Applied Investment Management Program

Curriculum

Applied Learning enhances the theory and skills taught in the classroom with practical and useful experiences.  It is implemented in a variety of ways such as classroom speakers, mentors, student organizations, site-visits, academic competitions, a professionally-equipped research room, student-managed equity and fixed-income portfolios, and internships.

Curriculum & Academic Requirements

Students interested in double-majoring in the AIM program (working on a second major besides finance) are encouraged to meet with Dr. Krause in advance to plan coursework.

Courses

AIM Program Requirements (Investments Track):

  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Analysis of Corporate Financial Statements
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Investment Analysis
  • Fixed Income Securities        
  • Introduction to Applied Investment Management
  • Research and Financial Analysis
  • Valuation and Portfolio Management
  • Advanced Investment Management, Ethics and Society
  • Internship

One of the following: Advanced Accounting; Introduction to Econometrics; Introduction to Financial Derivatives; Investment Banking; Alternative Investments; Investment Management; Business Applications Development  

One of the following: International Accounting; International Currency Markets; International Finance   

AIM Program Requirements (Private Equity & Banking Track):

  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Analysis of Corporate Financial Statements
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Investment Analysis
  • Introduction to Applied Investment Management
  • Investment Banking
  • Private Equity, Society and Ethics
  • Applied Financial Modeling
  • Internship

Two of the following: Advanced Accounting; Introduction to Econometrics; Introduction to Financial Derivatives; Fixed Income Securities; Entrepreneurial Finance; Alternative Investments; Investment Management; Business Applications Development

One of the following: International Accounting; International Currency Markets; International Finance