Courses

The MSF standard curriculum provides intense study in finance, with supporting coursework in accounting and economics. It is a 10-month, 36 credit hour curriculum beginning in August with a special mini-mester (MSF Boot Camp) and ending the following May. Twenty-seven credit hours of required courses are completed during the fall and spring semesters. This includes a 6 hour practicum spread over the August Boot Camp and fall semester. For the remaining 9 credit hours, students are required to take one Business Strategy elective, one Analytics elective, and one Advanced Finance elective.

STANDARD ADMISSIONS

ClassificationFallSpringSummer
SeniorApplication/Admissions
Undergrad Business Prerequisites
Application/Admissions
Undergrad Business Prerequisites
BS/BA Graduation
Finance or Non-finance Internship
MSF Boot Camp (3 weeks in August)
-FINC 601A Financial Analysis Practicum (3 hrs)
-FINC 602 Corporate Finance (3 hrs)
MSF15 hrs of MSF Coursework15 hrs of MSF Coursework
MSF Graduation

STEM-TO-STOCKS ACCELERATED ADMISSIONS

SOPHOMORE APPLICANTS

CLASSIFICATIONFALLSPRINGSUMMER
SophomoreApplication/AdmissionsApplication/AdmissionsNon-finance or finance Internship
MSF Boot Camp (3 weeks in August)
-FINC 601A Financial Analysis Practicum (3 hrs)
JuniorFINC 601B Financial Analysis Practicum (3 hrs)
Prerequisites (ACCT/ECON)
Prerequisites (ACCT/ECON)Non-finance or finance Internship
MSF Boot Camp
-FINC 602 Corporate Finance (3 hrs)
SeniorACCT 637 Intermediate Accounting I (3 hrs)ACCT 638 Intermediate Accounting II (3 hrs)
BS/BA Graduation
Finance Internship (10-12 weeks)
MSF12 hrs of MSF Coursework12 hrs of MSF Coursework
MSF Graduation

JUNIOR APPLICANTS

ClassificationFallSpringSummer
JuniorApplication/Admissions
Undergrad Business Prerequisites
Application/Admissions
Undergrad Business Prerequisites
Non-finance Internship
MSF Boot Camp (3 weeks in August)
-FINC 601A Financial Analysis Practicum (3 hrs)
-FINC 602 Corporate Finance (3 hrs)
SeniorFINC 601B Financial Analysis Practicum (3 hrs)
ACCT 637 Intermediate Accounting I
ACCT 638 Intermediate Accounting II
BS/BA Graduation
Finance Internship (10-12 weeks)
MSF12 hrs of MSF Coursework12 hrs of MSF Coursework
MSF Graduation
ACCELERATED ENTRY FOR A&M DECEMBER GRADUATES
  • These students will begin taking courses as a full-time G7 students in the spring, which will be comprised of Intermediate Accounting II, and two approved electives.
  • They will then join the rest of their cohort for the subsequent fall and spring semesters, taking 9 credit hours each semester.

2 YEAR EXTENDED MSF PROGRAM 

ClassificationFallSpringSummer
Senior Application/Admissions
Undergrad Business Prerequisites
Application/Admissions
Undergrad Business Prerequisites
BS/BA Graduation
Finance or Non-finance Internship
MSF Boot Camp (3 weeks in August)
-FINC 601A Financial Analysis Practicum (3 hrs)
-FINC 602 Corporate Finance (3 hrs)
MSF - Year 19 hours of MSF Coursework9 hours of MSF CourseworkFinance Internship (10-12 weeks)
MSF - Year 29 hours of MSF Coursework6 hours of MSF Coursework
MSF Graduation