Master of Science in Finance
Master of Science in Finance

The Master of Science (M.S.) in Finance degree provides students with in-depth finance knowledge and analytical skills applicable to real-life management of financial institutions as well as corporations. The primary objective of the M.S. in Finance program is to provide individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to become experts in finance and thus advance their careers. The M.S. in Finance degree will help advance the careers of recent undergraduates in finance and those individuals with backgrounds in mathematics, economics, computer science or other quantitative backgrounds who are now considering a new career in the financial industry (banking, insurance, and other financial institutions) or in financial management of corporations.

Benedictine University's M.S. in Finance program is designed for working adults who have a business-related undergraduate degree and desire a career in the area of finance. Evening and weekend classes are ideal for those who seek flexibility in their course schedules, and plan to register as a part-time student. Additionally, well-qualified Benedictine University students who complete an undergraduate B.B.A. or B.S. degree are eligible to complete a 4+1 M.S. in Finance degree with one additional year of graduate study.

M.S. in Finance Curriculum:

The M.S. in Finance program requires 64 quarter credit hours of graduate course work.

  • Managerial Competency Topics
  • Core/Foundation Finance Competency
  • Advance Finance Topics
  • Electives: students are required to choose 16 quarter-credit hours elective courses (4 courses) suited to their personal or professional interests.
Bloomberg Trading Lab

Custom designed to professional standards, the Bloomberg Trading Lab supports more than 20 state-of-the-art professional applications in business analytics, economics, finance, investment portfolio management, strategy, and analytical visualization –an exceptional value for undergraduate and graduate students.

Bloomberg Trading Lab with Larissa Miller
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Elizabeth Ritt, Ed.D., M.S.N., RN, NEA-BC, CNE
Interim Dean
Phone: (630) 829-1933
Fax: (630) 829-6226

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5700 College Rd.
Lisle, IL 60532
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