The Master of Science (MS) in Computational Finance is a joint-degree program through the College of Computing and Digital Media and the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business that combines financial course work with computer programming.
The program is designed to meet the industry-wide need for financial professionals with exceptional programming skills, as well as in-depth understanding of financial concepts and business language.
This unique program will prepare you for a career in finance, specifically in portfolio management, risk management and financial engineering. Through the program, which is taught by faculty members with both industry and academic expertise, you will develop skills to:
Build a trading engine
Implement financial concepts into computer programs
Develop/use numerical algorithms and analytical techniques
Explore pricing of derivative securities
Understand and analyze simulation of financial systems
The MS in Computational Finance program is designed for students with a bachelor’s degree, or students who have earned or are earning an MBA.
Click here for Kellstadt Graduate School of Business admission requirements.