MS in Financial Risk Management

The Master of Science in Financial Risk Management (MSFRM) Program is designed for business professionals who want to enhance their careers by fully understanding how to identify and manage various types of financial risk.

Program Quick Facts

Start Term Fall
Location Hartford and Stamford
Ways to Complete Full Time, Part Time and

Fast Track (for current UConn ugrads)

Length (full-time)
15 Month
33-36 Credits
19 Month with Concentration
42-45 Credits
Courses Course Descriptions
Fees  $1500 per credit *Fall 2021

Class Profile

Total Number of Students 85
Gender Breakdown Female - 40%

Male - 60%

Average Age
25 Years Old
Average GMAT Score 652

GMAT/GRE Waived for the fall 2021 admissions cycle due to Covid-19

Acceptance Rate 25%


Scholarships Available
A limited number of merit scholarships are available, apply now before they are all awarded. Contact the Program. The CFA Access Scholarship significantly reduces the enrollment and exam registration fees for the CFA Program (originally $390 for Standard Registration), as well as provide the CFA program eBook.

Prodigy Finance Education Loans
UConn MSFRM International students are now eligible to apply for Prodigy Finance Education Loans.  Prodigy Finance offers competitive rates to international students with no collateral required. Learn More

Did You Know?

The UConn MSFRM program is one of less than 275 universities in the world whose curriculum has been distinguished by the CFA Institute as being closely tied to professional practice and can help students prepare for the CFA Exams.