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A specialization in Finance offers insight into how financial markets function. One of the finest in the world, Stern's Finance department provides the necessary education for students seeking positions in industry, in financial institutions or in government or nonprofit institutions. Students work with field leaders and have the opportunity to participate in real-world learning programs like the Michael Price Student Investment Fund.

Sample Courses:

  • Bankruptcy and Reorganization
  • Behavioral Finance
  • Debt Instruments and Markets
  • Equity Markets: Trading and Structure
  • Futures and Options
  • Investment Banking
  • Real Estate Capital Markets
  • Private Equity Finance
  • Valuation
  • Volatility
Please note that this is a selection of courses and is subject to change. For more information, visit the course index.

Especially Applicable to Careers in Finance and Real Estate such as:

  • Asset Management
  • Corporate Finance
  • Equity and Fixed Income Research
  • International Sales/Emerging Markets
  • Investment Banking
  • Private Client Services
  • Real Estate Finance
  • Sales and Trading

Watch the videos below to learn more about Finance at Stern:

Alumni Journeys
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Juan Guzman, MBA 2007
Vice President, Advisory, Blackstone
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Simran Kaur, MBA 2009
Vice President, Investor Solutions, Barclays
The Future of Business: Finance & Real Estate
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Professor Charles Murphy
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Professor Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh
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Professor Robert Whitelaw
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