Finance is an important aspect of all and any kind of business. Whether you’re interested
in a deeper understanding of international financial markets, preparing to sit for
the CFA exam, or advancing toward a profession in Finance, the University of Dallas’
Finance program will help you achieve your goals.
This 33-credit-hour program equips professionals with intensive education in investments and corporate finance. Graduates are able to identify and measure financial risk, develop strategies to mitigate it, and assess a company's financial strategy and decisions. They are also well prepared for careers in finance including investment professionals, security analysis and portfolio management, corporate financial management and financial advising.
The 42-credit hour M.S. in financial analytics, specializes in the application of data science in the finance industry. As a STEM-designated program, the M.S. in Financial Analytics combines business analytics skills, such as data visualization, database management, predictive modeling and programming to make financially strategic decisions.
For professionals looking to enhance their careers in management, the MBA with a finance concentration allows students to gain an understanding of financial concepts to complement their knowledge and leadership skills gained through the Dallas MBA.
For professionals desiring to stay current on industry trends and best practices in the ever changing business environment, graduate certificates require less time to earn than a Master of Science or a Master of Business Administration and provide immediately actionable knowledge.
A hallmark of our program is the Student Managed Investment Fund. The SMIF is a live portfolio actively managed by our students. The mission of the SMIF at the University of Dallas is to enhance students' academic pursuits in the study of finance by offering exposure and participation in investment research/analysis and portfolio management/strategies. Learn More
The University of Dallas M.S. Finance Program is affiliated with the CFA Institure and prepares students to take the CFA Level 1 exam and seek to obtain the Chartered Financial Analyst® designation. This designation is achieved by passing a series of three rigorous exams adhering to code of ethics and standards of practice ovserved by the CFA Institute. The University of Dallas' M.S. Finance program is one of 150 universities worldwide recognized as a CFA Institute® University Affiliation Program.
Our recent graduates have found success in positions such as:
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Retail Logistics Finance
Assistant Vice President, Investment Banking
Bank of America
The University of Dallas ranked 29th among the 48 best online MBA in Finance degree programs in the nation and earned the title of "the Best School for Working Students." The flexible online coursework allows students to earn their MBA while continuing to work and advance in their careers.