MS in Finance

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Achieve your professional goals with an online MS in Finance

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.

April 1

Final application deadline for summer 2023

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Program Plan of Study

1. SummerBUKD-C520Quantitative Analysis
1. SummerBUKD-C521Managing Accounting Information for Decision-Making3
2. FallBUKD-C540Financial Management3
2. FallBUKD-C530Economics for Managers3
3. WinterBUKD-F741Asset Pricing and Security Valuation3
3. WinterBUKD-F745Valuation and Capital Investment3
4. SpringElectives6
5. SummerElectives6

Elective Course Options
Students will complete 9 elective credit hours of finance and 3 credit hours of accounting & analytics elective credit .

Finance Electives
BUKD-D734Working Capital Management3
BUKD-F742International Financial Management3
BUKD-F743Financial Risk Management3
BUKD-F755Fixed Income and Equity Asset Valuation 3
BUKD-F760  Value Investing and Applied Security Selection3
BUKD-S754* Financial Data Analytics1.5
BUKD-F754* Financial Data Analytics1.5

*BUKD-F754 and BUKD-S754 must both be taken to meet credit hour minimums

Accounting & Analytics Electives
BUKD-F722Managerial Accounting3
BUKD-C527Business Econometrics3
BUEX-C531Predictive Analytics/Data Mining3
BUEX-C533BUEX-C533 Data Warehousing and Visualization3
BUKD-C561The US in a Global Economy3

Elevate your Kelley Direct experience

Connect, learn, and have fun with your fellow peers. The student-led Kelley Direct Student Leadership Association is exclusively for online students. 

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