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MS in Finance

Walden’s MS in Finance program can help you advance as an effective financial manager, planner, or analyst. The online MS in Finance degree program also prepares you to sit for the internationally recognized Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA®) exam or Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) exam, depending on your specialization.

Through industry-aligned coursework, you can develop specialized professional skills for your intended career path while also enhancing your knowledge of financial tools, financial analysis, legal and ethical issues, and managerial finance.

Receive a 10% tuition reduction if you reside outside the US and start this program today. Contact one of our enrollment advisors to learn more.

Enrollment process

  1. Complete the Request Information form

  2. An enrollment advisor will contact you to answer your questions.

  3. Choose the program that’s right for you, then apply.

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Choose a specialization based on your career goals:

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
  • Finance for the Professional (Self-Designed)

In your capstone courses for the CFA and CFP specializations, you will take a simulated certification exam to help prepare you to sit for these exams.

Career Options

The MS in Finance program can help prepare you for professional and management positions in fields such as:

  • Corporate finance
  • Investment banking
  • Financial management
  • Financial markets
  • Securities firms
  • Treasury management
  • Government

MS in Finance coursework is aligned with content on certification exams for finance professionals, and the capstone project for the CFA and CFP specializations is a simulated examination for the relevant certification. Upon completion of the program, students will have the knowledge base to sit for the CFA exam, CFP exam, or Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) qualification exams.

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