Master of Finance (MFIN)

Overview

Colorado State University’s Master of Finance is a highly quantitative 30-credit program offered on campus that provides a comprehensive study of the principles, processes, and practices of investment analysis, portfolio management, corporate finance and financial risk management.

You’ll get hands-on experience closely aligned with professional practice, individual attention from faculty, and interaction with other motivated and engaged students. And you can be confident that your knowledge will translate into real world skills. Our students continually have high pass rates on the Chartered Finance Analyst (CFA®) and Financial Risk Manager (FRM®) exams, or choose to pursue Ph.D. programs.

Master of Finance (MFIN)

  • AACSB Accredited
  • Two semesters (full-time) or four semesters (part time)
  • Pursue professional certifications such as CFA® or FRM®
  • Earn outstanding career potential and enhanced corporate visibility or continue on to further advanced degrees.

Next Steps

Requirements

Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

Financial Aid

Application Deadline Dates

Department Deadlines

  • Fall
    • June 1 for domestic
    • May 1 for international applicants

Please be aware that financial aid deadlines may occur before the application for admission deadlines.