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Master of Science in Applied Finance (Full-time)

A 12-month, full-time master's program in Malibu for students seeking to launch a career in finance.


Application Deadlines
Spring 2015
Round 1: Sept. 1, 2014
Round 2: Oct. 15, 2014 - (International deadline)
Round 3: Nov. 15, 2014

Fall 2015
Round 1: Nov. 1, 2014
Round 2: Feb. 1, 2015
Round 3: Apr. 1, 2015 -  (International deadline)
Round 4: May 1, 2015

Classes Begin
Spring: January 5, 2015
Fall: August 24, 2015

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The Master of Science in Applied Finance is just that -- applied. Staying true to our Pepperdine hallmarks, the program gives you the real-world skills in finance needed to apply to your career immediately. You will join a tight-knit community of bright, ambitious students and a highly involved faculty dedicated to helping you succeed. Designed for recent college graduates, this intensive program offers a customizable curriculum that will prepare you for a variety of careers in finance, such as corporate finance, financial planning, commercial banking, and more.

Tailor Your Curriculum

The core curriculum provides a solid foundation in economics, quantitative methods, accounting, and finance. However, students may choose from three curriculum tracks depending on career interests. Curriculum tracks are:

  • Capital markets
  • Financial management
  • Investments

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