Curriculum Requirements for the Master of Science in Risk Management

Major Requirements

Waivable Program Core (Prerequisite Courses) Credits:
BUSI 510 Research Methods 1.5
ECON 501 Principles of Economics I 1.5
FINC 501 Finance 1.5
MGMT 501 Principles of Management 1.5
MRKT 501 Introduction to Marketing 1.5
QANT 501 Business Statistics 1.5
QANT 510 Production and Operations Management 1.5
QANT 520 Management Science 1.5
    Total: 12 Credits
 
Business Analytics Requirement Credits:
BUSI 620 Business Analytics 3
QANT 710 Global Value Chain Risk Management 3
    Total: 6 Credits
 
Non-Waivable Program Core (choose six courses) Credits:
ECON 630 Economic Risk Management 3
FINC 630 Financial Risk Management 3
FINC 635 Insurance and Risk Management 3
HRMT 610 Human Capital and Risk Management 3
LLAW 610 Legal, Organizational, and Regulatory Risk 3
MGMT 640 Business Continuity Management 3
MIST 620 Security Risk Analysis and Management 3
MRKT 625 Product and Market Development Risk Management 3
    Total: 18 Credits
New courses will be added as deemed appropriate.
 
Capstone Requirement Credits:
BUSI 770 Emerging Issues in Risk Management 3
BUSI 775 Risk Management Integrated Seminar 3
    Total: 6 Credits
 
Total Required Credits = 30–42

The program may be completed in as few as 30 credits for those students that have prior undergraduate-level business experience. The program consists of the waivable program core, business analytics requirement, non-waivable program core, and capstone courses.