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Financial Mathematics Programs Overview

In the graduate Financial Mathematics program at Johns Hopkins Engineering for Professionals, you will examine the engineering-driven principles that power our global economy in courses that focus on developing advanced quantitative and managerial skills in finance. Gain expansive knowledge, tools, and techniques to incorporate into your work immediately and in the foreseeable future. 

The online financial mathematics degree programs offer you the opportunity to:

  • Study relevant scenarios in subjects that translate to execution in the real-world, including financial derivatives, risk management,  and quantitative portfolio theory.
  • Learn from faculty who are top performers and experts with practical experience at world-renowned organizations, including Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, and top hedge funds.
  • Lead with confidence with financial, technical, and managerial skills.
  • Learn on your terms and select a flexible course schedule in a format that works best for you.

Master’s Degrees & Certificates

  • Master of Science in Financial Mathematics
  • Graduate Certificate in Financial Risk Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Quantitative Portfolio Management
  • Graduate Certificate in Securitization


We offer four program options for Financial Mathematics. Earn a Master of Science in Financial Mathematics online or earn one of our three financial engineering certificates online—Graduate Certificate in Financial Risk Management, Graduate Certificate in Quantitative Portfolio Management or Graduate Certificate in Securitization.

Financial Mathematics Courses

Get details about course requirements, prerequisites, and electives offered within for the master’s degree in financial mathematics and certificate programs. All courses are taught by subject-matter experts who are executing the technologies and techniques they teach. For exact dates, times, locations, fees, and instructors, please refer to the course schedule published each term.

Program Contacts

Tuition and Fees

Did you know that 78 percent of our enrolled students’ tuition is covered by employer contribution programs? Find out more about the cost of tuition for prerequisite and program courses and the Dean’s Fellowship.

I enjoyed the flexibility of attending part-time, the personableness of the instructors in the program, and the content of  the courses I took.

Christian Vogel ‘18 Applied and Computational Mathematics

Financial Mathematics FAQs

Due to the wide-ranging nature of financial mathematics, graduates have worked in places ranging from insurance companies to the government to analyzing data for stockbrokers. Job titles include Quantitative Analyst, Data Scientist, Quantitative Researcher, and more. 

Yes! Both the master’s and graduate certificate programs are designed specifically to be completed 100% online. 

Your prior education must include an undergraduate or graduate degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g., mathematics, engineering, or the sciences) with a minimum of two years of relevant full-time work experience in finance or a related field. If you are admitted under provisional status, prerequisite course requirements must be completed at a regionally accredited university/college, and you must have received a B– grade or higher.

Academic Calendar

Find out when registration opens, classes start, transcript deadlines and more. Applications are accepted year-round, so you can apply any time.