Finance Specialization: Financial Risk Management and Compliance, M.S.

Master of Science
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About This Degree

The Master of Science in Finance with a specialization in Financial Risk Management and Compliance prepares students for rewarding positions in the risk management and compliance functions of financial institutions and corporate treasuries.  The curriculum addresses the tools and techniques for managing multiple sources of risk, including counterparty credit risk, market risk, operating risk, and regulatory risk. This program of study includes the subject matter required for the Financial Risk Manager (FRM®) certification administered by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), as well as the Professional Risk Manager (PRM™) designation administered by the Professional Risk Manager’s International Association (PRMIA). Students are encouraged to pursue one or both of these credentials along with their M.S. in Finance degree.