Graduates of UConn's MS in Financial Risk Management program will have multiple career options and/or advancements available to them.
Some graduates will return to their original positions where they will benefit in terms of enhanced career prospects.
The majority of graduates are expected to move into new jobs as they become more attractive to the risk management and financial services industries.
Students can join and avail themselves of all GARP benefits including use of its career job postings.
We invite all prospective students to review this page and reach out to our career experts for additional information.
- The national median salary for Financial Risk Specialists is $100,006.
- Top employers recruiting in the US for Financial Risk Analysts include Wells Fargo, USAA, Citigroup, Deloitte, Humana, GPAC, US Bank, and Capital One.
- Specialized skills include risk management, risk analysis, auditing, financial services, project management, and data analysis.
*According to Lightcast data
FRM graduates from the 2021/2022 academic year have secured meaningful post-graduation roles at a multitude of firms, including, but not limited to: Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, EY, Henkel, Conning, The Hartford, JPMorgan Chase, State Street, UBS, and Credit Suisse.
Manager Billing & Revenue
Program Manager Risk Adjustment
Enterprise Risk Management
Model Risk Analyst
Senior Risk Analyst
Credit Risk Analyst
Program graduates are also well-prepared for professional positions in:
Risk Management & Consulting
Primary & Derivative Securities Valuation
Financial Information Systems Management
Index Options Analysis