Watch: Coding Opens Doors in Finance

One year ago if you had told Jaime Staengel, a 2018 MS in Finance graduate, that she would be coding, she “would not have believed you.” But because Simon’s MS in Finance program is STEM-designated, she found herself doing just that in her Quantitative Finance with Python course. She now understands that coding opens doors in finance, including the ability to obtain and analyze large quantities of data to derive insights and drive decision-making.

These skills paid off in big way. Jaime interviewed with a Simon alum at Corning Inc. and was offered a full-time position in a quantitative finance role.


What doors will an MS in Finance from Simon open for you? Apply now

Still have questions about the MS in Finance program? View the recording of our recent “MS in Finance Information Session” webinar. We also encourage you to register for our “MS @ Simon The Student Experience” webinar on Friday, November 16 at 9:00 a.m. EST. Students from all four programs—Accountancy, Business Analytics, Finance, and Marketing Analytics—will talk about their personal experiences in the MS programs, discuss how to prepare for life as a Simon student, and address commonly asked questions. Remember: if you attend the live session, you’ll receive a $90 application fee waiver!

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