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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
Length (full-time)
15 Month
33-36 Credits
19 Month with Concentration
42-45 Credits

Course Descriptions

Fees $1325 per credit


Stamford Campus Housing 
For the first time, full-time MSFRM applicants to the Stamford Campus are eligible for campus housing. Learn More

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

Class Profile

Total Number of Students

Hartford - 49 Students

Stamford - 152 Students

Gender Breakdown

Female - 50%

Male - 50%

Average Age
22 Years Old
Average GMAT Score


Acceptance Rate 25%

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.