Georgetown University MSF Open House – October 8th

The Georgetown University MSF program is in full swing and holding information sessions for those interested in applying for admissions. I’d been to one on campus and find it very useful. You get to see where you’d study, meet the people who will be teaching and admitting

Babson College Masters in Finance

The Babson College Masters in Finance is a new program just recently announced that I thought all of you would be interested in hearing about. Located outside of the Boston metro, Babson allows you to study near one of the major financial hubs in the United States. This

Purdue University Masters in Finance Update

The Purdue University Masters in Finance program has been around for a while, although the program has been rather quiet. Recently, I have seen some changes and I thought it would be a good time to bring it back up to all of your attention. Purdue is

University of Dayton Masters in Finance Program

The University of Dayton Masters in Finance program is brand new and another great addition to the MSF universe. I am always excited to see new programs popping up and I think the University of Dayton is a perfect place for this degree. Years ago when I

Johns Hopkins Masters in Applied Economics

The Johns Hopkins Masters in Applied Economics is a relatively new program offered by the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Classes are held online and in person, at night, at Johns Hopkins Washington, DC campus. The flexibility of this program is ideal for professionals outside of

University of Southern California MSF Program – 2015 Placement Report

The University of Southern California MSF program just recently posted their 2015 placement report which I know has been highly anticipated by potential applicants. The program is relatively new, but it was and is an exciting new entrant to a market that doesn’t have many MSF programs.

Syracuse University MSF Program Update

The Syracuse University MSF program has some updates to their program that I thought people would be interested in. The school is really making an effort to build out this degree which I appreciate. As an alumni (BS, Whitman – 2006), I loved my time at Syracuse.

Saint Xavier University Master in Finance Program

The Saint Xavier University Master in Finance program is a program that I just found out about, proving that no matter how long you do something, you are always finding out something new. The university is located in Chicago, IL and offers an online masters in finance for

MIT MSF Gains STEM Classification

The MIT MSF program recently gained STEM classification which is a further improvement to an already top program. The benefit of this is mainly for international students who can remain in the country for up to 24 months post-graduation via OPT. For those international students looking at

2016 Financial Times Masters in Finance Ranking

The 2016 Financial Times Masters in Finance Ranking was just released and I am happy to say it continues to improve. There is a lot of room left to grow, but with that said, this is still the only major ranking of the masters in finance degree.

Washington University in St. Louis 2015 MSF Placements

I just realize that it haven’t posted about the placements of the Washington University in St. Louis \program in some time. Apologies for this. The programs placements have continued to shine and last year was no exception. I am will also show placements for the quantitative finance

University of Texas at Austin MSF Update

It has been too long since I posted an update on the University of Texas at Austin MSF program. Time to rectify this lapse. The UTA MSF program has matured and grown quite a bit since I last posted. Their placements continue to grow and impress, their

Temple University Masters in Financial Engineering

The Temple University Masters in Financial Engineering program not only provides students with a world class education in quantitative finance, but also incorporates the FRM exam into classroom studies. In fact, students can complete both levels of the FRM during their 12 or 22 months of studying

MIT MSF Program Student Review #1

I am please to be able to post the first student review of the MIT MSF program. This is arguably the best MSF program in the US right now and I have been trying to land a student review for some time. Placements have always been top notch

Georgetown University Masters in Finance Update

The Georgetown University Masters in Finance program has a couple updated that I thought should be brought to everyone’s attention. This program has really grown in a short period of time and is one of the schools that I think is most responsive to their students and

Arizona State University MSF Program Update

It has been a while since I last updated everyone on the Arizona State University MSF program.They’ve really worked hard to carve a niche and emphasize their incorporation of the CFA into their curriculum. ASU is a CFA Partner Program, something that I have talked about as

Georgia State University MSF Program Student Review #2

The Georgia State University MSF program has been changing a lot recently and I have been lucky enough to get another student review of the program. A few small updated before we get to the student review. Tuition – with the increase in length of the program,

MIT Masters in Finance Program Update

The MIT Masters in Finance program is one of the most well respected MSF program in the US today and one that nearly every student aspires to attend. Their placements are phenomenal and the program continues to innovate and improve each and every year. I am please to

University of Virginia Masters in Commerce 2015 Placements

The University of Virginia Masters in Commerce program has some of the best placements of all the specialized masters programs. These great results have continued for the 2015 class. I consider to be a function of a number of things, mainly the amazing organization of the program, effort

Investment Banking Interview Tips

I have a great guest post for everyone today. Patrick Curtis, founder of WallStreetOasis.com, was kind enough to send me a great write-up on interviewing for an investment banking position. This is one of the main jobs many MSF graduates seek and I thought it would be

Georgia State University MSF Program Update – January 2016

There have been some changes at the Georgia State University MSF program as of recent and I thought it would be informative to get the message out. The first major change is the start date of the program. Originally beginning in January, the program now starts in