Master in Finance Archive

Specialized Masters Article on The Wall Street Journal

  The specialized masters degree continues to gain attention which is a benefit to all of us. Melissa Korn just wrote a great piece for the Wall Street Journal talking about the degree as a possible alternative to the MBA. This makes sense and as more programs

Baruch College Zicklin School of Business Executive MS in Financial Statement Analysis

The Masters in Financial Statement Analysis is another great graduate degree offering from Baruch. It is a joint accounting and finance program with the aim of providing a deeper understanding of securities analysis. The program is also CFA Partner Program which means a good percentage of the material you

Baruch College Zicklin School of Business Executive Master in Finance Program

Baruch College offers an executive master in finance degree for students located in New York City. I’ve blogged about the program before, but they have updated their site and I wanted to bring this to your attention. The program is 10 months long and allow individuals to

Queen’s School of Business Master of Finance

Queen’s School of Business is now offering a Master in Finance program in Toronto, providing a great education in an international financial capital. The program is brand new, providing a comprehensive financial education in one years time. Queen’s is a CFA Partner Program and the CFA prep materials

University of Rochester NYC Master in Finance – Last Chance!

The University of Rochester is just about to kick off their 2013-2014 New York City Master in Finance class, but there are a few spots still open. If anyone is in or around the NYC area and looking at a specialized masters you should check this program

INSEAD Master in Finance Programme

Santa Clara University Master in Finance Program

The Santa Clara University just announced that they will be offering a Master in Finance degree starting this year. I am excited to announce this coming off the heals of USC’s announcement (and subsequent putting on hold) of their Master in Finance program. Looks like those interested

Simon Fraser University Master in Finance

A reader alerted me to a couple MSF programs that weren’t featured on the site and this is one of them. The Simon Fraser University Master in Finance program is located in Vancouver, British Columbia and another great option for anyone looking for a Canadian program to

Ohio State Master in Finance Placement Information

The Ohio State University Master in Finance program is onto their second class right now, but has recently posted some career information related to their first cohort. They boost a 90% placement 6 months out which is very good for a first year program. A good mix

Washington University St. Louis Global Master in Finance

Washington University – St. Louis is home to one of the best Master in Finance degrees in the US. They are now starting a dual degree MSF ideally suited for students with an international focus and interest. Students receive their Master in Finance from WUSTL and a

Master in Finance Virtual Information Session

For everyone interested in learning more about the Master in Finance degree and other specialized business programs should check this online info session out. All of the MSF programs that students ask about will be include, such as Villanova, Washington University – St. Louis, Claremont McKenna, Ohio

Resume Review / Admissions Consulting

With the Master in Finance application season in full swing I wanted to put a post talking about some of the services I now offer. For many of you all you need is a little guidance which I am always happy to provide free of charge, but

IBanking Insider

IBanking Insider is another great website helping people break into investment banking and other careers in finance. I had the pleasure of speaking with one of the founders and was really impressed with their focus, materials and roster of people available to help those struggling to get

MIT Master in Finance 2012 Placement Information

I just received the most recent placement report for the MIT Master in Finance program and wow, another great year. With 80% of the class seeking employment and of those looking, a 95% placement rate. Very good and all at top notch firms. Base Salary Mean Median

Pacific Lutheran University Master in Finance Program Video

MIT Master in Finance Admission Events

  The MIT Master in Finance program is extremely popular with students and they make a huge effort to meet with and talk to as many interested students as possible. As this years application process heats up the admissions staff is rolling out a bunch of times

University of Southern California Master in Finance Program

The University of Southern California Master in Finance program is brand new and hot off the presses. I came across it today and am very much excited to see another great West Coast option start up. The website is still filling out and things are fluid, but

University of Wisconsin Master in Finance: Applied Security Analysis

The University of Wisconsin just started up a two year, master in finance degree for current undergraduate students (one year in addition to the standard four year undergrad degree). The program is designed for students interested in research or portfolio management, playing off the Applied Security Analysis Programs

Vanderbilt University Master in Finance Article

I came across a great write up on the master in finance program at Vanderbilt. The article talks about a recent Vanderbilt undergraduate and how he came back for another shot at recruiting and to further their education. It also talks about the differences between an MBA

MIT Master in Finance Admissions Information

The Master in Finance program at MIT is arguably one of the best in the country. They are currently preparing for their second round of admissions and I wanted to pass along some information that will be useful for anyone interested in applying. MFin R2 deadline is

University of Rochester Master in Finance Student Review

The University of Rochester Master in Finance program is a strong option for those interested in a great branded business school. With the addition of their New York City campus, Rochester really has a lot of good things going for them. ————- Two things really stick out