May 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Finance MS

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The Finance MS program is designed for students who wish to obtain a comprehensive graduate-level education in the field of finance. The MS in finance program provides two tracks of study - financial management and quantitative finance. In a volatile financial economy, employers seek future leaders like you, armed with the knowledge to make sound financial decisions. Accelerate your business career with a focused, graduate-level education where you’ll gain the strong analytical skills, academic training and practical tools that financial market employers are seeking in their ideal candidates. 

Financial Risk Management Track

Capstone: Project (3 credits)

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Electives (12 credits)

At least 2 must be STEM electives.

Total Credit Hours: 36

3.0 Degree GPA required


Financial Risk Management/Fintech Track

Quantitative Finance Track

Capstone: Project (3 credits)

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Total Credit Hours: 36

3.0 Degree GPA required


Quantitative Finance/Fintech Track

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 36 Hours


  • 1.5 Years

Application Fee

  • $100

Program Contact

School of Management
Office of Strategic Marketing and Enrollment Management
150 Jacobs Management Center
Buffalo, NY 14260
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SED Statement

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

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