MS in Global Finance

Master of Science in Global Finance

We’re currently reviewing our portfolio of programs. Please reach out to the Admissions team for more information about Fall 2015 degree program offerings.
To successfully manage an organization’s fiscal efforts in today’s global business environment, you need a firm grounding in the global financial regulations, regional dynamics, national laws and cultural variations that drive international finance. Thunderbird’s Master of Science in Global Finance provides a specialization in international finance, with one entire trimester dedicated to electives based on your intended career path.

By concentrating your studies on global finance, you will develop the skills, insight and training for effective financial decision-making and strategy on an international scale. You will complete this program equipped with the tools and mindset to orchestrate global financial ventures with a keen understanding of economics from a socio-political and cross-cultural perspective.

Learn about program tuition and financing options available to you.

Program at a glance
Student stats
Credit hours


Average age


Program duration

9 months

Male/female ratio
67% male / 33% female
Program format
Campus-based, full-time program with intakes in the fall
Average # of countries represented


Undergraduate degree requirements
Undergraduate degree in business (major or minor), economics, mathematics, engineering or science.
Work experience required
2 years of work experience may be substituted if your undergraduate degree is not in one of the disciplines specified above.
Master’s to MBA option
After graduation, eligible individuals can apply to an accelerated track of Thunderbird’s MBA program and complete the degree in just two trimesters.
Degree earned
Master of Science in Global Finance