MSF Archive

Georgetown University MSF Update – December 2016

It has been a little while since I last updated everyone on the Georgetown University MSF program and I felt it was time to correct this. There are a few new developments as well as an upcoming virtual information session coming up, along with the round 2

University of Notre Dame MSF Update – December 2016

It has been a while since I last posted about the University of Notre Dame MSF program and there have be a number of changes and some things I think any of you interested in the program should be aware of. I am working on getting a

Johns Hopkins Master in Finance Student Review #3

It has been a while since I posted about the Johns Hopkins Master in Finance program and I wanted to update all of you on it by posting a great student review. This is a little different than the format I usually do, but it is very detailed

Washington University in St. Louis 2016 MSF Placements

The 2016 WUSTL placements have been released, marking yet another year of quality results from one of the top programs in the US. This years placement do offer some interesting takeaways though. I will give you all my opinion and then lay out the data below. Hope

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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

Villanova University 2015 MSF Placements

Villanova University just recently updated their career section on the website with their 2015 placement information. I’ve spoken with students in that class throughout the program so I’ve known a number of placements, but I never had the complete list. I must admit, I am pretty impressed

Georgetown University Masters in Finance Placements

I just received a wonderful placement report from Georgetown University Masters in Finance program detailing the placements of their 1st cohort which graduated in 2015. All the students were placed or found improved jobs within their current employers. The average salary increase was 43% with an average

University of Utah Masters in Finance Program Update

The University of Utah Masters in Finance program has been featured on this site in the past, but there have been some recent changes that I think are of interest to everyone on this site. The program has really worked to develop itself as a placement centered

The Ohio State University MSF Program Update

I've been covering the Ohio State University MSF program for a number of years now and have watched the program grow and mature. It is one of the main programs students ask me about, which I owe to the fact that OSU is a highly recognized name