Invest and develop
An interest in finance, wealth and economics can lead you to a very lucrative future. In the investment management program, you’ll study the crests and troughs of the financial world. You’ll learn to evaluate risk and predict opportunities for advancement. You’ll even work with and learn from top technologies such as market simulations.
Plus, you’ll study with experts who have successfully managed large company portfolios at over $500 million. You’ll attend workshops and lectures led by successful professionals in the asset management industry, and get a solid foundation in finance to prepare you for work with large corporations and private entities.
What you’ll learn in the investment management program
- Evaluate risk, manage portfolios and predict opportunities
- Gain real-world experience with internships and hands-on learning
- Analyze financial statements, debt securities, equity securities and derivative instruments
Learning doesn’t get more innovative than this.
At Lynn University, we embrace technology by encouraging our students to engage with course content through iPads, and our professors can develop custom course materials.
Investment management curriculum
At Lynn, coursework combines core curriculum classes and investment management classes beginning in your first year. That means you’re able to study the topics that interest you the most right away. In this program, you're required to complete the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) course and certification, and the series seven course and certification as part of two of the major courses.
BUS 321 Investment Theory
Explore the role of investment banking in the financial organization, along with investment banking houses, relations of investment banking to other financial institutions, regulation of investment banking and the security markets, and current problems and developments in investment banking.
BUS 324 Portfolio Management
Survey the unique opportunities and challenges faced by firms and individuals in an investment environment. Examine the diversity and complexity of the investment environment and how it affects workers through text, lecture, case analysis, selected readings and classroom activities.
BUS 395 Global Financial Markets
Examine the workings of the international financial management environment, foreign exchange risk management, multinational working capital management and financing of foreign operations.
Graduates must complete a total of 120 credits.
Investment management careers
With all the experiences you gain from this program, you’ll be ready for a lucrative career in investment management as soon as you graduate. And you have plenty of jobs to choose from in the investment and asset management industry, including:
- Private banker
- Investment banker
- Wealth manager
- Stock broker
- Trading desk trader
- Bank executive
Our alumni have used their Lynn education and experience to collaborate with companies including:
- Banyan Capital Management
- Maclendon Wealth Management
- Banco Bilbao Vizcaya
- Ernst & Young
- Morgan Stanley