MS in Finance and Graduate Management Program Dual Degree Master's Program
Stevens School of Business and SP Jain Institute of Management and Research (SPJIMR) offer a highly-coordinated dual degree program in Masters of Finance and Graduate Management Program (GMP) providing a diverse skill set combining technical expertise and digital innovation with managerial and leadership skills. At the end of the program, you will get a Graduate Management Program degree from SPJIMR and a Masters of Finance degree from the Stevens School of Business.
In the first year, you will enroll full-time at SPJIMR, taking courses within the Graduate Management program (30 credits). Then, you will enroll full-time at the Stevens School of Business, taking courses within the Finance program (24 credits). You will receive a diploma from each school after completion (approximately 24 months).
Diversified Skill Set: Combining finance with a management program allows you to gain expertise in financial concepts while also developing managerial, leadership, and strategic thinking skills.
Holistic Approach: You'll be able to tackle complex business issues from multiple perspectives, considering financial implications along with broader organizational impacts.
Leadership Development: Accelerate your development as a well-rounded leader capable of navigating challenges in both financial and managerial domains.
Investment Banking Analyst
Business Development Manager
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 M.S. Finance Program
Traditional finance jobs are disappearing as digital currencies, automated investing, mobile banking, and high-frequency trading require leaders to bring a new set of technology skills to decision-making. The STEM-designated* Finance Master's Program prepares you to be this leader.
As a result of this careful curricular design, several important organizations — the CFP Board, CFA Institute, and the Global Association of Risk Professionals — have recognized the Stevens Finance Master’s Program as providing unique value to students who complete this degree.
*A STEM-designated program allows students from outside of the U.S. to be eligible for a 24-month extension of their Optional Practical Training (OPT).
Prerequisite Courses - Financial and Managerial Accounting , Financial Management , and Statistical Models.
GMP 06 and GMP 12 can be transferred to replace MGT 606 Economics for Managers . GMP 34E and GMP 35E can be transferred to replace MGT 700 Econometrics . GMP 18 and GMP 22 can be transferred to replace FIN 638 Corporate Finance . GMP 08 and GMP 15 can be transferred to replace FIN 510 Financial Statement Analysis.
Students choose one of three concentrations below.
Concentration - Financial Advisory (CFA aligned)
Concentration - Risk Management (GARP aligned)
Concentration - Financial Planning (CFP aligned)
SP Jain Institute of Management and Research
SPJIMR was established in 1981 by India’s premier non-profit institution, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan (BVB), to adapt the concepts, techniques, and practices of modern management to meet the needs and actual conditions of developing India.
BVB, an educational trust founded in 1938, by Dr. K.M. Munshi with the support of Mahatma Gandhi, is today a worldwide cultural, educational, and ethical movement of national eminence with widespread support and goodwill earned over its eight decades of public service.
Since its founding over forty years ago, SPJIMR has grown to become one of India’s leading management schools, with a global reputation for social impact.