Master of Science in Finance
Walden University

Program Details

Walden University offers an online finance degree, the Master of Science in Finance, for individuals interested in positions as finance planners, managers, or analysts.  This degree provides the knowledge and skills needed to help clients and companies effectively manage cash, assets, investments, and business risk.  You will learn to use financial knowledge to promote sustainable, socially aware organizations and ethical decision making.  The curriculum, with its employer-focused program, features a practical approach that combines case studies, discussions, and project-based learning, including analytical skills, communication strategies, and principles of valuation.  Graduates are prepared to evaluate financial problems, risks, and return strategies in order to develop recommendations for investment and financial policies to maximize value while keeping the client’s needs and desires in mind. 

Walden offers three specializations that focus on the specific competencies students need:

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
  • Finance for the Professional (Self-Designed)

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island