Brandeis International Business School

Compare Specialized Master's Programs

Our MA, MSF and MSBA are specialized programs focusing on specific aspects of business, economics and finance. Use the comparison table below to determine which is the best fit for you.

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Master of Arts in International Economics and Finance (MA) Master of Science in Finance (MSF) Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA)

Prerequisites

Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Statistics

Prerequisites

Financial Management, Quantitative Methods

Prerequisite

Statistics

Length

1-2 years; 64 credits

Length

16 months; 44 credits

Length

12 or 16 months; 40 credits
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Concentrations

Applied Economic Analysis

Data Analytics

Financial Economics

Marketing

Real Estate Finance

Concentrations

Asset Management

Corporate Finance

FinTech (new)

Risk Management

Transfer Pricing and Valuation

Tracks

Business Dynamics

Financial Analytics

Marketing Analytics

Tuition (Estimated 2019)

$54,596 (annual)

Tuition (Estimated 2019)

$78,879 (total program)

Tuition (Estimated 2019)

$68,244 (total 12-month program cost)

$71,656 (total 16-month program cost)

Study
Abroad

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Study
Abroad

X

Study
Abroad

X

Required Practicum Experience

Internship, Field Project or Directed Research

Required Practicum Experience

Internship, Field Project or Directed Research

Required Practicum Experience

Internship, Field Project or Directed Research
#3
in the U.S.
(Financial Times)
#5
in the U.S.
(TFE Times)
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The MSBA is a new program and is not yet ranked.

Certifications

NABE's Certified Business Economist (CBE) University Partner

Certifications

CFA Institute University Recognition Program; GARP Certified Program