Master of Science in Finance & Analytics
Santa Clara University

Program Details

Finance specialists are in high demand, and with a degree that provides you with cutting-edge skills in analytics, you will find yourself with a range of job opportunities. The online Master of Science in Finance and Analytics program prepares students for finance leadership roles in any industry and organization.

Studies of corporate finance, econometrics, investments, and more will solidify your understanding of complex financial circumstances. Going above and beyond most online finance degrees, you will learn how to use analytics tools including R and Python. This forward-looking program also explores topics in machine learning, database management, and data visualization.

Choose from a wide range of elective courses to customize your degree, such as:

  • Mergers, Acquisitions, and Corporate Restructuring
  • Introduction to FinTech
  • Business Valuation
  • Alternative Investments: Partnerships and Venture Capital
  • Financial Engineering

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Santa Clara University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Includes one weekend, on-campus residency
  • GRE or GMAT waiver available for qualifying applicants

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Rhode Island, Vermont, Wisconsin, Wyoming