1 1/2 years
Approved as a STEM-Designated Degree
Highly flexible program providing expert training in all areas of finance and is an official CFA program partner.
Applications open in October.
$66,648 – Estimated total (tuition, program and campus fees)
Program graduates typically have careers in Investment Banking, Accounting, Insurance, and Consulting. Positions such as:
Business Valuation Associate
Financial Operations Analyst
Junior Associate, Consulting
Average starting salary for our graduates is $82,281 (based on 2018 Financial Times reporting). Graduates have landed jobs at: HSBC Global Banking, J.P. Morgan, PwC, Citi, Goldman Sachs, Bloomberg, EY and Deloitte.
Students in the program receive individualized career development support through Business Career Services in the form of one-on-one advising, Career Training programs, networking events, and access to more than 200 companies who recruit on campus each year.
Graduates landed jobs at:
Harris and Associates
Nemo IT Consulting
New York Life
STEM-designated degrees allowing international students an additional 24 months on an optional practical training (OPT) STEM extension to work in the U.S. post- graduation.
Multiple specializations including Quantitative Finance, Asset Management, Corporate Finance, and Risk Management and Insurance.
A background in finance or economics is highly recommended but not required for very well-prepared candidates.
Cutting-edge classes including: Big Data Analytics, High Frequency Trading, Financial Engineering, Valuation.
High quality instructors including world class professors and industry experts.
Business Instructional Facility, Suite 3019
515 E. Gregory Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
Jeff Yacup, Associate Director of Recruiting and Admissions,Set up an in-depth conversation with me about the MSF program, application, admissions process, tuition, curriculum, your goals and how the Illinois MSF can help you.