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CFRM

The Computational Finance and Risk Management (CFRM) program addresses the demand in the financial services industry for advanced quantitative computational finance competencies and next-generation risk management skills. CFRM provides students with a rigorous mathematical and statistical foundation as well as extensive instruction in the use of open source R-programming. The program courses are taught by an interdisciplinary team of professors with backgrounds in Applied Mathematics, Economics, and Statistics as well as a diversified set of financial industry professionals who serve as adjunct instructors. Established by the Department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Washington, the CFRM program offers rigorous and relevant instruction grounded in both theory and practice. Recognizing the rapidly changing landscape in finance, CFRM adapts to equip students with skills and knowledge that will enable them for future success.

The University of Washington’s Computational Finance and Risk Management MS degree achieved 14th place in QuantNet’s 2021 rankings of financial engineering MS programs.

CFRM Highlights

Alumni Spotlight: Satitpong Chantarajirawong
Alumni Spotlight: Satitpong Chantarajirawong
Alum Satitpong Chantarajirawong was a student in the Computational Finance and Risk Management Master of Science campus cohort of 2011. He was an intern with...
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CFRM Announces New Fellowship, in Partnership with Parametric Portfolio Associates
CFRM Announces New Fellowship, in Partnership with Parametric Portfolio Associates
The Computational Finance and Risk Management (CFRM) program is proud to announce the Parametric Fellowship for Opportunity and Advancement in Computational Finance and Risk Management,...
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Alumni Spotlight: Malachi Morgan
Alumni Spotlight: Malachi Morgan
Alum Malachi Morgan was a student in the Computational Finance and Risk Management Master of Science campus cohort of 2014. He held his internship with...
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