Graduate Certificate in Financial Engineering
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Financial Engineering program equips students with the tools they need to meet the standards of excellence to become professionals in financial engineering and financial risk management.  Topics prepare students to take the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP) Financial Risk Managers (FRM) exam and/or the Professional Risk Managers' International Association (PRMIA) Professional Risk Managers (PRM) exam.  Both exams are set around topics in finance theory, financial markets and financial instruments, market risk measures, quantitative analysis, mathematical foundations of risk management, financial derivatives for risk reduction, risk management best practices, operational risk, market risk, credit risk, case studies, ethics, and governance.


  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in engineering or a physical science
  • Minimum of 12-months of professional employment experience or are currently accepted into a graduate degree program at Missouri S&T
  • Undergraduate prerequisites in math and sciences
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission