UB Master of Science in Finance

Become a valuable asset to any team

No matter where your academic journey began, as a graduate of our STEM designated Finance (M.S.) degree program you will be well-positioned and capable of succeeding in the financial sector. Our program supports and empowers:

  • Recent undergraduates with a finance or related degree who want to obtain more in-depth knowledge of their field before launching a career
  • Recent undergraduates with a technical degree in fields such as mathematics, computer science, or engineering, who wish to expand their academic portfolio and professional prospects
  • Entry-level employees in finance or a related sector who aspire to elevate their careers but require more skills and training
  • Mid-career individuals looking to switch to more financially-focused roles by pursuing their studies part-time in order to immediately leverage their degree into a better career opportunity

The dedication and commitment of pursuing a Master of Science in Finance, along with the acquired advanced analytic and technical financial skills, put graduates of this program in high demand for roles as corporate financial analysts, financial managers, investment associates, and more.

What will UBecome with a Master of Finance Degree?

Opportunity awaits in…

Banks

Brokerage Firms

Government

Hedge Funds

Insurance Firms

Investment Banks

Investment Management Firms

Non-Profits

Portfolio Management

Private Equity

Private Industry

Reinsurance

How can UB help me reach my career goals?

Preparation for Future Studies and Industry Requirements

Certification and Licensure Opportunities

As a student in the Finance (M.S.) degree program, you will be prepared to sit for a variety of industry certifications and licensures, including Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) and Series 7 – General Securities Representative Qualification Examination (GS).

Pursue Your MBA

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business offers the following graduate degrees for individuals looking to either continue or concurrently expand upon their business education. Our MBA program is well-suited for individuals seeking to enhance their managerial skills:

Career Assistance

UB’s Center for Career Development helps graduates prepare for entrance into the workforce. Our comprehensive career counseling and resource center is dedicated to helping you become active participants in your own academic, professional, and career development.

Services provided include basics like resume and cover letter building, interview preparation, and negotiation as well as goal assessment and personal branding.

What's UBJobnet?

UBjobnet is UB’s internal job portal–open only to UB students and alumni! Here, you can access a variety of opportunities posted by local and national employers. Search for jobs/internships, submit your resume online, register for career related events, or all of the above.

To access UBjobnet:

  • Login to the myUB Portal
  • Click on the “Quick Links” box on the right side to navigate to UBjobnet
  • Find the resources that suit your needs:
    • Job Search: Find full-time, part-time, internship, student employment and volunteer opportunities
    • Email me new jobs: Set up job alerts by clicking “Email me new jobs” located above your search results. Use specific keywords to help tailor your emails to match your interests
    • Career Events: Register for and learn about more upcoming events
    • Employer Directory: Find and research companies related to your desired field
  • Upload your updated resume and cover letters to UBjobnet to be able to easily apply to posted positions through the system
  • Update your major, GPA, and graduation year in your profile to receive information on jobs and events related to your field

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Sep
21
Thu
Executive Speaker Series: Ted Yang @ Jacobson Lecture Hall (Mandeville Room 104)
Sep 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Executive Speaker SeriesTed Yang: Executive Speaker Series at the Ernest C. Trefz School of Business presents:

Ted Yang, Serial Entrepreneur and Investor
“Things an Engineer Learned about Entrepreneurship”

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. – Refreshments
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. – Presentation
7:00 – 7:30 p.m. – Q&A, Networking

This free event is open to all UB students, faculty, staff, and the public. Seating is limited. RSVP to Eileen Zoppi at ezoppi@bridgeport.edu or 203-576-4384.

Graduate Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Students interested in graduate programs at the University of Bridgeport are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

The graduate programs represented will include those in:

  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Design Management
  • Counseling
  • Public and International Affairs

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

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