CFA Institute has welcomed Pace into the
CFA Institute University Recognition Program.
These programs well position students to obtain the Chartered Financial
The CFA® charter has become the most respected and recognized
investment credential in the world.
This program is recognized by GARP, the Global Association of Risk
This program well positions students for FRM certification.
Manage portfolios for individual and institutional investors:
Learn how to build portfolios to maximize return, yet keep risk manageable - or
work on the "sell" side, facilitating the purchase of stocks, bonds, and other
financial products by investment managers. An MS in Investment Management from Lubin
gives you the technical expertise to thrive among financial wizards.
Median salary for financial analysts
The MS program in Investment Management gives you a thorough understanding of the
different equity and fixed income securities available in the financial marketplace,
as well as derivative securities such as futures and options contracts. You also learn
about specialized investments such as mutual funds and real estate. Through Lubin, you
Real-time portfolio analysis skills
Speed to completion
An eye for finance
Preparation for prestigious certifications such as the CFA
valuable experience in one or more internshipswith internationally
respected companies. Students in the MS in Investment Management program complete at
least one internship and find daily opportunities to apply the knowledge they've
gained in the classroom. Recent internship sites include:
Cape Securities, Inc.
Cooper Global Communications
NYC Office of the Comptroller
The WhiteRock Group, LLC
Convenient location: Pursue your MS in Investment Management at the
graduate campus in Lower
Manhattan, in the financial district.
Connect with industry insiders: In addition to the connections and
advice our faculty offer, our alumniwho are themselves industry insiders, rising
and leading in a wide range of enterprisesactively connect with current students
through our LinkedIn
full advantage of your dedicated team of advisers while you're here. They can guide
you through the program and into your career, opening doors and making connections for
students from 81 countries. Build your global network and take it with you when you graduate!
A U.S. bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree from a foreign school is the
preferred undergraduate degree requirement for admission into the program. In addition
to a resume, a personal statement, a GMAT or GRE score report, and two
recommendations, applicants must submit official transcripts from all colleges and
universities they have attended. If you are applying for the MS in Investment
Management and have passed the Level 1 CFA or FRM exam, you may request a waiver of
the GMAT or GRE. Official exam documentation will be required. A recent TOEFL score,
no more than two years old, is required of all applicants whose native language is not
English. Recommended application deadlines are August 1 for the fall entry term and
December 1 for the spring entry term. Click for our Application Guidelines and Checklist.
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of U.S. schools that give the best return on your college investment (Source:
Here's what to expect with an MS in Investment Management:
Excellent compensation: $56,200 is the average starting salary for
graduates of the MS in Investment Management program (Source: Pace University Career
Services Annual Reports)
Median salary: $90,800 for financial analysts in New York (Source:
High earning potential working for financial institutions, including
banks, insurance companies, investment bankers, and governments.
The best opportunities: Those holding a master's degree will have the
edge in this field predicted to have average employment growth (Source: O*NET)
Varied industries and professional paths
Exciting opportunities at respected companies and organizations.
Companies that have hired recent graduates of the MS in Investment Management program
Colonial Consulting LLC
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Join our distinguished alumni, pursuing careers around the globe
In the center of New York City's business life, Lubin introduces you to successful
business leaders and thriving multinational corporations. Connect directly with the
world-class individuals who serve as an Executive- or Entrepreneur-
in-Residence at Pace. We nurture relationships with many of the world's leading
executives, to broaden and deepen your learning experiencefar beyond what you
can expect at any other business school:
Meet top executives when they
visit your classes and lecture on campus.
Off campus, we get you through the door and behind the scenes for unique opportunities, thanks to our rich and
well-developed network of alumni and corporate partners. Common locales include:
Fortune 100 company headquarters in metropolitan New York City
The Fed: Research at the Federal Reserve Bank - almost 100 Lubin
alumni are employed here
NYSE: The rush of the trading floor
"I looked at other schools that offer MS degrees in investment management, but Lubin
offered the best combination of classroom teaching and experienced and knowledgeable
faculty with connections to business. You can't find a better location for this kind
of program than the heart of New York City."
- Wenhao Fan '12
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