As part of your journey to complete the Wisconsin MBA Program specialization in applied security analysis (ASAP), we encourage you to research the program specifics below. For more general information, you may visit Career Specializations/Applied Security Analysis or contact us—our staff is here to help.


The Wisconsin MBA Program specialization in applied security analysis is designed within a two-year framework.

CFA Program Partner

As a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program partner, the Wisconsin School of Business integrates at least 70 percent of the CFA certification program content into the ASAP curriculum. The three-year CFA certification exam program is the standard accreditation of the financial and investment industry.


ASAP is supported by two directors, an assistant director, professors from the core and finance curricula, staff in the Wisconsin MBA Program Office, and by substantial contributions made by many loyal and involved alumni.

Student Profiles

Current students of ASAP are supported by an established network of alumni and advisory board members. Our student profiles feature individual biographies of current classmates and their experiences.