Investment banking out of University of California Santa Barbara?
I am planning on going to UCSB this fall and I was admitted with a Pre-Economics/Mathematics major. I want to end up working as an investment banker. Is it likely that a student from UCSB can land an investment banking job after college? Is it bad to go to UCSB if I want to do investment banking?
Asked By: SupraTTHeaven - 4/15/2009
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Go for a professional qualification like a CFA to boost your degree from UCSB. It's a great school but it's also a tough financial environment... More
Answered By: AJ - 4/19/2009
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Great School. You're lucky to have been accepted. Good major. It'll get you wherever you want to go.
Answered By: n_ricki - 4/15/2009
In this environment it is really hard to land an investment banking job. The industry is sort of in a low. I got a friend who just graduated from U Penn Wharton. and she is having trouble finding a job. honestly, i dont think UCSB is good enough to get a job at the big investment banks: Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley... More
Answered By: Miguel C - 4/15/2009
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