Prepare students for a successful career in the Financial Services Industry
To better prepare the students at the Mario J. Gabelli School of Business, the Center for Advanced Financial Education is to direct and cultivate a curriculum geared towards today’s current financial trends and analysis techniques.
Bridge the gap between academia and industry
To help bridge the gap between academia and industry, the Center for Advanced Financial Education develops ways for interaction that will help bolster students’ interest in various fields within the Financial Services Industry.
Provide support and information to the Financial Services Industry
As a research center, the Center for Advanced Financial Education aids in facilitating the flow of information to best answer questions from various news groups and area companies, alike. With the use of financial modeling, the Center primarily focuses on addressing those questions pertaining to investment decisions, current market trends and portfolio management.
Advance Financial Literacy
With its centralized location, the Center provides a means for obtaining a fundamental literacy by providing a library of literature ranging from personal finance to estate planning. Students are encouraged to participate in those projects promoting financial literacy outside the normal classroom setting.
The Center for Advanced Financial Education will strive to accomplish the following: