Quantitative Financial Economics, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 33 Hours

Core Courses
STAT 4203Mathematical Statistics I3
MATH 4513Numerical Analysis3
FIN 5763Derivative Securities and the Management of Financial Price Risk3
ECON 5213Introduction to Econometrics3
FIN 5223Investment Theory and Strategy3
ECON 51233
ECON 52233
FIN 5773Financial Engineering3
ECON 5033Macroeconomic Analysis3
FIN 5883Quantitative Financial Applications3
FIN 5550Special Topics in Finance3
Total Hours33

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level