Olin accelerated program gives students a jump-start on master’s degree in finance

Rising seniors can start earning credits toward a master of science in finance this July with the launch of a master of finance accelerated program from Olin Business School’s Specialized Master’s Programs.

Olin’s master’s in finance – ranked No. 2 in the U.S. by the Financial Times – is a rigorous and comprehensive graduate program that offers in-depth training in securities research, asset management, derivative pricing, fixed income and corporate finance for students pursuing specialized finance careers.

The program attracts applicants with excellent quantitative skills and a broad range of academic experience in the areas of finance, economics, engineering and mathematics.

To view the complete curriculum, visit the Olin website.

Information session Thursday, April 25

The Specialized Master’s Programs staff is hosting an information session for all students interested in the master of finance accelerated program at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, April 25, in Danforth University Center, Room 233. The GMAT/GRE exam will be waived for summer 2013 WUSTL student applicants. The $100 application fee will be waived for WUSTL students.

Qdoba Mexican Grill will be served and prizes, including $20 Campus Bookstore gift certificates, will be raffled. RSVP to Nate Quest at natequest@wustl.edu.

For more information, contact the Specialized Master’s Programs admissions team at (314) 935-8469 or nlemley@wustl.edu.