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Carroll School of Management Graduate Programs

Part-Time Curriculum

Effective September 2015*

Boston College’s part-time MSF option meets the needs of individuals who wish to continue their careers while pursuing advanced study. While course enrollment is flexible, part-time students typically complete the program in 20 months by following the curriculum below. Please also reference the Part-Time Curriculum prerequisite coursework.

 Core Courses:

 Investments 3

 Corporate Finance 3

 Management of Financial Institutions 3

 Financial Econometrics 3

 Derivatives and Risk Management 3
 One of the following:

 Theory of Corporate Finance

 (offered spring semester only)


 Corporate Valuation and Restructuring

 (offered fall semester only)

 One of the following:

 Portfolio Theory 3

 Fixed Income Analysis 3
 Choose three electives:

 Any 6600 or 8800-level Finance courses 

 or ACCT8824 (Financial Statement Analysis).

 All other Elective choices require dept. permission.  

 Elective 3

For course descriptions and schedules, see Courses & Schedules.

The Carroll School is committed to instilling a strong sense of community service in its students. In an effort to align this commitment with the program, all MSF students must complete 10 hours of service to others through meaningful work as volunteers.

* Students who began the MSF program prior to September 2015 will follow the curriculum that was in place at the time of their admission.