M.S. in Finance Information Session (ONLINE)

Date & Time:
Thursday, July 18, 2019 -
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

M.S. in Finance – CFA Institute and AACSB Accredited, S.T.E.M. Designated

MS Business Analytics STEM designated Degree Program Saint Mary's College of CaliforniaJoin Arnav Sheth, M.S. in Finance program director to learn about Saint Mary's College M.S. in Finance program – from the comfort for your own computer screen.

Sheth will delve into the curriculum, explain the outcome for each course and walk through the admissions process including financial assistance information.

M.S. in Finance - Tailored for Working Professionals

Our world-class faculty don’t just teach traditional finance; they challenge you to use creativity, critical thinking, and ethical leadership to make organizations better.

This program will equip you with the foundational skills to:

  • Identify, evaluate, and implement capital budgeting processes to maximize shareholder value
  • Assess financial risk and proficiency, especially when future payoffs are uncertain
  • Understand and implement asset allocation strategies and risk management procedures
  • Leverage cutting-edge finance techniques and the resources that support them

The Saint Mary’s M.S. in Finance program is also a part of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute's University Recognition Program and as such covers more than seventy percent of the CFA curriculum.


About  Professor Arnav Sheth - Program Director

Arnav Sheth, Ph.D.

Sheth earned his Ph.D. in Quantivate Finance at Rutgers Business School. He enjoys finding patterns and actionable insights from data. Currently, he's using statistical and machine learning techniques to make predictions about financial markets. 

Some of my current projects include predicting factor tilt across business cycles; and creating alpha by leveraging herd behavior in the foreign exchange markets using machine learning.

Seth has written numerous peer-reviewed journal publications and his work has been presented at several conferences around the world. He published his first book – Optimal Operating Strategies Under Stochastic Cash Flows.


Future Information Sessions:

July 23, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, online
July 27th, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Moraga (with lunch)


Contact the admissions representative with questions about the event or program:

Joshua Rosenthal Associate Director of Admissions, Graduate Business ProgramsJoshua Rosenthal 
Associate Director of Admissions, Graduate Business Programs
(925) 631-4503
email smcmba@stmarys-ca.edu
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