Seton Hall University

M.S. in Financial Technology and Analytics

Address:

400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ 07079

United States

Phone:

1-973-761-9000

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. in Financial Technology and Analytics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. in Financial Technology and Analytics (MFTA) program prepares students for careers in the emerging and rapidly growing area of financial technology and analytics. The MFTA degree provides an interdisciplinary experience across finance, data analytics, and data sciences,
preparing quantitatively inclined and tech-savvy students to thrive in the modern financial industry.

Ideal Candidates include those with prior experience and/or undergraduate degrees in computer science, mathematics, engineering, data science, information technology, physics, economics, business, finance and other STEM-related majors.

The 35-credit program consists of 23 credits of required courses, 9 credits in either the data science or business analytics track, and 3 credits of elective course(s). Centered on FinTech and financial analytics, the curriculum hones skills in data analytics, AI, machine learning, algorithmic trading, cloud computing, regulatory compliance, blockchain, robotic process automation and cryptocurrency.

Students can complete the program in three semesters, taking courses both online or on-campus, and pursue roles such as actuary blockchain developer, cryptocurrency analyst, financial analyst, data scientist or software developer, FinTech analyst or product manager, investment analyst or advisor
risk analyst.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Many Seton Hall students take advantage of loans and other financial aid to fund their education. A number of federal, state and private loan programs are available for your use.

Locale: Large Suburb

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