UB Master of Science in Finance

Make a difference in the global economy

Develop the technical skills required for specialist and management roles in financial enterprise by completing our Master of Science in Finance degree program at UB’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business. This highly specialized degree will focus exclusively on issues related to finance, economics, and money markets. We will introduce you to modern concepts, such as financial regulation and behavioral finance, that play a critical role in today’s marketplace.

At UB, you will gain the decision-making, problem-solving, and analytical capabilities to solve financial problems, including how to:

  • Evaluate and price a financial opportunity
  • Gauge the appropriate level of risk to discount future projections
  • Compare across investment opportunities at a given time and how to allocate among them in an optimal way
  • Create useful tools for answering financial questions so that reports can be generated automatically and progress can be tracked
  • Assess and manage risk

Why UB?

  • STEM designated program
  • Ability to complete your degree as an add-on to our MBA program, in as little as two additional semesters
  • Courses taught by award-winning faculty with extensive real-world, professional business experience that combine academic lessons with professional development
  • Opportunity to gain industry certifications and licensure, including foundation for the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) and Series 7 – General Securities Representative Qualification Examination (GS)
  • Close proximity to NYC, Stamford, and Greenwich allows for easy access to and internship possibilities at some of the world’s most powerful hedge fund, insurance, investment, and banking companies, including 18 on the Fortune 500
  • Supportive Center for Career Development to help you launch or elevate your finance career
  • Access to expansive library resources and SMART technology-equipped classrooms

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Apr
25
Tue
University Senate Meeting @ Carlson Hall, Room 153
Apr 25 @ 12:20 pm – 1:20 pm
May
6
Sat
Commencement 2017 – Undergraduate and Traditional Graduate @ Webster Bank Arena
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:45 pm

This ceremony is set to confer nearly 1500 degrees to undergraduate and graduate candidates from:

  • School of Arts and Sciences
  • Ernest C. Trefz School of Business
  • School of Education
  • School of Engineering
  • Shintaro Akatsu School of Design
  • College of Public and International Affairs
  • School of Nursing
  • Fones School of Dental Hygiene (undergraduate)

Visit commencement.bridgeport.edu for more details.

May
18
Thu
MBA Information Sessions @ Mandeville Hall, Deans Suite
May 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business and Office of Graduate Admissions welcomes prospective Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) students to learn about the M.B.A. program and how to position oneself for a successful application process.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:

Jun
22
Thu
MBA Information Sessions @ Mandeville Hall, Deans Suite
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business and Office of Graduate Admissions welcomes prospective Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) students to learn about the M.B.A. program and how to position oneself for a successful application process.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:

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