A tailored degree for your goals


tracks to choose: finance or quantitative finance


finance concentration options for the Quantitative Finance Track


business and interdisciplinary concentration options for the Finance Track

Program snapshot


Full time, Boston campus

Class Begins




Class Schedule


Time to Complete

2 years



GMAT Requirement

For the 2021-22 and 2022-2023 academic years, Northeastern University is test-optional and does not require applicants to submit GMAT or GRE scores to be considered for admission. For more information, review our admissions policies.

F-1 visa compliant?

Yes, full-time study is compliant with F-1 visa requirements.

STEM Designated?


Curricular Practical Training (CPT)

No. CPT is not offered at this time, but you’ll have opportunities to gain valuable U.S. professional experience through select courses.

Optional Practical Training (OPT)

Yes. International students on an F-1 visa may become eligible to work in the U.S. for up to 12 months after completing their program.

Choose your track

Our Finance Track is laser-focused on financial theory and practice.

Our Quantitative Finance Track emphasizes the intersection of technology and business analytics with finance.

Featured Faculty

Paula Caligiuri

Distinguished Professor, International Business and Strategy

Luis Alfonso Dau

Associate Professor, International Business & Strategy; Robert & Denise DiCenso Professor

Marla Baskerville

Chief Diversity Officer; Associate Professor, Management and Organizational Development

Martin Dias

Associate Teaching Professor, Supply Chain & Information Management

Venkat Kuppuswamy

Assistant Professor, Entrepreneurship and Innovation

See all faculty who are regularly teaching in the Full-Time MS in Finance/MBA program.

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Upon completion of the program, you will have the knowledge, skills, and abilities to demonstrate critical thinking in a business environment.