Offered jointly by the Institute of Mathematical Sciences and the Drucker School of Management, the Master of Science in Financial Engineering (MSFE) provides a flexible interdisciplinary curriculum that allows you to tailor your study to align it with your professional goals. Its hallmark: a close integration of management and mathematics.
This unique program combines a substantial mathematics and finance curriculum that gives you the skills to evaluate complex financial products and help you become a strategic leader in the field. The MFSE program draws on tools from applied math, statistics, and financial and economic theory while integrating managerial concepts and applications. Our program ranks among the top 25 financial engineering programs nationally and gives our graduates excellent preparation for careers in risk management, investment, banking, corporate finance, hedge funds, derivatives, and more.
- Flexible interdisciplinary curriculum, with a full- and part-time options, lets you tailor your study to align with your professional goals within quantitative finance or data analytics.
- You may concentrate in data analytics or pursue a dual degree in mathematics to keep yourself competitive in quantitative fields. You’ll learn from experienced practitioners with expertise ranging from emerging markets to risk management and beyond.
- Financial engineering students may apply to the two-year dual MSFE/MS in Mathematics program to enhance their quantitative knowledge and broaden their professional opportunities.
- Financial engineering students have the opportunity to participate in client-based projects through the Engineering & Computational Mathematics Clinic program.
- Our MSFE program is STEM designated, allowing international graduates of the program to remain in the U.S. for 36 months after graduation and receive work-based training.
- MSFE alumni go on to leadership roles in some of the most prominent financial firms and companies in the world, such as Goldman Sachs, Barclays, and AIG.