Maryland Smith’s Master of Quantitative Finance (MQF) program allows you to put your quantitative, technology and problem-solving skills to full use as you guide companies toward making strategic financial decisions.
- Gain access to cutting-edge analytics resources to refine your programming, data management and global investment skills.
- Advance your skills under the guidance of expert faculty and with a community of talented peers from diverse academic backgrounds.
- Solve complex finance challenges for real companies, participate in case competitions and network with major employers who hire our students.
- STEM eligible program
- Complete your degree in 3 or 4 semesters
- Total of 36 credits
Get Your Edge With Advanced Courses
Big Data in Finance
Discover how technology can help you leverage unstructured and high volume data, discover patterns and create predictive strategies.
Explore the computation techniques you’ll use when managing financial portfolios and assessing derivatives and securities.
Quantitative Investment Strategy
Learn how to apply the same statistical and modeling techniques that hedge funds and asset management companies use when selecting equities.
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“I really enjoyed my time at Smith and I never regretted my choice. I learned how to network, figured out what I wanted to do in the future, became more skilled in interviews and got chances to connect with our kind alumni.”
Master of Quantitative Finance ’19 | Data Analyst, RiskSpan
Source: Financial Times, 2018