Students can track their progress in the Student Services Online system. Your curriculum has been entered into the database and is updated as you complete courses. You may also visit the Student Services office for a personal review of your academic audit.
MSCF candidates must complete a minimum of 150 units of coursework that fulfill the graduation requirements specified for their entering class.
The following is the curriculum for Full-Time MSCF students entering in 2012. Students will graduate in December, 2013 and are considered the Class of 2014.
Required courses must be taken in the mini-semesters specified, no exceptions. Students may not drop required courses. Students must re-take required courses they fail.
Curriculum is subject to change.
Click on a course title to read the course description and prerequisites.
|Mini||Course #||Course Title||Units|
|Mini 1||46-901||Financial Computing I||6|
|45-789||Presentations for computational Finance||6|
|Mini 2||46-902||Financial Computing II||6|
|46-980||MSCF Deutsche Trading Competition||0|
|46-941||Multi-Period Asset Pricing||6|
|Mini 3||46-903||Financial Computing III||6|
|45-987||Financial Products and Markets||6|
|46-926||Statistical and Machine Learning Methods for Financial Data||6|
|46-944||Stochastic Calculus I||6|
|Mini 4||46-929||Financial Time Series Analysis||6|
|45-986||Macroeconomics for Computational Finance||6|
|46-932||Simulation Methods for Option Pricing||6|
|46-945||Stochastic Calculus II||6|
|Mini 1||45-988||Financial Optimization||6|
|45-886||Studies in Financial Engineering||6|
|Mini 2||46-915||Advanced Derivative Modeling*||6|
|46-904||Financial Computing IV*||6|
|45-887||Financial Economics for Computational Finace*||6|
|46-954||Risk Management I*||6|
|46-955||Risk Management II*||6|
* Choose four of five
Refer to the MSCF Student Handbook for more detailed information.