Baruch MFE’s Team Wins First Place in 2016 Rotman International Trading Competition

The Baruch College’s Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) program won 1th place (out of 52 teams) at 13th Rotman International Trading Competition held in February 2016 in Toronto. This was a record-breaking year and a unique win in the history of the competition: – we...

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Baruch MFE student wins the “Solve-a-thon at MIT” trading competition

Our Baruch MFE student Song Wang (Baruch MFE December’16) won the Solve-a-thon at MIT  trading competition organized by WorldQuant and a cash prize of $10,000 for achieving a score of over 100,000 (calculated based on alpha generation) in less than two months. Out of over...

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Baruch MFE Program – First Place in the 2015 IAQF Academic Case Competition

The Baruch MFE team won the Fourth Annual International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE) Academic Student Competition. In a competition of 25 teams from 17 programs, Baruch MFE students researched and wrote a paper on developing a product which can be used to reduce the...

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Dr. Andrew Lesniewski named Curriculum Director of the Baruch MFE Program

  Professor Andrew Lesniewski, a renowned expert on interest rate modeling and celebrated in particular as one of the originators of the SABR model, who joined the Baruch MFE Program and the mathematics department at Baruch College in August 2013 as tenured full professor, has...


Baruch MFE’s Team Wins Fourth Place in 2014 Rotman International Trading Competition

The Baruch College’s Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) program won 4th place (out of 52 teams from 48 universities) at 11th Rotman International Trading Competition held in February 2014 in Toronto. This is the fourth year in a row a Baruch MFE team is in...

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Program Length
Three semesters; admission for Fall semester only

Tuition and Fees
For the entire program: $24,315 for NY state residents; $35,040 for out-of-state students, including international students

Application Deadlines
Round 1: November 15, 2015
Round 2: January 15, 2016
Round 3: February 15, 2016
Round 4: April 1, 2016

Employment Statistics December 2014 – May 2015
Placement Rate: 21 of 21
Starting Salary: High 180K; Low 85K; Median 100K; Average 111K

Admission Statistics – Fall 2015
565 applicants
57 admitted (10% admission rate)
43 enrolled (36 full-time, 7 part-time)

Median Test Scores
GRE Quant: 169
GRE Verbal: 158

Employment Reports
2013-2015 Baruch MFE Employment Report
2010-2012 Baruch MFE Employment Report

Contact Us

Via email at baruch.mfe@baruch.cuny.edu




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The MFE program at Baruch is very demanding and very useful to one's future career. From the start there is an expectation of excellence and hard work.

The faculty is a perfect combination of excellent academics and accomplished professionals. Relevant and in demand classes are constantly added and/or modified in order to keep the program relevant. Another benefit of the program is that the alumni are doing a good job in their careers therefore increasing...

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