Tips for Getting Jobs in Corporate Finance

  • Obtain a Internship and/or Study Abroad for a semester
  • Choose Accounting as your two-piece course sequence unless you have a very strong interest in another area
  • Obtain a leadership position in a student organization
  • Participate in Business Case Competitions, Simulation such as Penn State’s Next CEO or the annual J&J Case Competition, and trading competitions such as Penn State’s Global Trading Competition
  • Attend company presentations on campus and job fairs
  • Research the company and industry before an interview