GARP and CFA Partnerships

The UConn School of Business MSFRM Program is affiliated with the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) and has an official University GARP Chapter.

GARP members represent over 5,000 different companies, including banks, asset management firms, insurers, academic institutions, government regulatory bodies, and other financial institutions. GARP now has over 100,000 members worldwide from more than 167 countries.

GARP Financial Risk Management (FRM®) Exam

Graduates of the UConn School of Business MSFRM Program will be prepared to take the GARP Financial Risk Management (FRM®) Exam).

GARP Career Center

Students can join GARP and as members have access to the GARP Career Center, the premier destination to find outstanding financial risk management jobs and the world’s best trained candidates. Serving the banking, finance, financial services, consulting, and risk management professions, the GARP Career Center is a premier job board that caters exclusively to the complexities of the risk management profession. Sectors serviced include:

  • Asset and Liability Management
  • Credit Risk Derivatives and Exotics
  • Energy Risk
  • Enterprise Risk
  • Equities and Fixed Income (Research and Training)
  • Investment Risk
  • Market Risk
  • Operational Risk
  • Quantitative Analysis

The UConn School of Business MSFRM Program is also affiliated with the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute University Affiliation Program.

With more than 120,00 members the CFA Institute continues to build a strong global investment community with participants in the investment community, including regulators and legislators, universities and commercial organizations.    

CFA Program Exam

Graduates of the UConn School of Business MSFRM Program will be prepared to take Level I and II CFA Program Exams.

CFA Institute Career Resources

As members, students can explore the CFA Career Resources page. Members and Candidates can use the career resources library and visit the Career Center.

CFA Institute Members and Candidates are able to create profiles, save job searches, setup email alerts for new opportunities and apply for jobs all through the Career Center. 

Top Occupations of Members Globally
  • Portfolio Manager
  • Research Analyst
  • Consultant
  • Chief-Level Executive
  • Risk Manager
  • Corporate Financial Analyst
  • Relationship Manager
  • Financial Advisor

Social Media Links

Global Association of Risk Professionals

Chartered Financial Analyst