March 26, 2017

Berkeley Master of Financial Engineering Ranks #1

The Berkeley Master of Financial Engineering (MFE) ranks #1 in the US, according to a ranking published today (Oct. 27) by QuantNet, a financial engineering web site. Last year, the Berkeley MFE placed #2.

The Berkeley MFE tied for #1 this year with Baruch College, City University of New York, and Carnegie Mellon University. The program again ranked #1 this year for employment outcomes.

QuantNet surveys program administrators, hiring managers and quantitative finance professionals from financial institutions around the world. Its ranking is based on the following factors (with weight distribution in parentheses): peer assessment (20%), placement success (55%), student selectivity (25%).

The MFE program is the second Berkeley-Haas degree program to rise to the top in its category, joining our Evening & Weekend MBA program, ranked the #1 part-time program in the US by US News & World Report.

View the full report at https://www.quantnet.com/mfe-programs-rankings/.

Topics:    Haas in the Rankings