M.S. in Finance - Message from the Director

Dear Prospective Student,

The M.S. in Finance at Fairfield University produces a pool of highly qualified graduates who staff a wide array of positions in the surrounding financial services industry and beyond.

At the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, faculty members in the Department of Finance are dedicated to their discipline through teaching and research. In close collaboration with the Associate Dean and Director of Graduate Programs Dr. Mark Ligas. they make every effort to personally guide  students through the program.

Should you choose to pursue an M.S. in Finance at Fairfield, you'll have access to such living and learning experiences as:

                   
  • Graduate assistantships
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  • Community service assignments incorporated into various courses
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  • Academic rigor and scholarship
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  • New initiatives such as the Student Managed Fund (SMIF) and the New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA), where students acquire invaluable hands-on experience and enjoy opportunities to interact and learn from leaders in the field

If you have a strong interest in finance, desire to work hard with your professors and fellow students, and appreciate personalized, individual attention during your graduate studies, the M.S. in Finance at Fairfield may be for you. Please  take the time to further explore the possibilities of earning your masters at Fairfield University, and e-mail me directly if you have any questions.

Gregory D. Koutmos
M.S. in Finance Program Director