Carlson School of Management

Career Choices

Our program gives students a hands-on experience in the inestment management field by giving them full responsibility of portfolio management.

The Carlson Funds Enterprise plays a large role in connecting students with professionals in the local finance community.The program enables students to gain more insight into the different financial careers available to them throughout the industry and students thatgradate from the CFE program often have a better idea of what they want to do after graduation than most finance students.

'A Day in the Life' SeriesA Day in the Life

As students get closer to graduation, they start thinking about the different career paths they wish to pursue and continue to ook for resources to help them through their search. The CFE provides valuable resources to students about the different types of jobs available to them and new to our pool of resources is a series entitled "A Day in the Life." This series gives a quick and honest look at what our analysts would experience on a typical day should they choose to pursue a particular type of career. View our booklet online.


Popular careers for MBAs involved with CFE include:

Areas of Interest Roles Companies

Investment Management
Hedge Funds
Private Equity
Sales & Trading
Investment Banking

Portfolio/Fund Manager
Portfolio Analyst
Buy-Side Investment Analyst
Sell-Side Analyst
Institutional Sales Representative
Wealth Manager
Equity Research Associate
Equity Analyst
Investment Product Manager/Sales Representative
Global Fixed Income Analyst

Ameriprise Financial
Federated Insurance
General Mills
Piper Jaffray
US Bank
Wells Fargo

Full List of Companies

Resume books of our MBA Analysts are available to recruiters by request and can be fulfilled within 24 hours. To request a book, please contact CFE.

For more information on careers in any of these fields, please visit the Graduate Business Career Center.

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