Master in Finance Archive

How to Choose a Master in Finance Program

I am routinely asked questions regarding which master in finance program or which specialized masters program a person should choose and why. Since this seems to be a popular question among those researching these degrees I decided to write an article for Business Because on the topic.

University of Cambridge Master in Finance Blog Update

The director of the University of Cambridge Master in Finance program keeps a regular blog and has just posted regarding the degree and job market (as it pertains to the UK job scene).  Placement stats upon graduation were very good which shows the strength of the brand

Barcelona GSE Master in Finance Program Update

The Barcelona GSE Master in Finance program has been featured on the site before, but has recently updated their website with new information that I wanted to bring to all of your attention. I also posted some videos that Barcelona put out that were pretty nice. The

Pacific Lutheran University Master in Finance Program Student Review

The Master in Finance program at Pacific Lutheran University is going on its second year and I am pleased to report that it is doing very well. I’ve been in contact with the school since the program started up and have been able to watch it grow

The Ohio State University Master in Finance Program Student Review #2

The Ohio State University Master in Finance program continues to do well and I am luck enough to have another student review of the program. This is a more recent review than the original one so it should be reflective of any changes that have occurred since the

Barcelona GSE Masters Program in Economics and Finance

Barcelona GSE Master in Finance Program Trailer

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