The University of Washington’s Computational Finance & Risk Management MS degree achieved 12th place in Quantnet’s 2017 rankings of financial engineering MS programs, improving on our previous ranking of 14. CFRM Highlights Welcome to our newest faculty additions! CFRM is excited to welcome two new instructors for the 2017-2018 academic year, Bahman Angoshtari and Ryan Donnelly. Both are joining the program after completing... Read More CFRM Course Numbering Changes Nearly all CFRM courses will receive a new number for the 2017-2018 academic year. As a result of our growing program and the availability of... Read More CFRM Mock Investment Team Advances to Local Finals First year Computational Finance & Risk Management MS students Chenying Lai, Shanshan Zhang, Feibai Zhu, and Zhichao Li are competing as a team in the CFA... Read More CFRM
The CFRM program addresses the demand in the financial services industry for advanced quantitative computational finance competencies and next-generation risk management skills. CFRM provides students with a rigorous mathematical and statistical foundation as well as extensive instruction in the use of open source R-programming. The program courses are taught by an interdisciplinary team of professors in Applied Mathematics, Economics, and Statistics as well as a diversified set of financial industry professionals who serve as adjunct instructors.