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Quantitative Finance (BMQF)   

Program Title and Classification

Quantitative Finance

Graduate Degree Program

College: Business


The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business Master of Quantitative Finance (MQF) program is designed for students who aspire to enter into mathematically complex fields such as risk management or institutional asset management. The MQF will be one of the most rigorous, career-beneficial degrees of its kind in the Washington, D.C., area.

Admissions Information

For more information about the MQF program, please contact the MBA/MS Admissions office at 301-405-2559 or

Application Deadlines

Type of Applicant Fall
Domestic Applicants:
US Citizens and Permanent Residents
International Applicants:
F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas
A,E,G,H,I and L visas and immigrants.

Other Deadlines: Please visit the program website at

Degree Requirements

Master of Quantitative Finance (M.Q.F.)

Total CreditsCore Requirements

36 credits required

Core courses (16 credits):

BUSI 640: Financial Management (2 credits)

BUFN 750: Valuation in Corporate Finance (2 credits)

BUFN 758N: Financial Econometrics I (2 credits)

BUFN 758O: Financial Econometrics II (2 credits)

BUFN 761: Derivative Securities (2 credits)

Financial Mathematics (2 credits)

Advanced Capital Markets (2 credits)

Financial Programming (2 credits)

Electives (20 credits)





Robert H. Smith School of Business

2303 Van Munching Hall

University of Maryland

College Park MD, 20742

Telephone: 301-405-2559


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