Master of Financial Mathematics

The University of Dayton offers a professional program in quantitative methods in finance to support a growing local and regional market in financial services. This is one of a growing number of Professional Science Masterís (PSM) degree programs which represents a new direction in masters education in the sciences and mathematics. 

  • Integrates statistics, computation and modeling with training in the professional domain
  • Graduates will find employment opportunities in the banking, insurance and financial trading industries
  • 2 year program for full-time students with financial support
  • 12 month program for qualified fulltime students
  • Evening classes for part-time students
  • Certificate programs
  • Multidisciplinary with Finance and Mathematics
  • Requires 6 core courses
  • Broad set of electives
  • Team research capstone requirement
  • MBA coursework


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Program funded by the Sloan Foundation

"There is a great need for students with the training the program in Financial Mathematics at UD will provide. The current environment demands that insurance and financial institutions stay abreast of the financial topics such as derivatives pricing, efficient data mining, investments and finance. The Professional Master's Program in Financial Mathematics at the University of Dayton is a welcome addition to an area in business that is high profile right now."

Thomas J. Britt
Senior Actuary
Nationwide Financial


Last updated on June 20, 2005