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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:
 MFIN8801

 Investments 3
 MFIN8807

 Corporate Finance 3
 MFIN8820

 Management of Financial Institutions 3
 MFIN8852

 Financial Econometrics 3
 MFIN8860

 Derivatives and Risk Management 3
 One of the following:
 MFIN8881

 Theory of Corporate Finance

 (offered spring semester only)

3
 MFIN8821

 Corporate Valuation and Restructuring

 (offered fall semester only)

3
 One of the following:
 MFIN8803

 Portfolio Theory 3
 MFIN8880

 Fixed Income Analysis 3
 Choose three electives:
 Elective

 Any 6600 or 8800-level Finance courses 

 or ACCT8824 (Financial Statement Analysis).

 All other Elective choices require dept. permission.  

3
 Elective 3
 Elective
3
 TOTAL CREDIT HOURS   30

For course descriptions and schedules, see Courses & Schedules.

COMMUNITY SERVICE REQUIREMENT
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.