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Quinlan School of Business

Professional Partnerships

Master of Finance

Our MSF program is one of the few programs in the world that has forged partnerships with three major professional organizations: CFA, CAIA, and GARP. This increases the value of your degree and helps you advance your career in finance.

CFA Institute Recognition

We are the only Chicago-area MSF program recognized by the CFA Institute, which indicates that our curricula is closely tied to professional practice and can help you prepare for the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams. Learn more →

CAIA Association Partnership

Quinlan's MSF program is an educational partner of the Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) Association, a globally recognized leader in alternative investment education.

Undergraduate and graduate finance majors at Quinlan School of Business have access to the CAIA Association's curriculum and events, and are eligible to apply for scholarships to earn the CAIA Charter. Learn more →

Prepare for the FRM Designation

We are one of 35 graduate finance programs officially designated as an academic partner of the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).

This designates our program as ideal preparation for the Financial Risk Manager (FRM) designation, which is the leading professional credential in the fast-growing profession of risk management. Learn more →

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