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The Berkeley Haas Master of Financial Engineering Program provides you with the knowledge and skills to prepare you for a career in finance, data science, and fintech. In one intense year, you gain the knowledge and skills to have an immediate impact in a complex finance or data science role. 

From the campus environment to your classmates to the larger community—everything here at Berkeley Haas supports your intellectual curiosity and your success. You will find yourself in a campus environment and among classmates who are creative, collaborative, and motivated to excel.

The Berkeley Haas MFE is a one-year program with 80 full-time students per class. Additionally, we are offering a two-year, part-time option designed for students who would like to continue working while pursuing their MFE degree.

We admit candidates with a background in finance, economics, statistics, mathematics, engineering, computer science, or other similar quantitative fields with impressive professional experience, educational achievements, and a passion for finance. Our students embody a diversity of backgrounds and professional experiences, representing several countries.

Whether working on the buy-side or sell-side, in data science or artificial intelligence, our graduates are making their mark in portfolio and risk management, fintech, and more. Since the program's launch twenty years ago, virtually all classes have had 100% internship placement and have found satisfying jobs within six months of graduation. Our graduates also earn among the highest starting salaries of any MFE program in the nation.

About

The Berkeley Haas Master of Financial Engineering Program provides you with the knowledge and skills to prepare you for a career in finance, data science, and fintech. In one intense year, you gain the knowledge and skills to have an immediate impact in a complex finance or data science role. 

From the campus environment to your classmates to the larger community—everything here at Berkeley Haas supports your intellectual curiosity and your success. You will find yourself in a campus environment and among classmates who are creative, collaborative, and motivated to excel.

The Berkeley Haas MFE is a one-year program with 80 full-time students per class. Additionally, we are offering a two-year, part-time option designed for students who would like to continue working while pursuing their MFE degree.

We admit candidates with a background in finance, economics, statistics, mathematics, engineering, computer science, or other similar quantitative fields with impressive professional experience, educational achievements, and a passion for finance. Our students embody a diversity of backgrounds and professional experiences, representing several countries.

Whether working on the buy-side or sell-side, in data science or artificial intelligence, our graduates are making their mark in portfolio and risk management, fintech, and more. Since the program's launch twenty years ago, virtually all classes have had 100% internship placement and have found satisfying jobs within six months of graduation. Our graduates also earn among the highest starting salaries of any MFE program in the nation.

University highlights

Full-time MBA Rankings - North America

  • 2022
    #6

Ranking criteria

89.3
Overall
94.4
Employability
74.4
Entrepreneurship & Alumni Outcomes
69.5
Diversity
99.1
Thought Leadership
93.1
Return On Investment

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Campus locations

Haas School of Business,

Haas School of Business , Berkeley , California , United States , 94720

English language requirements