Master of Arts in Financial Economics
University of Detroit Mercy

Program Details

The online MA in Financial Economics degree program from the University of Detroit Mercy focuses on the study of economic theories and financial principles pertaining/relevant to the workings of the U.S. and international financial institutions and systems. Graduates understand:

  • How the principles of financial economics are invariably knitted into the fabrics of the development of financial institutions, industry, and government
  • International finance and its relationship to the U.S. economy
  • A variety of eocnomic models as well as the moral and ethical implications of economic decisions and options
  • The U.S. system of money, banking, capital markets, and other business-related institutions
  • Investments and U.S. government policy and financial systems
  • The relationship between public and private sectors


  • Must have a baccalaureate or advanced degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Meet University of Detroit Mercy’s entrance requirements

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents in: Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Oregon, Puerto Rico, Tennessee, Utah and Wisconsin.