The Stephen L. Hawk Center for Investment Analysis provides a premier investment education for graduate and undergraduate students at the Wisconsin School of Business. The Center directly supports the Wisconsin MBA concentration in Applied Security Analysis Program (ASAP), where students use real world tools to manage in excess of $20 million in portfolios of equity, investment grade, high yield and Treasury bonds. Established in 1970, ASAP is one of the oldest running student managed investment programs in the world.
The Center’s connection to the investment industry is strengthened by a network of over 650 alumni who serve as weekly class speakers, mentors, employers, and advisory board members. Through firm visits, conference opportunities, and alumni events, students gain additional knowledge and experience to help launch their careers in investment research and portfolio management.