M.S. in Finance and M.S. in Financial Technology & Analytics Dual Degree Master's Program
Stevens School of Business and the University of Pavia offer this highly-coordinated dual degree program empowering you with a comprehensive skill set that merges traditional finance knowledge with cutting-edge technology and data analytics expertise. At the end of the program, you will get a Master’s degree in Finance from the University of Pavia and a Master’s degree in Financial Technology & Analytics from the Stevens School of Business.
In the first year, you will enroll full-time at the University of Pavia, taking courses within the M.S. in Finance program (120 ECT units). Then, you will enroll full-time at the Stevens School of Business and then taking courses within the MS in Financial Technology and Analytics program (24 credits). You will receive a diploma from each school after completion (approximately 24 months).
Adaptability: FinTech and Analytics are reshaping the industry, and this dual degree ensures graduates are well-equipped to navigate these changes.
Innovation in Finance: Be positioned to lead FinTech innovations like blockchain, AI-driven algorithms, and more.
Data-Driven Decision Making: Professionals who understand data analytics can make informed decisions, develop predictive models, and derive insights that enhance financial strategies.
Career Opportunities: Graduates can pursue a wide range of career paths in traditional finance sectors, FinTech firms, investment banks, consulting, data analytics companies, and more.
Finance Data Scientist
Stevens Institute of Technology
Stevens Institute of Technology is a premier, private research university in Hoboken, New Jersey, overlooking the Manhattan skyline. Since its founding in 1870, technological innovation and entrepreneurship have been the hallmarks of Stevens’ education and research. Within the university’s four schools, Stevens prepares its more than 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students for an increasingly complex and technology-centric world. Our exceptional students collaborate closely with world-class faculty in an interdisciplinary, student-centric, entrepreneurial environment, readying them to fuel the innovation economy. Academic and research programs spanning finance, computing, engineering and the arts expand the frontiers of science and leverage technology to confront the most challenging problems of our time. Stevens is consistently ranked among the nation’s leaders in ROI and career services and is in the top 1% nationally of colleges with the highest-paid graduates.
About The Stevens M.S. Financial Technology and Analytics Program
Steven School of Business MS Financial Technology and Analytics degree covers a range of topics in financial technology and data science, including financial technology, blockchain technologies and decentralized finance, digital payment technologies and trends, applied statistics with applications in finance, introduction to financial risk management, and time series with applications to finance or advanced financial econometrics. You will be well-equipped to lead financial technology and data science teams in both start-ups and established financial firms.
This dual degree program will put you in the Financial Technology and Machine Learning concentration which is focused on the newest emerging technologies.
Courses (24 Credits)
Pavia 509897 can be transferred to replace Stevens FE535 and Pavia 509894 can be transferred to replace Stevens FA541.
Prerequisite Courses: Financial and Managerial Accounting, Financial Management, and Statistical Models.
The University of Pavia
The University of Pavia is one of the oldest universities in the world founded in 1361 and offering degree courses in all fields of studies Students are welcomed into the friendly and dynamic atmosphere of the city campus full of culture, enriching their life. The university is an active promoter of research in collaboration with the world’s most prestigious academic institutions and is a leader toward adaptation to changes and search of new paths to explore and new life changing discoveries to be made.
About the Pavia M.S. in Finance Program
The Master Program in Finance is for students pursuing advanced knowledge in the field of quantitative finance from an international perspective. It is based on a collaboration among the Departments of Economics and Management, Mathematics, Physics.
You will acquire theory and practice in financial principles, tools, and techniques that position you for a rewarding career in finance. You will learn how to analyze financial markets, use and structure financial products, and be able to make optimal and strategic decisions in an uncertain environment. The Master in Finance lays the foundation for the understanding of quantitative methods most commonly used in finance worldwide, but it has also an applied focus and you will develop programming skills to meet the needs of an industry that is becoming increasingly technological.