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Babson College, Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investment and Finance Accounting Program Profile

Written by AnonymousFebruary 29, 2012
Babson College

Babson College
Babson Park, Massachusetts
Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investment and Finance
Bachelor of Science, Accounting

The Department of Accounting and Law at Babson College is within the Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investment and Finance. The Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investment and Finance is home to the Babson College Fund, one of the nation's only student-managed investment funds. Accounting majors can utilize resources available in the working lab for pursuing and studying financial analysis. The Cutler Center for Investment and Finance has made Babson College the only college in the U.S. that provides Bloomberg Certification to undergraduate students. The Cutler Center is the hub for finance-related activities on campus and works to advance the understanding and practice of investments for students. Accounting is the most popular major at Babson College, and the business program has been nationally recognized as one of the top 20 business programs by Bloomberg Businessweek for the past 14 years.

What's the school's contact information?
Babson College
Stephen D. Cutler Center for Investment and Finance
Department of Accounting and law
231 Forest Street
Babson Park, Massachusetts 02457
Phone: (781) 239-4576

Type of school? Private

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $40,400
Room and board: $13,330
Books and supplies: 1,020

What's the typical student profile?
Babson College has a total enrollment of 1,956 undergraduate students. Of the student population, 57 percent are male and 43 percent are female. Approximately 72 percent of all students are from out of state.

What type of test scores do I need?
Range for SAT Critical Reading: 570-660
Range for SAT Math: 630-720
Range for SAT Writing: 600-684
Range for ACT Composite: 26-30
Average High School GPA: A-/B+

Regular application deadline: November 1

Career and placement:
Babson College has the reputation of producing hands-on, confident graduates who tend to embark on their career search with clear goals. Alumni play a crucial role in supporting and encouraging the career goals of recent Babson College graduates. Students have the option of joining five different alumni groups. Joining these groups, help recent graduates network and find employment all over the globe.

The school’s, Babson Career Connections, provides weekly articles about searching for jobs, fine-tuning resumes, giving a positive interview and other topics pertinent to finding a job. Regular workshops on relevant topics are also hosted at Babson Career Connections. The Babson Career Connections website offers job search options, senior weekly emails for senior undergraduates and regular memo networking tips and suggestions.

All data is as of 2012.