College Minor?

Right now I am majoring in Finance, trying to figure out a minor that will help me most. I've seen a lot about the rise in code within Finance.Comp Sci?Econ?Math?

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  • Analyst 1 in IB - Cov
Oct 14, 2021 - 2:56pm

Might be an unpopular opinion but I'd do something you genuinely enjoy that might not be as "useful".

I majored in finance and minored in philosophy. Really enjoyed both for different reasons. It was great to have a minor that I feel like allowed me to use a different part of my brain and develop totally different skills. You could definitely do CS or another technical minor, but since fin is technical in and of itself, it might be nice to explore something totally different that you genuinely enjoy.

Oct 14, 2021 - 3:27pm

Philosophy is something that has caught my eye as a minor. Trying to find the right balance for what I want vs what I need. Thanks for the comment

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  • Associate 1 in VC
Oct 14, 2021 - 4:39pm

I minored in some sort of random communications thing to do with e commerce. Took a lot classes I aced with a lot of attractive non business girls so worth it. Just have fun with your minor.

  • Prospect in IB - Gen
Oct 14, 2021 - 5:46pm

If your finance degree does not have a lot of accounting courses built in I would recommend doing that, helpful in general but especially for recruiting purposes. 

  • Intern in IB - Gen
Oct 14, 2021 - 5:56pm

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