The Berkeley Master of Financial Engineering Program has been ranked #1 in the US by two comprehensive rankings of US financial engineering programs: the TFE Times and Quantnet.
The #1 TFE Times 2017 Best Financial Engineering Programs ranking, published Nov. 1, comes just a week after the program tied for #1 overall Quantnet’s ranking. The program was also ranked #1 for employment outcomes by Quantnet.
The TFE Times ranking is based on:
- 30% mean GRE/GMAT scores
- 25% mean starting salary and bonus
- 15% mean undergraduate GPA
- 15% acceptance rate
- 10% graduates employed at graduation
- 5% graduates employed three months after graduation
The score for each program was the weighted average of each of the components’ respective score.