Curriculum

Required for Graduation (48 hours)

Required Courses

Course Course Title Credit
FIN 500 Introduction to Finance 4 hours
FIN 501 Economics of Stock Market Fundamentals (or FIN 580 Section FE) 2 or 4 hours
FIN 512 Financial Derivatives 4 hours
FIN 516 Term Structure Models 4 hours
FIN 517 Adv Topic in Fin Engineering 4 hours
IE 522 Statistical Methods in Finance 4 hours
IE 523 Financial Computing 4 hours
IE 524 Optimization in Finance 4 hours
IE 525 Numerical Methods in Finance 4 hours
IE 526 Stochastic Calculus in Finance 4 hours
Total: 40 hours

Project

Course Course Title Credit
IE 527
or FIN 590
MSFE Professional Development
or Individual Study and Research
4 hours
Total: 4 hours

Electives

Complete one of the following courses below for a total of 4 hours.

Course Course Title Credit
ACCY 517 Financial Statement Analysis 4 hours
FIN 521 Advanced Corporate Finance 4 hours
FIN 580 Special Topics in Finance (Risk Measurements and Management) 4 hours
FIN 580 Special Topics in Finance (Advanced Portfolio Optimization) 4 hours
FIN 592 Empirical Analysis in Finance 4 hours
FIN 510 Applied Nonlinear Programming 4 hours
IE 598 Special Topics (Section NS-Game Theory Models, Applications & Algorithms) 4 hours
SE 530 Multiattribute Decision Making 4 hours
Total: 4 hours

Other Requirements

  • Minimum 500-level Hours Required Overall: 44
  • Minimum GPA: 2.75