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Minor in Financial Technology (FinTech)

Economics and Finance

Overview

The minor in FinTech is designed to provide a foundation in the technologies, techniques, and tools employed in one of the fastest-growing areas of finance. Students learn cutting-edge technologies such as blockchain and distributed ledgers, crypto asset investing, popular AI machine-learning techniques, as well as the financial knowledge required to work in the industry.  In addition to the business core course in finance: FIN 2310 Foundations of Finance or its equivalent, Tobin students must complete the three FinTech courses (9 credits).

Courses

Required

  • FIN 2310 Foundations of Finance (business core)

Electives

Students will select three of the following:

  • FIN 3319 Introduction to Financial Technologies
  • FIN 4320 Applications of Machine Learning in Finance
  • FIN 4321 Crypto Asset Investing

Program Contact

Jason Berkowitz

Department of Economics and Finance

Bent Hall, Room 222
[email protected]
212-284-7022