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The Department of Finance of the Trulaske College of Business offers the online Master of Science in Finance (MS Finance) degree. Students can complete the degree online or, at their option, take some of their courses on campus (up to 13½ credits). Regular faculty of the Department of Finance teach all classes offered in the program, which full-time students can complete in as few as two semesters and part-time students in four.  The program includes a one-week international experience with travel costs covered by the program.

Students from any academic background are welcome to apply. Applicants without an undergraduate business degree or the prerequisite courses will need to complete the following prerequisites prior to enrolling in program classes: introductory courses in accounting, economics, finance, and statistics. Students may complete the degree without a concentration or select one of three specialization areas: Financial Management, Investment Management or Real Estate. The Trulaske College of Business/Department of Finance is a CFA Institute Affiliated University. 

Degree Offered

Contact Information

Graduate Programs Office
306 Cornell Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
Finance website