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  • The Department of Mathematics hosts and runs the program with support from faculty members in Statistics, Economics, Finance, and Computer Science.
  • Fourteen Mathematics faculty members support the program, along with faculty from Economics, Statistics, Finance, Scientific Computing, Computer Science, and Risk Management.
  • Industry professionals and alumni visit each Spring for our annual two-day Financial Math Quant Symposium.
  • Graduates of the program find employment as quants in industry and government, as actuaries, and in academia (see the alumni page).
  • The MS degree may be earned as a terminal degree or en route to the PhD, and carries the Professional Science Master's designation, as well as the STEM designation.
  • There are four track options within the two-year MS program for Financial Mathematics: 1. Quantitative Finance track (PhD preparation option); 2. Quantitative Finance track (terminal MS option); 3. Actuarial Science track; 4. Data Science track.

Alumni corner Wan-Yu Tsai
Wan-Yu Tsai

Wan-Yu Tsai completed her PhD in Financial Mathematics from FSU in 2017. After graduation she joined Bank of America as a Quantitative Finance Analyst in Charlotte, NC.