The specialization in Risk Management and Insurance is designed for students who are interested in pursuing or advancing a career the insurance industry, or other areas of risk management.
For more information about the RMI program, please visit the RMI Program homepage
Students completing the Risk Management and Insurance specialization complete the MS in Finance and Risk Management Core Courses and the following specializations requirements in lieu of the finance electives.
Please see the course catalog for course descriptions.
Risk Management and Insurance Core (9 hours)
- Practical Enterprise Risk Management FNCE/RISK6129
- Principles of Risk and Insurance Management FNCE/RISK6809
- Corporate Risk Management FNCE/RISK6909
Risk Management and Insurance Core Electives (3 hours)
- Business Firm Valuation FNCE6340
- Financial Innovations FNCE6350
- Management of Financial Institutions FNCE6360
- Futures and Options FNCE6380*
- Survey of Financial Derivatives FNCE6382*
- Real Options and Decisions Under Uncertainty FNCE6410*
- International Corporate Governance FNCE6411
- Mergers and Acquisitions FNCE6420
- Financial Modeling FNCE6480
- Entrepreneurial Financial Management ENTP6824
- Health Care Financial Management HLTH6040 (by petition only, based upon space availability; see advisor for details)
- Econometrics II ECON5823 (prerequisites: ECON5083 and 5813 or permission of instructor)
- Actuarial Models MATH5351 (prerequisites: MATH4810/5310 and MATH4820/5320 or permission of instructor)
- Probabilistic Modeling MATH5792 (prerequisites: MATH4810 or 5310 and some programming experience or permission of instructor)
* FNCE6380, FNCE6382, or FNCE6410 cannot be used towards Specializations if taken in Finance Core