MS in Financial Engineering & Risk Management

Earn your master’s degree and launch your career in 12 months

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Offered by the nationally renowned Mihaylo College of Business and Economics Opens in new window , the Master of Science in Financial Engineering & Risk Management (MS FERM) is a ground-breaking new program that merges the quantitative principles of financial engineering and the practical business applications of risk management.

You will solve problems facing the financial services industry using knowledge and skills obtained through diversified class offerings, applied research and professional mentorship.

The MS FERM program comprises three semesters and ten courses and a year-long capstone project.

Program at a glance

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Areas of study: Quantitative principles of financial engineering and the practical business applications of risk management

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Number of courses: 10 courses (30 units)
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Program Length: 12 months


Cost: $3,500 per course, plus mandatory campus fees; Innovative STEM designated program
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Ideal for: Students with a finance, engineering or science backgrounds looking to combine theory with practical business applications
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Program Format: On campus (Fullerton, California)

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