The world of finance is fast-paced and competitive, and the graduates from the Financial Mathematics program will be trained to drive our economy forward by being able to leverage cash flow and create wealth. This brand new program will provide advanced expertise in mathematics to enable students to analyze markets, manage investments and evaluate risk. Besides studies in class, the Financial Mathematics program is augmented with opportunities such as work placement, research opportunities, practical investing experience and real-world case studies on current issues within the financial industry.
First-year studies will consist of classes in modern mathematics, financial accounting, managerial finance and computer science. In subsequent years, students take courses in calculus, geometry, dynamic systems, differential equations, probability and statistics, investment analysis, microeconomics, computational methods, numerical analysis, stochastic calculations, investment analysis, applied linear algebra, and financial risk management.
Our graduates go on to pursue careers with private companies or government in roles such as investment professional, auditor, accountant, financial manager, business service manager, systems analyst, computer programmer or mathematician.