Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
12/23/2015Johns Hopkins University
Proposal
PBCQuantitative Portfolio Management2/21/2016Recommended3/18/2016
Quantitative Portfolio Management Program Description
The Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Quantitative Portfolio Management will prepare students to enter leadership positions in the financial industry and government where they will use their financial mathematics knowledge, skills, and creativity to provide innovate solutions and develop new or improved financial products and services.  The proposed program will build on the existing Master of Science in Engineering in Financial Mathematic; however this program will be delivered online and is intended for part-time students. The program is designed to combine advanced, graduate coursework in a specialized technical field, requiring rigorous analytical skills, with professional education in financial risk management, portfolio management, trading and banking.