Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

Finance Track

Finance Track

If you're considering the Finance track, you should have a deep interest in finance and a desire to use quantitative finance skills in your planned career. The finance track will prepare you for careers such as:

  • Financial analysts at companies that supply financial data and analytic tools
  • Financial analysts at companies that process/analyze large amounts of financial data (e.g. rating agencies, commercial banks, investment banks, consulting firms)
  • Financial analysts at asset management companies (e.g. mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity firms, pension funds, endowments and foundations)
  • Financial analysts supporting sales and trading at brokerage firms
  • Financial analysts at public corporations that provide financial performance information to investment analysts
  • Risk management analysts at large corporations, financial institutions, and financial regulators to support the understanding of risks in portfolios of securities (including stocks, bonds, currencies, commodities, futures, options, and derivatives) and how to manage or hedge them