Fintech (MS)

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Program Description

NYU Stern’s MS in Fintech Program is designed for professionals looking to become leaders in the fintech space. This includes experienced finance professionals who are looking to understand the special challenges of digital transformation in their field, professionals with experience in data science and technology who are looking to deepen their understanding of the financial services industry, and fintech leaders who are looking to understand fintech industry trends. Our students work in the fintech industry or in a non-fintech industry in a fintech function.

The MS in Fintech Program provides domain knowledge in finance as well as an understanding of tech evolution and enabling technologies. It also focuses on technological transformation and financial functions critical to understanding the fintech space. In addition, students build leadership skills to successfully drive tech first businesses in finance.


The Master of Science in Fintech Program is designed for experienced professionals who recognize the growth of fintech and are looking to advance their skillset in this dynamic and rapidly growing sector.
To apply to the Master of Science in Fintech Program, you must have:

  • A minimum of five years of professional, full-time work experience.
  • A bachelor's degree and strong Grade Point Average.
  • Demonstrated academic/quantitative preparedness, either through prior coursework, professional experience, and/or certifications.

See Admissions for admission requirements and instructions specific to this program.