MSFE: STEM-Designated Degree

  • Duration

    15 months

  • Admission

    December 1 - April 15

  • Start Date

    August

  • Tuition and Fees

    $68,400
    (Estimated Total*)
    Does not include Campus Fees

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Job Outlook:

Program graduates typically have careers in Investment Banking, Financial Consulting, Proprietary Trading and Brokerage Firms. Positions such as: Banking Specialist, Computer Analyst, Data Scientist, Financial Engineering, Trader, and Quant. Graduates have been placed in companies such as: Akuna Capital, CME Group, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Goldman Sachs, InterContinental Exchange, and MorningStar. Students in the program receive individualized career development support through Engineering Career Services in the form of one-on-one advising, Career Training programs, networking events, and access to more than 200 companies who recruit on campus each year. In addition, our students can also access events hosted by the Business Career Center as well.

Program Highlights:

STEM-designated degrees allowing international students an additional 24 months on an optional practical training (OPT) STEM extension to work in the U.S. post- graduation. Background in Finance is not required for this program. Cutting edge curriculum and instruction from world class professors in Finance and Engineering as well as industry experts.

Contact Us

3252 Digital Computer Lab
1304 West Springfield Avenue
Urbana, Illinois  61801, USA

msfe@illinois.edu (General inquiries)
msfe-apply@illinois.edu (Application inquiries)
1-217-333-3284-phone
1-217-333-1486-fax