Columbia M.S. in Financial Economics


April 1


Essay 1 In 250-500 words please describe your educational goals and those academic and/ or professional achievements which have contributed most to your development.

Essay 2 In 250-500 words please indicate your expected career track (examples include, but are not limited to, consulting, banking, asset management, research and modeling, risk management, etc.) and describe how the Master of Science in Financial Economics will help you attain your career goals. Please be specific.



We would like your candid impression of the applicant's capacity for graduate level work and his or her potential for a research career. Please upload a letter.

1. Relationship to applicant (50 characters)

2. How long have you known the applicant?

3. What do you consider to be the applicants outstanding talents (500 characters)

4. In which areas could the applicant exhibit growth or improvement? (500 characters)


Columbia Business School

Master of Science Program

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