MS in Finance

Achieve an MS in Finance on your terms

An online MS in Finance delivers the ideal background in financial expertise for future CFOs. The Kelley School is the #1 producer of sitting CFOs among public universities and #2 overall (Crist|Kolder Volatility Report, 2020). You’ll develop the financially sound reasoning you need to achieve the strategic goals of your organization.

Topics covered include:

  • Financial management
  • Quantitative analysis
  • Value creation
  • Economics
  • Risk management
  • Capital markets

Earn your degree around your schedule

Complete your 30 credit-hour graduate degree in 18 months to three years, advancing your career at a pace that fits your life.

Application deadline for fall 2022

July 1

Final application deadline

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Required courses (21 credits)

Term 1BUKD-C521Managing Accounting Information for Decision-Making
Term 1BUKD-C530Economics for Managers3
Term 2BUKD-C520Quantitative Analysis3
Term 2BUKD-C540Financial Management3
Term 3BUKD-F722Managerial Accounting3
Term 4BUKD-F741Asset Pricing and Security Valuation3
Term 4BUKD-F745Valuation and Capital Investment3

Elective courses (9 credits)
Term 5 and later; choose three of the courses below.

BUKD-C543Financial Analysis and Firm Valuation3
BUKD-D734Working Capital Management3
BUKD-F742International Financial Management3
BUKD-F743Financial Risk Management3
BUKD-F744Financial Strategy and Corporate Restructuring3
BUKD-F753 Behavior Finance 3
BUKD-F754*Financial Data Analytics1.5
BUKD-F755Fixed Income and Equity Asset Valuation 3
BUKD-F760 Value Investing and Applied Security Selection3
BUKD-S754*Financial Data Analytics1.5

Total credits for program: 30

*BUKD-F754 and BUKD-S754 must be taken together for a total of three credits.

Note: Plan of study is subject to change.

MS programs overview

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