Designed for people already working in a business or financial environment, the Master of Finance for Professionals allows students to enhance their expertise in the latest trends of finance to a constantly changing landscape. The emphasis is on team-based, real-life projects that turn advanced financial theory into daily practice. The Pace University MS in Finance for professionals gives you the credentials and ability to demonstrate expertise and readiness in your career goals.
The 12-month program consists of:
Program Length: 12 Months
Program Credits: 36 credits
Hybrid Learning Format: Six, 6-credit modules that combine weekend residencies spaced every 8-weeks, with online support.
Saturday-Sunday weekend residencies every 8 weeks (total of 7 weekends/ total 16 face-to-face)
Student outcomes align financial theory with real-life finance challenges. Cohort groups collaborate in projects that are presented and reviewed by outside executives from Wall Street and the larger financial industry.
Corporate finance, financial statement analysis, and statistics; Investments, portfolio theory, and money and capital markets; Fixed income analysis and quantitative methods; International finance and current issues of behavioral finance, cryptocurrency, and block chain technology; Risk management and corporate diversification
The final module covers seminar in finance of big-data or finance in real estate, as well as a research project.
Students have access to a virtual lab that provides numerous financial risk models and econometric packages
Access to Bloomberg consoles and Bloomberg certification
International recognition: This program is ranked #35 among the 2018 Best Masters in Corporate Finance degree programs in the USA by EDUNIVERSAL, an organization which ranks the top global business programs in the world.
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