It’s well-known that graduate degrees — especially degrees in finance and business — represent a good return on investment (ROI) in the form of higher earnings in the future. Therefore, it’s important to choose your degree and school wisely.
Creighton University ranks second among the top ROI schools for business majors according to a 2013 survey of more than 1,000 colleges and universities in the U.S. by Payscale.com. Basing their findings on the cost of attending as well as how much graduates earn, the company found a 30-year ROI of $1,758,000 for graduates — an annualized ROI of 8.4 percent.
“I’m not surprised by the survey results as students in Creighton’s Heider College of Business engage in a hands-on educational experience,” said Anthony Hendrickson, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Business.
Creighton’s Heider College of Business is the home of Creighton’s online Master of Investment Management and Financial Analysis. The MIMFA is one of the few programs in the world designed to incorporate the curriculum of all three levels of the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA®) Program1 and is taught exclusively by faculty members who have earned the CFA® designation. Creighton is one of a select group of universities worldwide that have earned the distinction of being named a CFA® Program Partner. The MIMFA program is also delivered in residence.The MIMFA Program is practitioner-oriented and provides students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for success in the challenging field of investment management. The curriculum is revised and refined annually to reflect developments in this rapidly-moving field.
The flexible online format allows students to earn the MIMFA degree from anywhere in the world. Creighton University’s MIMFA program and its undergraduate finance program have been ranked in the top 25 among similar program by U.S. News & World Report for each of the past three years. The University has been ranked at or near the top of the magazine's "America's Best Colleges" edition for 24th straight years.
Make sure you maximize your return on investment: Find out more about the online Master of Investment Management and Financial Analysis at Creighton University today. Call 866.717.6365 to speak with a Program Manager or request more information.
1CFA Institute® does not endorse, promote or warrant the accuracy or quality of the products or services offered by Creighton University. CFA Institute®, CFA®, and Chartered Financial Analyst® are trademarks owned by CFA Institute®. The CFA Institute® is the sole grantor of the CFA® Charter designation.