Admissions

Recent college graduates and early-career professionals with experience or interest in finance should apply to the MS in Finance Program.

 

Prerequisites

Ideal candidates for the program must meet the following criteria:

  • Completion of university-level courses in statistics and calculus is required
  • Completion of linear algebra course is preferred, but not required
  • Professional work experience is preferred, but not required

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Program Snapshot

Start Date

 Start Date:  Summer (July)
 

Duration

 Duration: 12-16 months
 

Location

 Location: On-campus classes held during the day

Application Deadlines

Round Submission Deadline Decision Notification
Round 1

November 1, 2020

December 31, 2020
Round 2

January 3, 2021

March 15, 2021
Round 3

February 3, 2021 

April 15, 2021
Round 4

March 15, 2021 

April 30, 2021

Round 5

April 15, 2021*

May 30, 2021

 *After the final deadline, we will continue accepting applications on a space available basis. Please contact us at msf@umn.edu with any questions.

IMPORTANT: MS in Finance Program Orientation is required for all incoming students. Orientation for Summer 2021 will be held in early July 2021.

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