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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

 Elite Research Faculty and Expert Practitioners
 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
 Practical Curriculum
 Immersive Experiences
 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

 Cohort Experience
 GMAT/GRE Optional
 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

#1 Public Master of Finance in New England
(for MS in Financial Risk Management)

-TFE Times (2024)

Enhance Your Career in Financial and Enterprise Risk Management

 Dedicated Career Development Team
 Complete Support Throughout Your Career Journey
 Resume Building
 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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