Master of Science in Finance

Distinguish yourself in the finance sector.

Gain the strong analytical skills, academic training and practical tools that financial market employers are seeking. From a real-money investment group to supervised research and projects on cutting-edge portfolio management and theory, you’ll be deeply engaged in a vibrant and welcoming community.

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GMAT and GRE tests are now optional.

The School of Management uses a test-optional admissions process for our Master of Science programs. You have the option to submit GMAT or GRE scores in support of your application, but are not required to do so.

Position Yourself with Career Tracks

International Students

UB’s MS in Finance qualifies as a STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) program in Financial Mathematics, which provides an additional 24 months Optional Practical Training (OPT) for F-1 visa holders. For information, visit the Department of Homeland Security Study in the States website or UB's International Student and Scholar Services Office.

Select Organizations That Employ our Graduates

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Barclays logo.
Bosch logo.
Citi logo.
Coca-Cola logo.
Delaware North logo.
Deloitte logo.
Emerge logo.
Excellus logo.
EY logo.
Goldman Sachs logo.
HSBC logo.
JP Morgan Chase logo.
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Moody's Analytics logo.
Morgan Stanley logo.
US Bank logo.
Veritas logo.

Class of 2023 Employment Statistics

86% employment within 6 months of graduation.
86% employment within 6 months of graduation.
A bar graph indicating annual base salary: $100,000, high; $69,735 average base salary; $52,000 low.
A bar graph indicating annual base salary: $100,000, high; $69,735 average base salary; $52,000 low.

Begin with the end in mind.

Before you set foot on campus, the Career Resource Center is engaged and committed to your success. We work with you to help develop your career strategy and hone the tools you’ll need for an effective job search and rewarding career.

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It’s who you know.

Join the ranks of thousands of UB School of Management alumni who live and work across the globe. You’ll find alumni on Wall Street and in financial leadership positions throughout industry, nonprofits and government who are deeply engaged with UB, providing faculty and students with a direct connection to real-world issues and opportunities. You’ve got connections and our CRC will help you leverage them.

Alumni Success

Look closely in virtually any corner of the world and you will find successful alumni from the No. 1 business school in SUNY.

Learn more about our MS in Finance program.

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