MS Programs

Master’s in Financial Risk Management

he Master of Science in Financial Risk Management gives you a comprehensive, foundational knowledge of current risk management issues, methodologies, and challenges that position you for successful career in risk management at a variety of financial institutions.

With an MS in Financial Risk Management, you will gain an in-depth look at the core areas of risk management, including interest rates, markets, credits, foreign exchanges, and more. You will also develop a strong understanding of derivatives, and learn how to use analytical and quantitative models and methodologies in risk management. The cumulation of your knowledge can be applied to current issues and developing challenges in the field of risk management.

Program Highlights

Designed with Your Goals in Mind

The elective options offered within the MS in Financial Risk Management help you customize your study to meet your career goals — whether you’re looking to begin your career in risk management, or are a more seasoned professional looking to take your career to the next level. You will gain a solid foundation in all areas of financial risk management and deepen your expertise with courses that address current risk management tools, methodologies, and techniques

Professional Certifications

The program prepares you to sit for the professional certification tests of the leading professional financial risk management associations, including:

Preliminary Courses and Waivers
Required Courses
Elective Courses

Office of Graduate Admissions

Visitors: 151 E. 25th St. Room 820 (between Lexington and 3rd Avenues)
Mail: One Bernard Baruch Way, Box H-820, New York, NY 10010
Phone: (646) 312-1300
Fax: (646) 312-1301
Website: Zicklin Graduate Admissions

International Student Service Center

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New York, NY 10010
Phone: (646) 312-2050
Fax: (646) 312-2051
Email: issc@baruch.cuny.edu
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