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Program Highlights

BU’s Financial Management programs are top level. Here are a few reasons why:

Study at the pace and place that works for you, full- or part-time, completely online, or evenings on campus.
MET offers merit scholarships to help finance your degree. No GRE or GMAT required.
15:1 Class Ratio
Enjoy an exceptional student-to-instructor ratio, ensuring close interaction with faculty and access to the support you need to thrive.
Professional Exam Prep
BU’s graduate financial programs offer excellent preparation for the internationally recognized Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) Program exams.
Scholarships for the CFA® Program Exam
Through our CFA affiliation, scholarships for the exam are available to students enrolled in the MS in Financial Management program.
Extensive Network
Study principles of financial management alongside peers with solid business experience, learn from faculty who have valuable business contacts, and benefit from an alumni community with strong professional connections.
Engaged, connected faculty
Over the course of your Financial Management program, you’ll work with highly qualified faculty who draw from active research and substantial professional achievements in high-technology and business industries.
The Boston University reputation
When you have a degree from Boston University, that means something. Named to the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), BU is one of the top research universities in the United States and Canada. And as a graduate, you’ll be able to take that name with you. Always.
A city unlike any other
There’s a reason we’re called Boston University. Hip neighborhoods, soaring skyscrapers, championship sports teams, and rich history and culture. When you’re at BU, you’re at the heart of it all. And because we’re right in Boston, you’ll have a wealth of opportunities to consider for your field of study or area of special interest.

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Career Outlook

BU MET –  For those who want to lead

Earning a master’s degree and/or graduate certificate in Financial Management has propelled our graduates to positions far and wide.

Recent graduates have established their careers at:

  • Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
  • Copa Airlines
  • PwC France
  • Youth Today
  • Pratt & Whitney
  • Pacific Gas and Electric
  • AllClear Aerospace & Defense
  • Delaware North
  • Boston University
  • HSBC
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Goldman Sachs

Potential careers:

  • Financial Analyst
  • Investment Analyst
  • Financial Manager
  • Financial Advisor
  • Business Analyst
  • Data Analyst
  • Budget Coordinator
  • Equity Research Analyst
  • Financial Planner
  • Healthcare Analyst
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Analyst
  • Enterprise Risk Analyst
  • Research Analyst
  • Accountant


Employment of financial analysts is projected to grow 9% from 2021 to 2031, faster than the average for all occupations.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

More financial analysts will be needed as emerging markets throughout the world provide new investment opportunities, and big data and technological improvements allow high-quality analysis.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics


Median annual wage for financial and investment analysts, May 2022

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Boston University is an accredited member of AACSB International— The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Boston University is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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