The intimate size of the MSF program offers lots of flexibility, both in terms of scheduling and academic interest. While the program can be completed in as little as nine months, roughly half of our students study part-time while maintaining an existing career. Program directors work closely with students to tailor a curriculum that fits both their interests and their schedule.
The Campus Founders Fund is a newly created venture fund run for students, by students. The investment team consists of entrepreneurial-minded college students across Utah, studying everything from biomedical engineering to global supply-chain management.
campus-founders-fundWith a $500,000 investment fund, the group’s mission is to provide pre-seed funding and top-level mentoring to the best student entrepreneurs in the state by investing up to $20,000 per startup and connecting management teams to startup CEOs and mentors in the state.
The David Eccles School of Business today announced its Master of Finance program has been ranked among the best in the nation by the Financial Engineer and is the only program in Utah to make the list, earning a No. 47 ranking.
“It is an honor to be numbered among such esteemed finance programs across the nation,” said Taylor Randall, dean of the David Eccles School of Business. “We are thrilled with these results and see them as validation that our efforts to deliver our students the best business education in the world are working.”
David L. Anderson is Professional in Residence in the Master of Finance program. He has spent 24 years in investment banking during which he did transactions in over 25 countries. In the course of his career he has had extensive experience leading complex international transactions, often of a highly sensitive political nature including dealings in Southern America, Asia, and Europe.
Kent H. Cannon recently joined after 30 years in the insurance and financial services industry. Kent will serve as a professional in residence to enhance the student’s classroom experience with project based consulting experiences in the professional community.