MSF Archive

Georgetown University Master in Finance Update

I have an exciting update for the Georgetown University Master in Finance program! Georgetown plans on changing their program from strictly online to a blended program, meaning students can take classes on campus as well as remotely. This also allows students who are utilizing the online option

Southern Methodist University MSF Placement Information

I’ve been getting a lot of emails regarding the Southern Methodist University MSF program recently. I’ve know about the program for years, but I was pretty quiet from what I could tell. Well this must have changed as the program is becoming a lot more active and

MIT Master in Finance Student Teaches Game Theory

A friend of mine and current MIT Master in Finance student is teaching a class at on Game Theory and what poker and finance have in common. The fact that the guy teaching it is a legit, world class poker player makes it even better. I was

Villanova MSF Program Update – April 18, 2015

The Villanova MSF program is nearing the start of their 2015-2016 class, but there is still time to apply. Anyone looking to apply should contact Meredith Lockyer or Kimberly Kane (contact info here). In my experience, the program looks at applicants in a holistic fashion, allowing a

Vanderbilt Visit

  I am currently in Nashville recovering after a dinner and night out visiting with the Vanderbilt MSF staff and current students. What a great program. I’ll try and lay out my opinions in order, but go easy on me if things are all over the place.

Villanova University Masters in Finance Student Review #5

The Villanova University Masters in Finance program is routinely asked about and is a program that I am particularly familiar with. It is also one that I have been lucky enough to have numerous student reviews on over the years. A student from a year or two

Santa Clara MSF Program Application Deadline Extended

I has been a while since I posted about the Santa Clara MSF program and I wanted to give everyone an update. The program has been maturing and doing great things. They just recently extended their application deadline to May 1st. This is a great for anyone

Baruch College Executive MSF Update

All, I wanted to post an update on the Baruch College Executive MSF program. More and more people have messaged me looking for programs that would be ideal for someone who isn’t junior in their career. Being located in Manhattan is also a distinct advantage. I reached

University of San Diego Master in Finance Program

The University of San Diego Master in Finance program is a new find and adds to the list of California schools for anyone looking at West Coast programs. The program is 12-months long and the curriculum is heavily orientated with the CFA body of knowledge. This should

Georgetown University MSF Update – Virtual Open House – January 27

The Georgetown University MSF program is very popular among my readers and I wanted to give everyone an update since they will be hosting a virtual open house on January 27th at 7:00PM. This is a great way to ask questions and get feedback regarding this years

Ohio State University MSF Placements

It’s been a while since I last put a post up regarding the Ohio State University MSF program and I wanted to give all of you an update on the great results they have had. OSU was one of the earliest new programs to come out and

Vanderbilt University MS in Finance 2014 Employment Report

    The Vanderbilt University MSF Program just released their 2014 Employment Report and the results are great. I will include the full link to the program towards the end for everyone that wants to read it in full, but let me just touch on some of

MIT Sloan Master in Finance Program Update

The MIT Sloan Master in Finance program just opened up their application for the 2015 year and admissions staff are on the road meeting with prospective students and answering their questions. I wanted to bring to all of your attention a couple of their big information sessions

Vanderbilt University MSF Program Update

I wanted to post a Vanderbilt University MSF Program Update for everyone to check out as I just received some great information from their admissions and career services department. Vanderbilt continues to have phenomenal success in their program and I hear nothing but good news coming from current

Georgetown University MSF Open House October 20th

Hey guys, I just wanted to mention to all of you about the Georgetown University MSF Open House that is scheduled for 7pm to 8pm, October 20th.  I took part in the one last year and found it to be very helpful. You get a taste of the online

Tulane University MSF in China

Tulane University has recently announced that they are partnering with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences to start an internationally focused masters in finance program. This is a great addition to their current MSF portfolio, with full time classes in New Orleans and part time classes in Houston.

Simon Business School in New York City Upcoming Events

The Simon Business School in New York City MSF program has some upcoming events that I thought would be of interest to you. The programs goes out of its way to give interested students an opportunity to meet with admissions officers and get first hand knowledge of what

Georgetown University MSF Program Update

The Georgetown University MSF program has an updated information page that I thought would be worth while posting. It has a couple videos that show you a behind the scenes look at the program and the technology that goes into it. I was privileged enough to see

MIT Master in Finance Program Events

The MIT Master in Finance program has listed their upcoming admission events for 2014 and I thought all of you would like to know. I think meeting an adcom in person and discussing the program is invaluable in your decision making process. MIT is really good about

Financial Times 2014 Masters in Finance Ranking

The Financial Times 2014 Masters in Finance Ranking has been released to much celebration and disagreement. I personally think the ranking is best for international programs (with a few caveats), but overall it is beneficial to the degree and helps increase awareness. I think rankings should be only

Vanderbilt University New Dual MSF/JD program

Vanderbilt University has just announced that they are starting a new joint masters in finance and law degree program this upcoming fall. This is a pretty exciting announcement as I believe this is the first program of its type (at least in the US). Considering how popular