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Accelerate your business career with a focused, graduate-level education in finance. Choose the track that works best for you: financial management or quantitative finance.

Based on 2016 changes to the curriculum, the UB MS Finance degree now qualifies as a STEM-designated program in Financial Mathematics, which provides an additional 24 months Optional Practical Training (OPT) for international F-1 visa holders who either enroll in the program starting in Fall 2016 or later, or who graduate from the program in February 2017 or later.

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Through the financial management track, you will become a better financial strategist and policy maker by enhancing your theoretical and analytical skills and knowledge of practical business applications. 
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In the quantitative finance track, you will learn to value existing complex securities and design new complex securities.