Online Master of Science in Finance

There is an increasing demand for specialized business master's degrees — especially in the fields of finance and accounting. Whether you are currently working in the financial sector and are seeking an advanced position, or plan to transition into a finance career, the Master of Science in Finance will provide the in-depth knowledge focused on applied finance and the quantitative and analytical skills you need.

Individuals who do not have prior education in finance can join the UW-Whitewater Master of Science in Finance program by taking foundation courses. 

Introduction to Online MS in Finance

CFA alignment

The CFA® Institute is internationally recognized as promoting the highest standards of ethics, education and professional excellence. Our MS in Finance curriculum has been designed to align with the CFA common body of knowledge, and it will prepare you for CFA designation, which is highly valued by many employers.

Two-year, online program 

The program, which is delivered 100 percent online and has been designed to be completed in about two years, requires 30 credits of comprehensive coursework and completion of an exam. 


An MS in Finance graduate will be able to:

  • Use data analytics to reach financial decisions
  • Use various forecasting techniques
  • Value real assets
  • Value financial assets
  • Analyze credit risk structure of interest rates
  • Evaluate financial derivatives
  • Compare and contrast various financial markets
  • Quantify and manage risk
  • Apply critical thinking to decision making

More information

Would you like more information about the MS in Finance program? Please feel free to mail or call us:

Phone: 262 472-1945