As a student, you’ll have real-time access to the world’s financial data and state-of-the-art trading systems in our Global Financial Markets Trading Laboratory. The lab includes Bloomberg terminals where you can obtain valuable experiences and insights in applying financial and economic theories to securities and investments. Students can obtain certification in using the Bloomberg terminal which is an essential skill for a new finance professional. Students also have access to Standard & Poors’ FactSet database.
Students have ample opportunities to work closely with Finance faculty on independent or joint research projects. Faculty also supervise student co-op assignments, and students may obtain paid internships as well. Finance students have obtained positions at Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan Chase, Merrill Lynch, UBS, Accenture, Blackrock, Barclays Bank, Mercedes Benz, UPS, Stryker, and many other financial institutions and corporations in the New York-New Jersey metropolitan area.
Sample Job Titles and National Salary Ranges
|Job Title||Salary Range|
|Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents||$38,050 - $194,800|
|Financial Clerks, All Other||$32,800 - $64,050|
|Chief Executives||$128,020 - Varies|
|Financial Managers||$91,960 - Varies|
|Personal Financial Advisors||$54,330 - Varies|
|Financial Examiners||$54,600 - $190,020|
|Operations Research Analysts||$60,660 - $168,270|
|Urban and Regional Planners||$39,160 - $118,800|
|Financial and Investment Analysts, Financial Risk Specialists, and Financial Specialists, All Other||$52,370 - $161,580|
* Sources of Information: United States Department of Labor: Bureau of Labor Statistics (2020). For more information about careers and assistance in making your career plans, please contact Career Services (email@example.com) or visit www.ramapo.edu/careercenter/.