Special Projects in Investments
- 1.5 credits
- Prerequisite: MBA Core/Admittance to the Investment Management Academy Required
For second-year MBA students admitted to the Investment Academy. Investment projects will be assigned and supervised by the faculty head of the Academy in cooperation with a practicing investment manager. The type of project allowed will be a function of the student’s career interests and the completed project will help show evidence of the student’s abilities and commitment to an investment career. Passing phase I of the CFA exam in June, after the first year of the MBA program, will also fulfill the requirements for this course. Enrollment in this course requires the approval of the faculty member in charge of the Investment Academy. A grade will be assigned based upon the quality and relevance of the completed project.
Kelley finance MBA students manage a live $400,000 portfolio through the Investment Management Academy.