A high-impact career in the investment industry starts with a strong foundation

The Master of Science in Finance: Applied Security Analysis at the Wisconsin School of Business will give you the theoretical knowledge, analytical skills, and real-world insights to confidently launch your career in investment research and portfolio management.

This high-impact program is designed for all Wisconsin Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) majors and UW–Madison undergraduate economics students, offering an efficient path to an MS degree with one additional year of study beyond BBA requirements.

In this program, you will connect with industry professionals and have the opportunity to manage over $20 million in equities and fixed income assets. Wisconsin MS in Finance students are highly sought after—for both internships and full-time positions—by leading investment firms.

GREM: An Innovative International Real Estate Program

The Wisconsin Global Real Estate Master degree is one of the few of its kind in the world, delivering five foundational courses that will broaden your knowledge base, sharpen your real estate expertise, and build your industry connections. You’ll also participate in an engaging study tour of a major U.S. real estate market, where you’ll gain first-hand knowledge from industry leaders.

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The Wisconsin Advantage: Your Launchpad for Success

In the Wisconsin Global Real Estate Master program, you’ll learn from leading scholars in the field, in one of the oldest and most prestigious real estate programs in the United States. You’ll also make vital industry connections and build your professional network. And that’s just the beginning.

GREM Program Costs

We have all of the details you need to know about GREM program costs, including, tuition, fees, housing, food, and more.

How to Apply

Applying to the Wisconsin GREM program is easy and straightforward. Here is what you need to know about eligibility requirements and the application process.

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