategy. Designed for finance professionals looking to advance their careers as well as for students interested in launching a career in finance, the MSF program provides a focused, intensive course of study in the technical aspects of corporate finance, business and security valuation, trading strategies, hedging, and corporate reorganization. The curriculum will also be helpful to students preparing for the CFA or CFP exams.

The first and only program of its kind in Rhode Island, the full-time MSF program will take one year—two semesters and a summer—to complete. Students may also elect to enroll in the program part time. The MSF program will be offered at URI’s Feinstein Providence Campus.

The URI Master of Science in Finance Program is designed for students with a variety of educational backgrounds, such as business, economics, engineering, computer science, or math. As outlined below, the MSF program can be taken as a full-time program or part time in the evenings. Please note that designations for the MSF courses.


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

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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