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Master of Science in Finance: Admission Requirements

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Degree and Minimum GPA
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • 3.0 minimum undergraduate GPA on a 4.0 scale
TranscriptsOfficial transcripts from all previously attended institutions
Official GMAT/GRE Score

For Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Intersession 2021 and Spring 2021 terms, the GMAT/GRE requirement will be waived for the online MS in Finance program, due to testing limitations surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic.

Three years of relevant work experience in the industry or GMAT/GRE.

Additional Requirements
  • Résumé
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation from academic or professional references

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International Students

International students must also meet the following requirements:

English ProficiencyStudents from non-English-speaking countries must take the TOEFL, IELTS or STEP to verify English proficiency
Transcript Evaluation A course-by-course evaluation of foreign transcripts is required. Scranton accepts evaluations from World Education Service or Educational Credential Evaluators.

International students are not eligible for federal financial aid. Though you can complete an online program while living outside the U.S., online study with Scranton does not qualify you to apply for, transfer, or extend a visa.

To learn more about application requirements for international students, please request more information or call us at 866-373-9547.

Transfer Credit

Scranton’s Master of Science in Finance program accepts up to six transfer credits with program director approval.

To learn more about credit transfers, request more information or call us at 866-373-9547.

When to Apply

You can apply right now! The Master of Science in Finance program has three start dates throughout the year.

To be sure your application is processed in time for your desired start date, apply now or call us at 866-373-9547.