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A Real-World Approach to Risk Management Theory
The University of Connecticut's STEM-designated, Graduate Programs in Financial and Enterprise Risk Management are designed to equip you with
the skills and expertise needed to ensure a promising career trajectory in these specialized areas of finance. Program graduates are prepared to excel in high-demand risk management roles across diverse industries, including finance, healthcare, technology, and insurance. The degree will prepare graduates to address a variety of risk factors that pose threats to businesses, including financial, operational, informational, geopolitical, regulatory, and cybersecurity risk.
UConn's newly revitalized, 36-credit Master's degree combines FRM and ERM coursework with the option to add a 9-credit concentration in Quantitative Methods in Risk Management. Courses include quantitative finance, financial programming & risk modeling, and legal & ethical issues in the financial risk landscape. For an FRM-focused boost to your credentials, explore our 12-credit Graduate Certificate in Financial Risk Management. Current undergraduate students can fast-track their career with an Accelerated Undergraduate-to-Graduate program option, finishing the master's degree up to a semester sooner than a traditional graduate student.
The UConn School of Business is a fully accredited AACSB institution, with campuses across the state of Connecticut. Risk program courses are offered in-person, full-time or part-time in Stamford.
Features and Benefits
Dedicated Career Coaches with Proven ROI
STEM-Designated Degree Program
Visa Sponsorships Available
Graduates will be prepared to take Level I and II CFA Program Exams
Application Fee Waivers are available
Scholarships are available on a first-come basis - apply early!
Official University GARP Chapter
Currently accepting applications for Fall 2024.
MS in Financial and Enterprise Risk Management - Quick Facts
Start Term: Fall Semester
Your Pace: Part-Time or Full-Time
Locations: Stamford, Connecticut USA
Cost: $1500 per credit
Apply by April 1 for your best chance at scholarship consideration
Accelerated Undergraduate-to-Graduate options
Length of Program: 15-19 months for Full-Time students (33-36 credits)
Add a semester to pursue Quantitative Methods in Risk Management
Enhance Your Career in Financial and Enterprise Risk Management
Complete Support Throughout Your Career Journey
Advanced Networking and Interviewing Skills
On-campus and Virtual Recruiting Events
Weekly meetings with Risk and Finance Professionals
• Meet with Goldman Sachs, KPMG, PwC, IBM and Other Top Companies
1:1 Support: Daily Office Hours, Practice Interviews, and More
Jobs and Career Outlook
UConn Risk Management Graduates typically land careers in Finance, Healthcare, Technology, and Insurance, in roles such as internal auditing, portfolio management, risk analysis, enterprise risk management, commercial banking, investment banking, and more as the risk management sector continues to grow.
Inquire now and take the next step to enhance your career today.
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