Award Date

Fall 2011

Degree Type

Professional Paper

Degree Name

Master of Hospitality Administration

Department

Hotel Administration

First Committee Member

Jean Hertzman, Chair

Number of Pages

78

Abstract

Statement of objective

The objective of this paper is to demonstrate the needs for investment knowledge at an early age, understand the power of financial independence for a successful future, explore the employment opportunities associated with participation in a campus investment club, and implement an investment club on a college campus targeted to hospitality industry students.

Keywords

Community college students; Finance; Personal – Study and teaching; Hospitality industry – Study and teaching; Investment clubs; Investments – Study and teaching; Schenectady County Community College

Disciplines

Community College Leadership | Finance and Financial Management | Hospitality Administration and Management

Language

English