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Funding Your M.S. in Applied Financial Economics

The Chaifetz School’s M.S. in applied financial economics  program offers a flexible opportunity to advance your career with a nationally recognized graduate business degree. As a Jesuit institution, we’re committed to making a world-class specialized master's accessible and offer a range of financial assistance to help make a graduate degree from Saint Louis University affordable.

Chaifetz School Merit Scholarships

All applicants to the M.S. in applied financial economics program are automatically considered for merit scholarship awards with their application for admission. Award decisions are made based on professional or internship experience and prior academic performance. These awards offer support up to $12,000 over the program and are made at the time of admission to assist students in making informed decisions about their education.


Tuition Deferment Program

SLU offers special financial arrangements for students whose employers reimburse tuition costs after completion of a course. Students must submit the Chaifetz School’s Tuition Deferment Application prior to the start of each semester. Students approved may defer their entire balance until the end of the semester. Contact the Graduate Business Program admissions team for more information.

Federal Financial Aid 

Graduate students are eligible for up to $20,500 in federal Direct Unsubsidized loans. Learn more about federal and other student loan opportunities

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*Applicants who qualify for a tuition benefit from their employer equal to $9,000 per year or more are not eligible for institutional scholarship awards outlined above.