Degree Requirements

The MSF program is a nine-month program. The 30-credit-hour curriculum consists of ten courses, in the following sequence:

Fall Semester

  • FIN 600 - Corporate financial policy
  • FIN 650 - Investments
  • ECO 491G - Applied econometrics
  • ACC 621 - Understanding financial statements
  • FIN 685-1 - Investments practicum I

Spring Semester

  • FIN 623 - International financial management
  • FIN 630 - Financial modeling and analysis
  • FIN 645 - Corporate investment and financial policy
  • FIN 685-2 - Investments practicum II
  • FIN 691 - Current issues in finance

The majority of our MSF students finish the program in one year. However, some MSF students can finish the MSF program in more than a year. International students in the program must take at least nine credit hours per semester in order to maintain the full-time student status.