Student Managed Investment Fund
SMIF is a two-semester experiential course in which a select group of Bucknell seniors manages approximately $850,000 of Bucknell's endowment. Co-directed by Prof. Robert Needham, an outstanding teacher, and Prof. David Jensen, previous winner of the University's Lindback Award for Distinguished Teaching, the course exposes students to the intellectual and practical challenges of running a small investment company.
Internships for Management Majors
Internships provide management and accounting students with real-world business experience, professional development and networking benefits. Bucknell's Career Development Center helps students identify and apply for internships. Recently, students have interned with:
- Ernst & Young, Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Goldman Sachs Operations, Merrill Lynch
outside the classroom
Study Abroad for Management Majors
At Bucknell, management and accounting majors often enhance their studies by spending a summer, semester or year abroad through one of Bucknell's own "in" programs or through one of many approved programs around the world. Recently, management and accounting majors have studied in: Florence, Milan, Prague, Spain, Vienna