Certificate in Quantitative Fundamentals of Computational Finance
University of Washington

Program Details

University of Washington offers the online Certificate in Quantitative Fundamentals of Computational Finance. This degree is designed for professionals, post-graduates and undergraduates in business, economics or related fields who want to enhance their quantitative finance skills. In this program students will study the key mathematical, statistical and econometric foundations of modern computational finance. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the concepts behind the major theories of portfolio optimization and risk management, probability and statistics, and financial modeling.


  • Completion of university-level college calculus courses
  • Other than current UW undergraduates, non-matriculated certificate students must have completed a bachelor’s degree

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities