Master of Science in Quantitative Risk Analysis and Management
Graduates of the Master of Science in Quantitative Risk Analysis and Management program are ready to analyze and understand financial risks, and our placement rates show it. Robinson graduates have secured analytical and technical positions within financial institutions, risk management advisory organizations, and treasury departments of non-financial corporations.
This rigorous program draws expertise from mathematical finance, actuarial science, and corporate risk management and meets the needs of companies looking for students who have modeling strengths in quantitative finance and risk management that go beyond the immediate realm of the financial industry. Our students appreciate the strong mathematical program combined with business acumen.
Quantitative in focus, the program is well-suited for students with undergraduate and graduate degrees in mathematics, statistics or similar technical disciplines. Students with an MBA or undergraduate degree in economics, finance or actuarial science, who can demonstrate the necessary skills in mathematics, also can succeed in this program.
The Department of Risk Management & Insurance
The Master of Science in Quantitative Risk Analysis and Management is supported by Robinson’s Department of Risk Management & Insurance, home to programs ranked in the top 10 by U.S. News & World Report for the last 16 years. The department is flush with world-class faculty who are leaders in their fields in research, academia, and business and financial industries. The department supports students by awarding more than $400,000 in merit-based scholarships and tuition waivers each year.