Ask the Dean: Answers
Oct 25 2012
First name: Sean

Question: How many years does it take to be an analyst in a investment bank?

Answer: Hello Sean! That’s a simple question with a not-so-simple answer as there are a lot of factors involved. First – different banks will have different hiring practices. Second – your work experience, academic experience, and aptitude will impact the qualifications required for the specific position. If you hope to be an analyst in an investment bank, I would strongly suggest that you meet with the faculty in the Accounting & Finance department to plan your course of study and discuss your plans for internships and experiential education in order to get a solid start. You should start by meeting with Dr. J.K. Yun (