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, economics, and risk management, you'll prepare for careers in banking, investment management, and risk management. You'll choose one of the two specializations: Chartered Financial Analysis or Professional Risk Management. Mathematics/Financial Risk Management will prepare you 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 (FCSI).
Website: Mathematics/Financial Analysis and Risk Management at University of Waterloo
Length: 5 Year(s)
Cost per year:
National: $10,198
Scholarships: 36 scholarship(s)
Careers: 1 career(s)
Admission Requirements
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*: 88

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

  • Grade 12 English
  • Grade 12 Advanced Functions
  • Grade 12 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

* 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 June 27, 2012

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