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Which Program Is Right for You?

Olin's degree and nondegree programs emphasize rigorously analytical, critical-thinking skills; applied learning; global competence; and communication and collaboration skills – advancing today's business world and tomorrow's global leaders. Compare the options that fit your needs.

I'm Seeking Finance Programs

 DescriptionDuration/FormatDemographicsAdmission RequirementsStart DateContact
Master of Science in Finance
Gain in-depth training in asset management, derivative pricing, fixed income, and corporate finance. Four curricular tracks:
  • Corporate Finance & Investments (MSFC) is an 11-month program, also available part-time.
  • Quantitative (MSFQ) is a 17-month, STEM-designated program.
  • Global Master of Finance combines the MSF with a second program at a partner institution.
  • Accelerated is for WashU undergrads during the summer semesters following junior and senior years.
Varies by track. Part-time format available for MSFC track.
Individuals with strong undergraduate performance, communications skills, and leadership potential.
  • Academic transcripts - undergraduate degree from accredited university
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • TOEFL or IELTS (if not waived)
314-935-7301 or
888-622-5115 (toll-free)
Doctor of Business Administration in FinanceThe Olin DBA is a practitioner’s doctoral degree designed to meet the needs of research professionals who wish to pursue careers in corporations, consulting firms, or government agencies that can benefit from advanced research skills in analyzing business problems.Varies
Individuals with a serious interest in research who wish to pursue an advanced career in corporations, banks, government agencies, and research-oriented consulting positions.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts of prior undergraduate and graduate work
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • TOEFL score (if English is not your primary language)


Fall semester onlyDoctoral Programs Office 314-935-6340 dbainfo@olin.wustl.edu
Global Master of FinanceGlobal Master of Finance programs are offered with five partner institutions and include immersion courses which take place in New York City and Washington, DC.Varies based on partner curriculaIndividuals who are interested in advanced exposure to cultures, financial markets, and business practices.
  • Academic transcripts - undergraduate degree from accredited university
  • GMAT or GRE score
  • TOEFL or IELTS for international students (if not waived)
888-622-5115 (toll-free)