Teaching financial literacy at an early age has taken on new importance in the current economic climate. In the mornings, students learn about the importance of saving and building a credit record, and how what they earn impacts their lifestyle choices. In the afternoons, students become engaged in the world of finance and the stock market in fun and interactive sessions in the exciting Global Financial Markets Trading Laboratory in the Anisfield School of Business at Ramapo College in Mahwah, NJ. This authentic stock market trading room, complete with electronic ticker display carrying financial data from multiple world markets, brings the experience of Wall Street and the global marketplace to your sutdent's summer. They’ll be able to say, "My parents gave me $1,000,000 and I used it to trade on Wall Street!" Simulated trading games and competitions. No prior knowledge needed.
- Middle States Association of Colleges and Universities