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Capital Markets Center: Access real-world industry tools through a facility that replicates experience and technology of a Wall Street trading room.

Financial Management Association: Learn about corporate finance, banking and investment through dynamic speakers, educational trips and networking events.

Financial Planning Association: Meet financial planners and create opportunities for internships and business contacts within the field.

Gamma Iota Sigma: Research and network with fellow students pursuing careers in risk management, insurance and actuarial science.

Kornblau Real Estate Program: See our full list of connections to the real estate industry, including the Kornblau Institute and Real Estate Circle of Excellence.

Student Managed Investment Portfolio: Gain real-world investment experience through management of an equity portfolio for the School of Business Foundation.

Rho Espilon: Learn about the many dimensions of residential and commercial real estate while networking with students and real estate professionals.

Risk and Insurance Studies Center: Work with our corporate partners to prepare for careers in risk management, financial services or other areas of the insurance industry.

2019-2020 School of Business Department of Fire, Insurance, and Real Estate Award Winners

2019-2020 School of Business Department of Fire, Insurance, and Real Estate Award Winners

Monday, May 4

Each year the VCU School of Business departments recognize the outstanding achievements of select students.

Coronavirus Updates

Coronavirus Updates

Wednesday, March 11

View VCU's latest COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates and Resources

A Single Interview Changed His Whole Life, Now He's Paying It Forward

A Single Interview Changed His Whole Life, Now He's Paying It Forward

Tuesday, November 5

Fifty years ago, the VCU School of Business taught Mike Kline interview techniques that it transformed his life.

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Quick Facts

Level II actuarial program by the Society of Actuaries

Recognized by the CFA University Recognition Program

BSRE and MS in Real Estate degrees approved by the Appraisal Foundation