The Master of Science (MS) in wealth management is a highly competitive program designed for individuals currently working in the wealth management industry or a related field, or individuals transitioning into the industry from other fields. Through rigorous coursework and real-world case analyses in all aspects of wealth management—encompassing financial planning, accounting, estate planning and the psychology of financial decision-making—students develop skills to become competitive agents in today’s growing market for professional wealth managers.
In this program you will:
- Develop an understanding of complex issues in wealth management, while building a strong network of industry peers.
- Explore in depth the industry's best practices based on real-world experiences brought into the classroom.
- Benefit from the program's dedicated seminar series, which supplements in-class learning and exposes students to the practical aspects of wealth management.
Graduates are equipped with specialized knowledge and credentials to meet the growing industry demand for personal financial advisors — a field that is expected to grow 32 percent by 2020.