Master's in Finance Degree Program
Study corporate finance in intimate classrooms.
At USD, we've set the stage for you to be a successful financial practitioner in today's 21st century global workplace. After 10 months, our master's in finance program will prepare you to take the first two levels of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exam. As a future CFA, you'll possess the most recognized and respected financial designation in the world.
Through individualized learning, our award-winning research faculty and financial consultants will immerse you in corporate finance topics like executive compensation and corporate governance. You'll learn about money, bond and foreign exchange markets, along with asset allocation strategies, equity portfolio management and investment banking.
We'll also help you become fluent in global topics like currency markets, trade and capital flows, and the international monetary system. Our finance master's program prepares you for the kind of work you'll do in the real world through hands-on experience applying financial modeling techniques and using databases like WRDS and Compustat to conduct empirical research.
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017 // 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.Digital Gym, 2921 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104
Friday, April 28, 2017 // 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Manchester Hall, Room Auditorium 5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
Friday, May 12, 2017 // 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.KIPJ, Room Theater 5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110