Special Opportunities

Stonehill College Inspire Finance Initiatives

Stonehill College Inspire Finance Initiatives (SCIFI) is a multi-year course of study designed to enhance the critical thinking and analytical skills of participants through hands-on academic and security analysis experience. It combines a demanding course of study with internships, mentoring and management of real-money to represent a truly differentiated experience for our students and participating professionals. SCIFI comprises the Skyhawk Investment Group, LAUNCH: Women in Finance, and ENGAGE: SCIFI Financial Leaders Program. 

Internship Opportunities

Places where Stonehill students have recently interned include:

  • Advisor Assist LLC
  • AE Ventures
  • AFLAC Inc.
  • Akamai
  • Barney's New York
  • Bose
  • Boston Financial Partners
  • Conquest Capital Partners
  • Dell EMC
  • Dunkin’ Brands
  • Eaton Vance Management
  • Fidelity Investments
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Merrill Lynch
  • The Prudential
  • Samsonite
  • State Street Bank/State Street Global Advisors
  • U.S. Marshals Service
  • WCVB Channel 5 Boston

The Finance program exposed me to a great deal of knowledge and, more importantly, taught me how to apply that knowledge in a work setting. The professors’ style eases the transition from the classroom to the conference room and puts you in a great position to succeed from the start.

Career Development Resources for Students

The Stonehill Career Development Center offers extensive assistance to students in academic degree and career decisions; applying to graduate school; and finding internships, mentors and postgraduate service opportunities. 

Finance-specific career resources

  • SCIFI program advising, application assistance and internship recruiting. 
  • Extensive on-campus recruiting program for internships and entry-level positions.
  • Annual career fairs.
  • Various industry-specific career lunches.

Active alumni mentors

The Finance program boasts more than 60 active alumni mentors, including:

  • Accenture
    CTS Specialist
  • Boston Consulting Group
    Consultant
  • Brown Brothers Harriman
    Senior Operations Specialist
  • GE Capital
    Senior Manager of Global Strategy
  • Goodwin Proctor LLP
    Associate
  • Patriot Financial Group
    Managing Partner
  • State Street Global Advisors
    Chief Investment Officer