The Master of Science in Finance is awarded by the Graduate College with both thesis and non-thesis options. Instruction is offered through the Tippie College of Business.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet the Admission Requirements of the Graduate College and the department offering the degree program. View departmental requirements.

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.
Master of Finance Program - Estimated Costs

Application Deadlines

We enroll new students in the fall semester only. Admission is competitive and there is limited capacity, so we recommend applying early.

Fall deadlines

  • Priority deadline (domestic and international): Dec. 15
  • International applicants: March 15
  • Domestic applicants: June 15


No spring start.


No summer start.

Application Procedures

Application procedures and checklists for Finance (MS) can be found on the Finance Program site.


Apply Online, the $60 application fee ($100 for international students) is payable by Discover, MasterCard, or Visa.


Tippie College of Business 
Master of Finance Program
The University of Iowa
108 Pappajohn Business Bldg
Ste. W160
Iowa City, IA 52242

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The University of Iowa
2900 University Capitol Centre
201 S. Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52242