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MS in Finance

MS Finance

Take command of the volatile finance industry.

Start with accelerated foundational courses, develop a focus in corporate finance, investment management, or capital markets, and be ready for your new role in just one year.

This is your opportunity to join chief financial officers, treasurers, and fund managers who call SCU their alma mater.

  • Practical experience.

     Graduate business students in Lucas Hall square crop

    We'll help you plan your next career move through a range of resources from one-on-one consulting to networking events with alumni. 

2017 MS Finance class profile

  • Average age  27
  • Women  24%
  • Average work experience  2.3 years
  • Average GMAT or GRE  603 / 309
  • Average Undergraduate GPA 3.21
  • Average TOEFL 106



Application deadlines

Fall Enrollment

  • April 1 Round 1 Deadline
  • June 1 Final Deadline



  • $1,124/unit (2016-17 tuition)
  • 48 units minimum 

Application requirements

  • 4-year bachelor's degree from accredited college or university
    (in U.S., by regional accrediting agency; international institutions must be accredited by country's Ministry of Education)
  • Two official transcripts from each institution attended (including extension programs)
    or, for international degrees, a course-by-course evaluation by NACES (National Association of Credential Evaluation Services or
  • GMAT or GRE scores sent directly to University from test center
    GMAT Institution Code BV3-WB51
    GRE Insitution Code 7238
  • TOEFL scores sent directly to University from test center
    Required if English is not your first language, even if your schooling was conducted in English. 
    TOEFL Institution Code 4851, Department code: 02
  • Two confidential letters of recommendation 
    Must be from managers or supervisors familiar with your work. For new graduates, recommendations from faculty are acceptable. 

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