International Placement Rate*
90% employed or continuing education within 3 months of graduation. Based on 61% survey response rate.
Percent of Full Time students in this program
Percent of International Students in this program
24 Yrs Old
55%45%Male StudentsFemale Students
Gain Skills Like
Risk Management / Financial Modeling / Portfolio Management
For Careers Like
Business Analyst / Director of Treasury and Shared Services / Manager / Trader Analyst / Staff Accountant - Tax
Overall average starting salary
Top Employers Hiring Our Graduates
We hire Bentley graduates because of their very strong business foundation
The Master's in Finance can be completed through either a 10-course finance path or a 12-course quantitative finance path. The new 12 course, STEM-designated Quantitative track has a mathematical and capital market focus that will appeal to students interested in risk analysis, risk management, compliance, investment, and financial technology. Depending on prior education and experience, students may be required to take up to four pre-program foundation finance courses along with courses in economics, statistics, and accounting.
Note: Please review the current course catalogue for the full list of available electives.
GR521 | Managerial Statistics
GR522 | Economic Environment of the Firm
GR524 | Accounting for Decision-Making
GR526 | Calculus (For Quantitative Finance Track Only)
FI623 | Investments
FI625 | Corporate Finance: Theory, Tools and Concepts
FI631 | Financial Modeling
FI635 | Fixed Income Valuation and Strategies (For Quantitative Finance Track)
FI640 | Equity Valuation (For Quantitative Finance Track)
FI645 | Derivatives (For Quantitative Finance Track)
FI650 | Advanced Portfolio Theory and Practice (For Quantitative Finance Track)
FI751 | International Financial Management
FI774 | Computational Finance (For Quantitative Finance Track)
ST625 | Quantitative Analysis for Business
FI627 | Corporate Finance: Applications and Advanced Topics (For Finance Track)
FI635 | Fixed Income Valuation and Strategies (For Finance Track)
FI640 | Equity Valuation (For Finance Track)
FI645 | Derivatives (For Finance Track)
FI650 | Advanced Portfolio Theory and Practice (For Finance Track)
FI685 | Financial Strategy (For Finance Track)
FI701 | Internship in Finance (For Finance Track)
FI730 | Management of Financial Institutions (For Finance Track)
FI735 | Mergers and Acquisitions (For Finance Track)
FI774 | Computational Finance (For Finance Track)
FI787 | Large Investments and International Project Finance (For Finance Track)
Paying For Your Education
Rated the #4 Masters Program in Return on Investment by Payscale, a Bentley Graduate Education is a smart investment in you. With available merit and financial aid, Bentley works with qualified applicants to help finance their education.
Cost Per Course
Total Tuition Based on 10 courses
Other Fees & Expenses
On Campus Employment
Students can apply for salaried, on-campus jobs through the Office of Student Employment.
*$1,016,700 Average total merit aid awarded each year
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Find Yourself At Bentley
To create a thriving population of students with a wide range of life and work experiences, Bentley considers the entirety of candidates’ applications including prior work experience, test scores, learning objectives, and other factors as we determine admissions decisions.
Application Fee / Transcripts / Resume / 2 Essays / GMAT or GRE Scores (may be waived for qualified students) / TOEFL/IELTS Scores for International Students (may be waived for qualified students) / Interview (required with some programs, suggested for others) / Two Letters of Recommendation
Application Opens October 1st of the prior year for Fall entry.
Fall Entry (Full-Time and Part-Time)
- Nov 1: Early Action
- Dec 1: Round 1
- Jan 20: Round 2
- Mar 15: Round 3
- May 1 to Sep 1: Rolling Admission
Spring Entry (Part-Time Only)
- Application opens on September 1
- Rolling admission until classes begin in January