University of Waterloo

Mathematics/Financial Analysis and Risk Management

Program Information

School:University of Waterloo
Faculty:Faculty of Mathematics
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Financial Planning and Services
Mathematics, General
Description:The world of finance requires professionals with strong mathematical and analytical abilities. Combining mathematics with finance, accounting, and economics, you'll prepare for careers in banking, investment management, and risk management. You'll choose one of 2 specializations: Chartered Financial Analysis or Professional Risk Management. Upon graduation, you'll be prepared to write the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) exams. You'll also be prepared to pursue other professional designations in finance, such as the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) or Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute.

Gain 20 months of paid work experience through our co-op program, the largest of its kind in the world, or fast track your degree by choosing the regular system of study.
URL:Mathematics/Financial Analysis and Risk Management at University of Waterloo
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $9,642
International: $25,962

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*87

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors 

One other Grade 12 U course. Grade 11 Computer and Information Science is recommended.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
Admission Information Form including teacher reference; you're strongly encouraged to write the Euclid Mathematics Contest

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 25, 2016