We've adjusted your Fall 2021 admissions requirements in response to COVID-19.

Same exceptional program with fewer requirements (Fall 2021 only):

  • Skip the GMAT/GRE
  • Skip the Calculus prerequisite

If you have any questions on your application, please email cheryl.dondero@uconn.edu.

MSFRM Employment Report 2019

Support from Career Services

  • We offer a dedicated Career Development team to provide you complete support throughout your career journey, even if you plan to take your classes online.
  • Learn to build a first-rate resume, gain advanced networking and interviewing skills, and stay on top of current business trends.
  • Multiple recruiting events will take place specifically for our MS in Financial Risk Management students either on campus or virtually from companies such as Goldman Sachs, KPMG, PWC and IBM.
  • Weekly meetings with risk and finance professionals
  • 1:1 support: Daily office hours (in-person and virtual), practice interviews, and more.

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The 4+1 Master of Science in Financial Risk Management (MSFRM) is designed for current UConn undergraduate students who want to fast-track their career by earning both their Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in just 5 years. Jump start your career with a specialized Master’s degree that focuses on teaching students real-world practical applications. Students are supported by two Corporate Outreach and Career Advising Specialists that focus solely on risk management students. Domestic students see 100% placement within 3 months and all MSFRM students see 83% placement within 3 months, with a $94K average starting salary.

A real-world approach to Risk Management Theory