Business, Consulting, Finance, & Marketing

Business, Consulting, Finance, & Marketing

Green Hall 441
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Students and alumnae are encouraged to begin exploring careers in Business, Consulting, Finance, & Marketing by exploring the resources below and scheduling an appointment in Handshake to meet with Casey Hurley (Career Advisor for Business, Consulting, Finance, & Marketing) or Christina Breitner (Career Advisor for Entrepreneurship & Business).




Consulting is a career pathway focused on helping clients and organizations solve problems. Examples of consulting careers include, but are not limited to, management/strategy, economic and healthcare consulting.


Finance includes careers that are broadly focused on helping individuals and organizations to manage, raise, and leverage capital. Examples include commercial banking, investment banking, asset management, and wealth management.

Business & Entrepreneurship

Business is very broad term, and includes both consulting and finance. It also includes careers in real estate, hospitality and service management, food and beverage, retail, transportation, energy and many other sectors.

Entrepreneurship is also a very broad term, but generally refers to transforming a conceptual idea to an actual new company or organization. Roles in a “start-up” environment can span many industries and job functions. But, the common factors in these careers are a high-paced, ambiguous environments where you have to quickly move from idea to taking action.


Advertising, marketing, market research, and communications are terms that tend to be overlap in the minds of many, and rightfully so; the functions are complementary and intertwined. Learn more about these fields through the resources below.

Business, Consulting, Finance, & Marketing

Green Hall 441
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

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Appointments can be scheduled in Handshake for Mon–Fri.


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Bonus resource: Economics Recruiting Newsletter
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Top Job Functions

Class of 2022 Top Job Functions in Business, Consulting, Finance, & Marketing
Data & Analytics
Engineering – Web / Software
Product / Project Management
Information Technology
Customer / Technical Support
Business Development
Advertising, Media, & PR

BCFM Graduates in the World

What they studied Where they work or attend graduate school What they do
Economics American Express Financial Analyst
Computer Science & Economics Bank of America Investment Banking Analyst
Art History Brandeis University Investment and Operations Analyst
Economics JPMorgan Chase & Co. Private Bank Analyst
Chemistry Fidelity Investments Analyst, Data Analystics & Insights
Data Science-Indiv Structured Goldman Sachs Project Manager
Economics Compass Lexecon Analyst
Physics & Art History MassMutual immerse (Strategy, Corporate Development and CMI only) Strategist Consultant
Political Science Cambridge Associates Investment Analyst
Economics BlackRock US Wealth Advisory Analyst
* Highlighted outcomes from 2022 graduates

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Projects for Peace Alumni Award (graduates)

Kate Dailinger
Kate Dailinger

Projects for Peace is a global program that partners with educational institutions to identify and support young peacebuilders and changemakers. The program encourages young adults to develop innovative, community-centered, and scalable responses to the world’s most pressing issues. Along the way, these student leaders increase their knowledge, improve skills, and begin to see themselves as agents of change. Since 2007, Projects for Peace has worked with approximately 115 colleges and universities to support almost 2000 projects.

Each year, the Projects for Peace Alumni Award will award up to $50,000 to support the continuing peacebuilding efforts of past Projects for Peace grantees. The Award is made possible through the Kathryn Wasserman Davis Collaborative in Conflict Transformation at Middlebury.  Campus application deadline typically in January. 

McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill (rising seniors & graduates)

Kate Dailinger
Kate Dailinger

The McCall MacBain Scholarships seek to bring together exceptional students from around the world who strive to engage in positive change by taking on meaningful leadership roles. McCall MacBain Scholars connect with mentors and participate in an interdisciplinary leadership program while pursuing a fully funded master’s or professional degree at McGill University! (Campus deadline typically in August.)