CFA Institute Recognizes Finance MS Program for Preparing Graduates
The University of Dallas' Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business was welcomed into
the CFA Institute University Recognition Program for excellence in preparing students
for the investment profession's most rigorous credentialing program, the Chartered
Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. Fewer than one in five candidates who begin the
CFA certification program worldwide complete it.
"This recognition means that the MS in Finance at UD is a rigorous and marketable
degree," said Jenny Gu, assistant professor in the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of
Business. "The knowledge students acquire from this program will prepare them well
for careers in the investment field."
In order to earn the CFA Institute's recognition, UD's MS in Finance program was required
to incorporate at least 70 percent of the CFA Program Candidate Body of Knowledge
(CBOK) and emphasize the CFA Institute Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice within
Additionally, UD is eligible to receive a limited number of student scholarships for
the CFA Program each year from the CFA Institute.
For more information about UD's graduate program in finance visit udallas.edu/cob/ms.
The CFA Institute is the global association of investment professionals that sets
the standard for professional excellence andFewer than one in five candidates who
begin the CFA certification program worldwide complete it.