Traub Careers in Business and Finance Program

The Amherst College Loeb Center for Career Exploration and Planning’s Traub Careers in Business & Finance program is dedicated to coaching, advising, and preparing students for careers in finance, consulting, and general business. Students interested in these fields will explore industries and career paths, participate in dedicated programs to prepare for interviews and develop job search skills, learn how to successfully navigate interviews, and be well-prepared for internships and full-time positions.

Amherst students participating in the program will:

  1. Evaluate a broad set of potential careers (e.g., consulting, investment banking, investment management, hedge funds, private wealth management, private equity) both as a first step and subsequent opportunities
  2. Receive personalized career counseling
  3. Build technical and professional skills through workshops, seminars, immersion programs, alumni mentoring, competitions, and experiential learning
  4. Develop job search skills to find and secure relevant opportunities
  5. Hone personal/life skills to ensure success in interviews and full-time positions
  6. Learn to network with experienced alumni and potential employers