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University of Alberta Calendar 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Financial Management (Business)

The Master of Financial Management (MFM) prepares professional accountants or other finance professionals who want to become financial managers and aspire to the roles of Controller, Treasurer, and Chief Financial Officer.

Program Requirements

Students are required to complete a minimum of 39 units in coursework, including a 6-unit capstone course.

Coursework (33 units)

  • Three 3-unit required MFM core courses
  • Eight 3-unit MFM electives chosen from an approved list

Capstone Course (6 units)

Ethics Requirement

The FGSR Academic Integrity and Ethics Training Requirement is fulfilled through registration in ACCTG 812 .

Professional Development Requirement

Students in the Master of Financial Management program fulfill the FGSR Professional Development Requirement through their program.

Length of Program

Students enrolled in the MFM program can complete the requirements in two years. 

The maximum time to complete the course-based MFM program as set by the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research is six years.