Master of Financial Engineering Program

Placement Reports

Full-Time Employment & Internship Statistics Class of 2005

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Full-time Statistics Internship Statistics
  • 93% of graduates sought employment after graduation. (55/59)
  • 91% of graduates who sought employment received a full-time offer within 3 months of graduation. (50/55)
  • 93% of graduates who sought employment received a full-time offer within 6 months of graduation. (51/55)
  • Base Salary
    • Average: $94,033
    • Median: $95,000
  • Signing / First Year Bonuses
    • Average: $41,621
    • Median: $40,000
  • First Year Compensation
    • Average: $133,618
    • Median: $130,000
  • 97% of students sought MFE internships (56/58)
  • 98% of students seeking internships held internships (55/56)
    • 98% of internships were paid. (54/55)
    • 2% other (1/55)
  • Average Internship Salary: $15,706
  • Median Internship Salary: $15,115

Updated September 22, 2005

  Updated September 13, 2006
Internship Companies 2005 Full-Time Companies

Advisor Software
Allianz Hedge Fund Partners
Barclays Bank
Barclays Global Investors (San Francisco and London)
BNP Paribas
Citigroup Global Investors (New York and Hong Kong)
Deutsche Bank (Taiwan)
Dow Jones
Fair Isaac
Fitch Ratings
Fitch Risk
Gifford Fong Associates
Goldman Sachs (London)
Hedge Fund (New York) **
Hedge Fund (San Francisco) **
Lehman Brothers (New York)
Marin Capital Partners
Mellon Capital
Mellon Capital
Moody's KMV
Morgan Stanley (New York)
Nicholas Applegate Capital Management
Nomura Securities
Oaktree Capital Management
Standard & Poor's
Wells Capital Management
Wells Fargo
WR Hambrecht

* Some companies had more than one MFE intern.
** Company preferred not to be listed.

American Century Investments
Aperio Group, LLC
Bank of America
Barclays Capital
BNP Paribas
Cal State Fullerton
CIFG Services Inc.
Countrywide Financial Corp
Deutsche Bank
Fannie Mae
Gifford Fong
Goldman Sachs
GSA - Global Statistical Arbitrage
Hedge Fund
Hitachi, Ltd., Japan
Intel Corporation
Investors Bank and Trust
J.P. Morgan Securities (Asia Pacific) Limited
JP Morgan Chase
Lehman Brothers
Mellon Capital Management
Merrill Lynch
Morgan Stanley
Nephila Capital
Nomura Securities
Prudential Financial
Quantal International, Inc.
Self Employed
Shinsei Bank
Standard & Poors
UBS - Hong Kong
United Capital Markets
Washington Mutual
Wells Fargo
WR Hambrecht Asset Mgt, LLC

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Full-Time Positions (Types)
ABS Analyst, Trading Analyst
Assistant Vice President, Structured Finance Associate, Asia ex-Japan Equities
Associate Associate, Capital Markets
Associate, Client Service Associate, Fixed Income Quantitative Research
Associate, Fixed Income Associate, Fixed Income
Associate, Global Research and Economic Dept, Wealth Management Associate, Interest Rate Trading
Associate, Quantitative Credit Research Associate, Sales & Trading
AVP Quantitative Finance, Enterprise Credit Risk Contractor FI trader/PM,
Credit Modeling Analyst, Credit Risk / Reporting Director
Engineer, Reinsurance Entrepreneur
Financial Engineer Financial Engineer, Analytics
Graduate Trainee, Debt Capital Market Junior Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Portfolio Solutions
Portfolio Manager, Asset Allocations, Global Market Index Group Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income
Quantitative Analyst Quantitative Analyst, Asset Management
Quantitative Analyst Quantitative Analyst, Asset Management
Quantitative Analyst, Quantitative Equities Quantitative Research Associate , Risk Management
Research Associate, Equity & Fixed Income Research Associate, Fixed Income Core Analytics
Risk Analyst, Credit Loss Modeling Application Risk Management Consultant I, Credit Administration & Portfolio Management
Senior Quantitative Analyst, Treasury Dept. Senior Associate, Corporate Value Consulting
Senior Quantitative Analyst, Portfolio Management Strategist (Senior Analyst), FICC (Fixed Income, Credit and Commodities)
Strategy Analyst, Global Advanced Active Instructor

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