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New York University

Department of Finance and Risk Engineering

New York, NY

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Overview

New York University / Department of Finance and Risk Engineering is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Financial engineering Computational finance
Master of Science (MS) Financial engineering Financial technology
Master of Science (MS) Financial engineering Capital markets

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 101

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GMAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,604
Applied
444
Accepted
163
Enrolled
28%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GMAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum B average in undergraduate course work

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 90
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

311
Total Graduate Students
2%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
97%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.57%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 0.32%

Gender

Male (55%)
Female (44%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 16
Male (18)
Female (7)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Optimal control theory, general modeling and analysis, risk parity optimality, a new algorithmic approach to entangled political economy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
730,638

Location & Contact

Address 70 Washington Square South
New York, NY  10012-1019
United States
Contact Dr. Peter Paul Carr
Department Chair
Email: petercarr@nyu.edu
Phone: 646-997-3539